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Feds Opening Waters to Largest U.S. Offshore Wind Farm

A landmark wind rights auction will open up the largest offshore wind development area in the U.S.

7 Things To Know About the EPA’s Methane Limits

Seven things to know about the EPA's plan to cap methane emissions from oil and gas wells.

EPA Plans Oil and Gas Methane Emissions Cuts

The Obama administration is planning to slash oil and gas methane emissions 45 percent below 2012 levels.

Moisture Shortfall, Heat Threaten Southwestern Forests

To see what mountain forest fires of the Southwest will look like in the future, look back at 2011.

California Takes Lead In Developing Energy Storage

California is quickly becoming a leader in renewable energy storage development in the U.S.

Developing Cities Hold Big Key To Climate Action

Cities could triple their energy use in just a few decades. A new report shows how to maximize that trend.

EPA Chief: Weather, Climate Scientists’ Work Is ‘Essential’

Weather and climate scientists are key to climate change communication, EPA administrator says.

Limiting Tar Sands, Coal, Arctic Oil Is Key to 2°C Goal

To efficiently use remaining fossil fuels, some countries would need to sacrifice more than others.

Tropical Forests Play Huge Role in Inhaling Emissions

Tropical forests may absorb one-third of human fossil fuel emissions, a new study says.

Ocean Warming: Probing a Blue Abyss

Big climate news burbled out of the ocean in 2014. Most research findings were hot, but not pretty.

Washington State Offers Ambitious Cap-and-Trade Plan

Washington's governor has proposed a sophisticated and broad carbon cap-and-trade program.

Green Bonds May Help Limit Effects of Climate Change

Green bonds are drawing increased attention for financing projects that provide climate benefits.

NY Fracking Ban Divides Experts on Climate Impacts

Experts are divided on how the New York high-volume fracking ban will affect the climate.

Climate Accord Struck In Lima; Key Decisions Postponed

The Lima Accord set the framework for an unprecedented global pact to slow climate change.

Kerry: Agreement Essential To Overcome Climate Threat

The State Secretary dropped by the Lima climate talks to implore delegates to reach accord.

Lima Update: Draft Climate Pact Balloons To 52 Pages

It's tough going at the climate talks, where a draft agreement is getting longer instead of shorter.

West Coast States Rule Electric Vehicle Adoption in U.S.

State mandates and tax incentives make California the most popular state for buying an electric car.

Climate Financing ‘Not Possible’ For Governments Alone

High-level climate talks began on Tuesday, dominated by doubts about rich countries' financial pledges.

Giving Climate Pact Legal Teeth Could Make It Toothless

American political dysfunction could keep legally binding rules out of the next climate pact.

What’s At Stake in Lima Climate Talks

Negotiators are about to gather in Lima to thrash out the details of the first post-Kyoto climate treaty.

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Renewable Fuel Standard The federal Renewable Fuel Standard encourages U.S. corn ethanol producers to boost production to 9 billion gallons by 2008.

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