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Increasing Energy Efficiency with New Federal Incentives

  • Published: Feb 3rd, 2011

A new government initiative aims to increase energy efficiency by 20 percent in America's commercial sector by 2020

A Million New Vehicles, but Unknown Emissions Savings

  • Published: Feb 2nd, 2011

The U.S. aims to be a leader in advanced technology cars, but a new analysis says building them isn't the only hold-up to reducing vehicle emissions.

Climate Change and Global Food Production: Q&A with David Lobell

  • Published: Jan 25th, 2011

Following an error-riddled report last week that climate change may profoundly alter the global food supply in just nine years, an expert weighs in on the real risks.

Montana Meets Vietnam

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2010

A group of students from the University of Montana is learning first-hand about how climate change may threaten Southeast Asia.

Carbon Markets for Developing Communities

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2010

Carbon markets are primarily benefiting the largest emerging economies — but utilizing "suppressed demand" could help change that.

Getting the Carbon Out of Hydrocarbon Fuels

  • Published: Dec 22nd, 2010

Study shows how coal-to-liquid fuel technologies, if done right, could help reduce America's greenhouse gas emissions and dependency on foreign oil.

Coastal Marshlands Can Adapt to (Some) Sea Level Rise

  • Published: Dec 3rd, 2010

Most coastal marshes could be underwater by 2100 if sea level rise occurs rapidly, says new research.

Energy Outlook Portends High Oil Prices, Low Adoption of Hybrid Vehicles

  • Published: Nov 16th, 2010

The IEA's 2010 "World Energy Outlook" forecasts a rough road ahead for meeting ambitious energy and climate targets.