How Massachusetts v. EPA Force...

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How Massachusetts v. EPA Forced the U.S. Government to Take On Climate Change

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In Montana, Children File Suit...

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In Montana, Children File Suit to Protect ‘the Last Best Place’

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New Trump Nuclear Plan Favors ...

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New Trump Nuclear Plan Favors Uranium Mining Bordering the Grand Canyon

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A Plant in Florida Emits Vast ...

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A Plant in Florida Emits Vast Quantities of a Greenhouse Gas Nearly 300 Times More Potent Than Carbon Dioxide

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Long Phased-Out Refrigeration ...

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Long Phased-Out Refrigeration and Insulation Chemicals Still Widely in Use and Warming the Climate

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These Cities Want to Ban Natur...

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Cambridge, Massachusetts, got a surprise warning as it considered a natural gas ban to reduce its climate impact, but that might not stop the city or its neighbors.

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Even Louisiana’s Wealthier Nei...

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Industrial development usually targets poor communities, but Ascension Parish is one of the richest, and most toxic, places in Louisiana. Some residents say the financial benefits of living there outweigh the risks.

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South Dakota Backs Off Harsh N...

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At least seven other states have added stiff new penalties in the last few years for protesting near oil and gas pipelines and other ‘critical infrastructure.’

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A Major Fossil Fuel State Is J...

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Pennsylvania is the nation’s No. 2 natural gas producer, and No. 3 in coal. Its governor says ‘we need to get serious’ about the climate crisis.

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Government Delays First Big U....

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It ordered an expanded review for Vineyard Wind at the same time Trump is weakening environmental rules for fossil fuel projects that contribute to climate change.

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Trump Weakens Endangered Speci...

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The changes also let the government consider economic interests and could open doors to oil and gas drilling and mining in sensitive areas, including the Arctic.

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As Rooftop Solar Grows, What S...

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Almost every state has been weighing changes to how homes with solar are compensated for electricity they send to the grid. The results will impact solar growth.

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Scientists Track a Banned Clim...

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The chemical, used in foams and cooling, was banned under the Montreal Protocol to protect the ozone layer. It’s also a potent short-lived climate pollutant.

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Why we don’t know if plastics ...

May 9, 2019 by

Academics and regulators at odds over impact of chemical additives.

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Energy Department Proposes Out...

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[Translate] Environment The plan would create obstacles for clean energy—and saddle utility customers with higher costs. By Miles...

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AS TRUMP EXITS PARIS, AMERICA&...

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[Translate] Sam Fulwood III Trump’s retreat on climate policies forces cities to step up efforts to protect at-risk populations from...

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SENATE PANEL ADVANCES REGULATI...

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[Translate] THE HILL.COM A Senate panel advanced a half dozen regulatory reform bills Wednesday, including the Midnight Rules Relief...

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MILLIONS OF AMERICANS ARE DRIN...

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[Translate] Flint is not alone. Nathalie Baptiste   MOTHER JONES.COM Lukas Schulze/DPA/ZUMA America’s crumbling water...

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THE OBSERVER VIEW ON MARK ZUCK...

Feb 20, 2017 by

[Translate] Mark Zuckerberg The Observer view on Mark Zuckerberg Observer editorial His Facebook vision is anything but benign It is...

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HERE’S WHAT A DEFUNDED E...

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[Translate]    Environment The agency Trump plans to eviscerate does much more than fight climate change. By John Light The George...

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‘SPECTACULAR BETRAYAL...

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[Translate] By Deirdre Fulton / Common Dreams   VIA TRUTHDIG   New York’s Wall Street. (Dave Center / CC 2.0) President Donald Trump...

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PLUGGING AWAY – The Depa...

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[Translate] Reuters/Andrew Cullen Ben Adler – Grist And it’s just in the nick of time, since President-elect Trump has promised...

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SEN. WARREN CALL FOR REMOVAL O...

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[Translate] Dave Johnson   OUR FUTURE.ORG The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is supposed to regulate Wall Street. But it...

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Are We Really Free? Looking Ba...

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[Translate]   (Photo: Roberto Raimondo)PAUL BUCHHEIT FOR BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT The concept of “freedom” is at the very...

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THE UNSEEN SLAUGHTER UNDER THE...

Jun 12, 2016 by

[Translate] The Unseen Slaughter Under the Sea Ocean Defenders Alliance is on a mission to stop abandoned “ghost nets”...

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WHY THE ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING ...

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[Translate] Health & Science Most chemicals used in everything from cleaners to candy bars have never been reviewed by either...

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DECADES AGO, ROBERT KENNEDY EX...

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[Translate] Climate by Joe Romm CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service   Donald Trump is running on the erroneous...

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CHILDREN IN FARM COMMUNITIES P...

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[Translate] Civil Eats About the Writer Elizabeth Grossman is a senior reporter for Civil Eats focused on environmental and science...

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25 IMAGES OF MARKETS “RE...

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[Translate] By David Akadjian   Daily Kos Classics When economists talk about how a market “regulates itself,” what they...

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WHY RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE...

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[Translate] ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE This is the third in a series of blog posts on RMI’s Shine program. Shine is innovating and...

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