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Does Hitachi decision mean the end of UK’s nuclear ambitions?

Ever since Tony Blair rebooted support for nuclear power 13 years ago, British governments have been committed to a new generation of reactors to secure supplies and cut carbon emissions. However, those ambitions have yielded only one project under construction,…

Climate Change’s Giant Impact on the Economy: 4 Key Issues

Image Wading through flood waters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston in August 2017. “We know we can adapt to slow changes,” a Yale economist said. “Rapid changes are the ones that would be most damaging and painful.”CreditJonathan Bachman/Reuters By…

Forests can slow global warming, but growing evidence suggests they aren’t ‘climate saviors’ – Genetic Literacy Project

When it comes to fighting global warming, trees have emerged as one of the most popular weapons. With nations making little progress controlling their carbon emissions, many governments and advocates have advanced plans to plant vast numbers of trees to…

US Wind to Exceed Hydropower in 2019 for First Time

The latest energy and electricity forecasts from the US government has predicted that wind energy will outperform hydropower for the first time, providing a greater share of the country’s electricity mix in 2019. The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) published…

Can the U.S. Keep Its Nuclear Industry Afloat?

When nuclear energy is still widely seen as one of the most promising solutions to climate change, as well as one of the most efficient replacements for the more traditional carbon-packed fossil fuels on which we so heavily depend, why…

New Diet Guidelines to Benefit People and the Planet: More Greens for All, Less Meat for Some

Want climate news in your inbox? Sign up here for Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter. What should we eat? Depends on who is eating. That’s one of the principal conclusions of a comprehensive report that sets out targets on how…

Could a Future President Declare a Climate Emergency?

Welcome to the Climate Fwd: newsletter. The New York Times climate team emails readers once a week with stories and insights about climate change. Sign up here to get it in your inbox. Hi, everybody! Things have been heating up…

Global Warming Is Helping to Wipe Out Coffee in the Wild – The New York Times

Want climate news in your inbox? Sign up here for Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter Aaron Davis, a British botanist, has spent 30 years trekking across forests and farms to chronicle the fate of one plant: coffee. He has recorded…

Global Warming Is Helping to Wipe Out Coffee in the Wild

Want climate news in your inbox? Sign up here for Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter Aaron Davis, a British botanist, has spent 30 years trekking across forests and farms to chronicle the fate of one plant: coffee. He has recorded…