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Archive: Energy

01 Dec 2016

Why U.S. Coal Industry and Its Jobs Are Not Coming Back

by JAMES VAN NOSTRAND
President-elect Donald J. Trump has vowed to revive U.S. coal production and bring back thousands of jobs. But it’s basic economics and international concern about climate change that have crushed the American coal industry, not environmental regulations. READ MORE

14 Nov 2016

Obama’s Environmental Legacy: How Much Can Trump Undo?

Few groups were as shocked and chagrined by Donald Trump’s victory as the environmental community. Yale Environment 360 asked environmentalists, academics, and pro-business representatives just how far Trump might roll back President Obama’s environmental initiatives. READ MORE

11 Nov 2016

What a Trump Win Means For the Global Climate Fight

by DAVID VICTOR
Donald Trump’s ascension to the presidency signals an end to American leadership on international climate policy. With the withdrawal of U.S. support, efforts to implement the Paris agreement and avoid the most devastating consequences of global warming have suffered a huge blow. READ MORE

27 Oct 2016

On College Campuses, Signs of Progress on Renewable Energy

by BEN GOLDFARB
U.S. colleges and universities are increasingly deploying solar arrays and other forms of renewable energy. Yet most institutions have a long way to go if they are to meet their goal of being carbon neutral in the coming decades. READ MORE

20 Oct 2016

For European Wind Industry, Offshore Projects Are Booming

by CHRISTIAN SCHWäGERL
As Europe’s wind energy production rises dramatically, offshore turbines are proliferating from the Irish Sea to the Baltic Sea. It’s all part of the European Union’s strong push away from fossil fuels and toward renewables. READ MORE

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02 Dec 2016: To Fight Air Pollution, Four Cities Announce Ban on Diesel Cars By 2025

21 Nov 2016: Canada to Phase Out Nearly All Coal-Fired Electricity by 2030

15 Nov 2016: For Third Year in a Row, Carbon Emissions Flat as Global Economy Grows

03 Nov 2016: Even With Paris Pledges, World Could Warm As Much as 3.4 Degrees C By 2100

26 Oct 2016: At Least 74,000 Americans Live Near Oil and Gas Wells on Public Lands

19 Oct 2016: Can We Turn CO2 into a Useable Fuel? Scientists Say They Have Found a Way

10 Oct 2016: Trump Proclaims at Debate That ‘Coal Will Last for 1,000 Years’ in U.S.

07 Oct 2016: Scotland to Generate Some of World’s First Kite-Driven Power in 2017

06 Oct 2016: Methane Emissions From Fossil Fuels Much Higher Than Previously Thought

05 Oct 2016: Public Art or Renewable Energy? New Designs Aim to Produce Both


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