01 Jun '17, 10pm

Elon Musk just quit presidential councils over Paris climate treaty rejection.

Elon Musk just quit presidential councils over Paris climate treaty rejection. In the weeks leading up to the 45th president’s gameshow-style verdict on whether the U.S. would continue to be a part of the landmark climate accord, many famous people tried to sway the famously approval-hungry Trump. One of those people was Musk, Tesla founder and would-be Mars colonist , who said he would have “no choice” but to leave the presidential councils on which he sits if Trump were to pull out of the accord. So when Trump kept his word , Musk kept his, too. Am departing presidential councils. Climate change is real. Leaving Paris is not good for America or the world. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 1, 2017 The electric vehicle- and solar-entrepreneur leaves positions on both Trump’s economic advisory board and his manufacturing jobs initiative, where he reportedly tried to lobby for a ...

Full article: http://grist.org/briefly/elon-musk-just-quit-presidential...

Tweets

U.S. out of Paris pact, so Elon Musk off Trump ...

greencarreports.com 02 Jun '17, 11am

John Voelcker Jun 2, 2017 Follow John Add to circle 'Revenge of the Electric Car' premiere: Elon Musk arrives in a Tesla R...

Tesla's Musk to quit White House councils if Trump pulls out of Paris climate deal

Tesla's Musk to quit White House councils if Tr...

inhabitat.com 01 Jun '17, 10am

to stay on President Donald Trump’s business advisory council after facing a barrage of criticism, including from customer...

Just a reminder, real climate champions do NOT support fracked gas

Just a reminder, real climate champions do NOT ...

desmogblog.com 03 Jun '17, 12pm

But while Bloomberg, a billionaire recently ranked as the ninth-wealthiest man in the world, has long fought against the p...

#ElonMusk to quit Trump advisory panels if US withdraws from #climate deal

#ElonMusk to quit Trump advisory panels if US w...

straitstimes.com 31 May '17, 7pm

WASHINGTON (AFP) - Tesla founder and technology luminary Elon Musk said on Wednesday (May 31) he would quit President Dona...

Musk Will Quit Advisory Panels If Trump Reneges...

cleantechnica.com 31 May '17, 11pm

Musk is a member of an economic advisory board and the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative. Previously, he has said it is prefer...

Musk Joins CEOs Calling for US to Stay in Paris Climate Deal

Musk Joins CEOs Calling for US to Stay in Paris...

renewableenergyworld.com 31 May '17, 7pm

As President Donald Trump nears a final decision on the Paris climate agreement , top corporate executives are mounting a ...

"We're getting out:" Trump pulls U.S. from Pari...

greenbiz.com 01 Jun '17, 9pm

President Donald Trump, in a wide-ranging and at times conspiratorial speech on Thursday, announced that he will move to e...

via @grist

grist.org 12 Jun '17, 9pm

What has Elon Musk been up to since ditching Trump’s advisory councils? Musk, the founder of Tesla, Space-X, and artificia...

Reports say Trump could pull out of Paris clima...

nrdc.org 31 May '17, 8pm

President Trump has been threatening to pull the United States out of the Paris Climate Accord for months. But the latest ...

The DOE says goodbye to the energy formerly kno...

nrdc.org 02 Jun '17, 4pm

President Trump announced on Thursday that the United States would begin the process to withdraw from the Paris climate ch...

Three Coal Plants Close the Same Day Trump Said to Exit the Paris Climate Agreement

Three Coal Plants Close the Same Day Trump Said...

greentechmedia.com 31 May '17, 10pm

As news broke today that President Trump is planning to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, two East Coast companie...

Trump made some pretty wild claims when announcing the U.S. exit from the Paris Agreement.

Trump made some pretty wild claims when announc...

grist.org 01 Jun '17, 7pm

Elon Musk just quit presidential councils over Paris climate treaty rejection. In the weeks leading up to the 45th preside...

@grist

grist.org 01 Jun '17, 4pm

As people nationwide rallied last year to support the Standing Rock Sioux’s attempts to block the Dakota Access Pipeline ,...

From the archives: What did I just do?

elbowglitter.com 10 Jun '17, 1pm

After all the testing I underwent with my weird heart and having to slow down my running permanently, I said that I would ...

@grist

grist.org 01 Jun '17, 10am

As people nationwide rallied last year to support the Standing Rock Sioux’s attempts to block the Dakota Access Pipeline ,...