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Artificial Leaf Turns CO2 Emissions Into Fuel

Artificial Leaf Turns CO2 Emissions Into Fuel

  • Published: Aug 3rd, 2016

Scientists are developing an artificial leaf that can turn carbon dioxide emissions into fuel.

Court Decision on Climate Plan Jolts Carbon Prices

Court Decision on Climate Plan Jolts Carbon Prices

  • Published: Jul 5th, 2016

The Supreme Court's stay of the Clean Power Plan made carbon prices in the Northeast tumble.

Scientists Turn Carbon Dioxide Emissions to Stone

Scientists Turn Carbon Dioxide Emissions to Stone

  • Published: Jun 9th, 2016

For the first time, carbon dioxide emissions from an electric power plant have been solidified.

Young Forests Can Store ‘Enormous’ Amounts of Carbon

Young Forests Can Store ‘Enormous’ Amounts of Carbon

  • Published: May 13th, 2016

Forests that regrow after being cut play an unexpectedly valuable role in sequestering carbon emissions.

Global 2040 Forecast Sees Only Slight Fall in Fossil Fuels

Global 2040 Forecast Sees Only Slight Fall in Fossil Fuels

  • Published: May 11th, 2016

Fossil fuels will still be the dominate energy source on the planet in 2040, a U.S. government forecast shows.

Fracking Hits Milestone as Natural Gas Use Rises in U.S.

Fracking Hits Milestone as Natural Gas Use Rises in U.S.

  • Published: May 6th, 2016

More natural gas is coming from fracking than ever before, and much of it is being used for electricity.

Satellite Shows U.S. Has the Most Gas Flares in the World

Satellite Shows U.S. Has the Most Gas Flares in the World

  • Published: Apr 29th, 2016

NOAA scientists have found more gas flares in the United States than anywhere else in the world.

Coal Decline Pushes Peabody Energy Into Bankruptcy

Coal Decline Pushes Peabody Energy Into Bankruptcy

  • Published: Apr 13th, 2016

Peabody Energy, the world’s largest coal producer, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Wednesday.