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Nuclear Decommissioning Threatens Climate Targets

Nuclear Decommissioning Threatens Climate Targets

  • Published: Jun 24th, 2017

Nuclear is now the largest low-carbon power source in Europe and the United States.

Swiss Voters Embrace Shift to Renewable Energy

Swiss Voters Embrace Shift to Renewable Energy

  • Published: May 22nd, 2017

Results show the Swiss population wants a new energy policy without depending on nuclear power.

Americans Used A Lot Less Coal in 2016; Here’s Why

Americans Used A Lot Less Coal in 2016; Here’s Why

  • Published: Apr 7th, 2017

Coal use in the U.S. fell 9 percent in 2016, even as the Trump administration seeks a coal industry revival.

Removal of Energy ‘Burdens’ Could Have Huge Impacts

Removal of Energy ‘Burdens’ Could Have Huge Impacts

  • Published: Mar 30th, 2017

President Trump's executive order on energy calls for the removal of "burdens" to domestic energy use.

Trump Budget Blueprint Eviscerates Energy Programs

Trump Budget Blueprint Eviscerates Energy Programs

  • Published: Mar 16th, 2017

The White House’s proposed budget forcefully kicks many federal climate-related energy programs to the curb.

Pruitt Dances on Climate, Calls for Change at EPA

Pruitt Dances on Climate, Calls for Change at EPA

  • Published: Jan 18th, 2017

Senators grilled EPA administrator nominee Scott Pruitt on climate change during his confirmation hearing.

U.S. on Track to Become Net Energy Exporter by 2026

U.S. on Track to Become Net Energy Exporter by 2026

  • Published: Jan 5th, 2017

The U.S. will become a net energy exporter by 2026, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Four Critical Energy Issues to Watch in 2017

Four Critical Energy Issues to Watch in 2017

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2016

As Donald Trump takes office, here are four energy issues to watch in 2017.