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State and Corporate Climate Action Just Got Serious

State and Corporate Climate Action Just Got Serious

  • Published: Jun 5th, 2017

More than 1,200 businesses and states have reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris climate agreement.

Fact-Checking Trump: Coal Mines Open, Prospects Bleak

Fact-Checking Trump: Coal Mines Open, Prospects Bleak

  • Published: Jun 2nd, 2017

The coal industry faces a bleak future despite small coal mine openings touted by President Trump on Thursday.

Trump’s Base the Big Winner from Paris Withdrawal

Trump’s Base the Big Winner from Paris Withdrawal

  • Published: Jun 1st, 2017

Trump’s decision to quit the Paris agreement handed a symbolic victory to his nationalist supporters.

World’s First Commercial CO2 Capture Plant Goes Live

World’s First Commercial CO2 Capture Plant Goes Live

  • Published: May 31st, 2017

The world's first commercial direct carbon capture plant is set to begin operations near Zurich this week.

Budget Guts U.S. Carbon Capture, Storage Research

Budget Guts U.S. Carbon Capture, Storage Research

  • Published: May 25th, 2017

The White House's proposed 2018 budget slashes funding for federal carbon capture and storage programs.

Electric Cars Becoming Popular As Grid Gets Greener

Electric Cars Becoming Popular As Grid Gets Greener

  • Published: May 24th, 2017

Electric car owners in Tennessee view climate benefits as nice extras — not as key selling points.

White House Budget Aims to Kill ‘Crazy’ Climate Science

White House Budget Aims to Kill ‘Crazy’ Climate Science

  • Published: May 23rd, 2017

The White House's 2018 budget targets federal climate science, regulations.

Focus on Carbon Removal a ‘High-Stakes Gamble’

Focus on Carbon Removal a ‘High-Stakes Gamble’

  • Published: May 18th, 2017

Don't bet the future of the climate on negative emissions technology, Stanford University scientists say.