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Europe’s Energy Crisis Forcing Power Companies To Switch To Coal

European utility providers are preparing to switch to alternative energy sources to meet demand, including carbon-rich coal, as gas supply problems continue, analysts have said. If energy providers are forced to compete for the limited amount of gas supply, prices…

The Dirty Truth About China’s Secret Energy Strategy

The billowing clouds of steam and smoke are visible from miles away. As night falls and the lights turn the sky neon bright as far as the eye can see, the chimneys keep remorselessly pumping out their toxic fumes. This…

U.S. eyes wetland restoration as hedge against climate change – E&E News

Americans have been draining wetlands for farming and development since Colonial times. But climate change may reverse that tide — from destruction to restoration. Federal scientists are studying whether heat-trapping carbon dioxide can be sucked out of the atmosphere and…

U.N. Climate Conference President On ‘Last Best Chance’ To Combat Global Warming – NPR

NPR’s Ari Shapiro speaks with Alok Sharma, president of the United Nations climate change conference COP 26, which is set to take place in Glasgow after being postponed a year. ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: Can one global summit change the fate…

Commentary: Republican responses to climate change and COVID-19 are disastrous – Austin American-Statesman

For decades, Republican politicians followed the lead of their benefactors in the oil, gas and coal industries by denying that global warming was occurring, despite mounting scientific evidence otherwise. Instead, they attacked the science and scientists.                                                                  Then, as glaciers melted, sea…

Deserted Factories Show How China’s Electric Car Boom Went Overboard

Visitors to Byton Ltd.’s website are greeted with color-saturated images of shiny electric cars gliding along manicured streets. Those paying a visit to the automaker’s factory in Nanjing, eastern China may be less impressed. (Pictured: deserted EV factories in Nanjing)…

America’s climate change conclusion | TheHill – The Hill

America’s climate change conclusion appears clear: It’s time to face the facts and end the country’s self-deception about its paltry climate change efforts. For America, the climate change conclusion is a continuation of business as usual with few changes that…

Tesla Dodges N.M. Regs By Opening New Service Center On Tribal Land

Tesla’s business model is unique in many respects. From its reliance on green energy credits to its frantic pursuit of self-driving technology, there are many things that make the automaker stand out in the industry. But one of the company’s…

A proposal to plant a trillion trees to save us from climate change may not be realistic. Here’s why – Salon

During his 2020 State of the Union address, President Donald Trump — whose presidency had yet to be derailed by the COVID-19 pandemic — tried to pass himself off as an environmentalist by throwing his wait behind the One Trillion…

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