Some Democratic Senate Candidates Want To Talk About Climate; Others, Not So Much

WASHINGTON -- While Republican Senate candidates are nearly unanimous in their desire to either ignore or deny the existence of global warming, the ma...

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Drill Baby Drill: The Secret Trade Memo

WASHINGTON -- The European Union is pressing the Obama administration to expand U.S. fracking, offshore oil drilling and natural gas exploration under...

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How Large-Scale Solar Power Can Reduce Pressure On Farm Land

This story originally appeared on Mother Nature Network.

Solar power has been growing like crazy in recent years, particularly in terms of utility-...

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White House Solar Panels Are Finally Up

WASHINGTON –- President Barack Obama will visit a Walmart in Mountain View, California, on Friday, where he will be tout the administration's push f...

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Feds Say Hydropower Capacity Could Be Doubled In U.S.

This story originally appeared on Climate Central.

The Grand Canyon was once targeted as a major dam site by the federal government, a project even...

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Environmental Groups Ask U.S. Trade Rep To Drop Complaint Over India’s Solar Policy

WASHINGTON -- A group of environmental organizations is calling on the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative to drop a complaint over India's solar ...

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This Invention Could Help Us Use Solar Energy Even After The Sun Has Set

This story originally appeared on Mother Nature Network.

Scientists at MIT and Harvard University have revealed a novel way to store solar energy i...

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The 20 Best Cities For Solar Power

In a speech this week at the University of Hawaii, former Vice President Al Gore called one key factor a "game changer" in the fight against climate c...

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Wind Power Is Trimming U.S. CO2 Emissions: Report

WASHINGTON -- The growth of wind power in the United States is putting a significant dent in emissions, according to a forthcoming report from the Ame...

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WATCH: Wind Power Is Looking Up. Way, Way Up.

It's a bird. It's a plane. It's a ... high-altitude flying wind turbine.

A company by the name of Altaeros Energies, borne from the labs at MIT, is...

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U.S. Tries To Wreck India’s Solar Industry While Pushing Fight Against Climate Change

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration talks a lot about the need to develop renewable energy around the world to curb climate change. But right now, ...

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Wind Farms Flourish Across The U.S. As Interest In Renewable Energy Skyrockets

Credit: U.S. Department of Energy

From Climate Central's Bobby Magill:

In New York and many other cities across the U.S., you’re likely to h... [Read more...]

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