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With Climate Agenda Stalled at Home, Biden Still Hopes to Lead Abroad

On his first day in office, President Biden recommitted the United States to the Paris climate agreement, noting in his inaugural address that “a cry for survival comes from the planet itself. A cry that can’t be any more desperate…

Court Decision Leaves Biden With Few Tools to Combat Climate Change

Electric vehicle sales have doubled over the past year, making up about 5 percent of new vehicle sales in the United States in the first quarter of 2022, compared with about 2.5 percent in the first quarter of 2021. General…

Can Natural Gas Be Used to Create Power With Fewer Emissions?

This article is part of Upstart, a series about young companies harnessing new science and technology. LA PORTE, TEXAS — It wasn’t like it is in the movies. Nobody pulled down a big switch on the wall, producing a satisfying…

Columnist writes US military views climate change as a big threat – The Herald-Times

A December 2021 poll by the Pew Research Center asked respondents to report their level of confidence in various groups to act in the best interests of the public. Three groups stood out as those for which respondents said they…

Nuclear Is Back on the Table for a Green Future

Maria G. Korsnick, president and chief executive of the Nuclear Energy Institute, a trade group that promotes nuclear power, said that the timeline was going to be much quicker than that — “like in the next year or two.” The…

Installing Rooftop Solar Can Be a Breeze. Just Look at Australia.

WOLLONGONG, Australia — I recently moved back here to my home country partly because I believe Australians can show the world how much money households can save through simple climate solutions like rooftop solar How is it that Australia, a…

Quick and dirty cash

Leaders from across the Americas are attending a summit this week in Los Angeles to discuss, among other things, how to build a sustainable future. One of the questions hanging over the meeting: Is there a place for oil and…

Shell, the Oil Giant, Will Sell Renewable Energy to Texans

HOUSTON — Shell said on Tuesday that it would begin selling electricity generated from renewable sources to residents and businesses in Texas, a move that brings the European oil company’s shift to green energy to the U.S. market. The announcement…

A Hotter World

India has contributed little to climate change: Home to 18 percent of the world’s population, it has emitted just 3 percent of planet-warming greenhouse gases. But India is suffering from climate change. It is happening right now: Over the past…

Biden Administration to Cut Costs for Wind and Solar Energy Projects

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration said on Wednesday it would cut in half the amount it charges companies to build wind and solar projects on federal lands, a move designed to encourage development of renewable energy. “Clean energy projects on…

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