Green Climate Fund: Fossil Fuels Will Be Completely ‘Excluded’

By Megan Rowling LIMA, Dec 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Green Climate Fund will invest in energy projects that shift away fro...

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Michigan May Redefine Fuel From Burning Tires As Renewable Energy

A Michigan bill aims to classify fuel made by burning tires and hazardous industrial waste as renewable energy, but environmentalists say that's setti...

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NextEra To Acquire Hawaiian Electric For $2.6 Billion

JUNO BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- NextEra Energy Inc. said Wednesday it plans to buy Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. to expand clean energy in Hawaii.


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Evangelicals Take A Stand For Clean Energy

WASHINGTON (RNS) Evangelicals are teaming up with environmentalists to support the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan to substantially reduce c...

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Bernie Sanders: Approving Keystone XL ‘Makes No Sense To Me’

As the Senate prepares to vote on the Keystone XL pipeline this week, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) reiterated his position that he doesn’t want it to...

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World’s First Solar-Powered Bike Lane Installed In The Netherlands

This story was originally published by City Lab and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.

It's tough to make cycling a...

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Lobbyist-Tied Group Accused Of Faking Support For Potentially Higher Energy Bills

Wisconsin is the latest state to see a national group attempting to influence state-level policies on utility rates and solar energy -- and this one u...

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Leo DiCaprio: Green Tech Can Soon Meet 100% Of Global Energy Needs

By Leila Conners -- Tree Media

The short film above, "Green World Rising," is the third episode in the Green World Rising series narrated by ac...

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Utility Group Tries To Rally Black Caucus Against Solar Incentives

WASHINGTON -– Representatives of an industry group representing electric companies met with staffers for members of the Congressional Black Caucus o...

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Big Utilities Want In On The Residential Solar Industry

Oct 22 (Reuters) - For years, the utilities responsible for providing electricity to the nation have treated residential solar systems as a threat. ...

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Biofuels Plant Converts Plant Waste To Ethanol

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A new biofuels plant in southwest Kansas represents the future of ethanol production in the United States, Energy Secretary Ern...

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Plentiful Natural Gas Won’t Stop Climate Change, Study Says

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cheap and plentiful natural gas isn't quite a bridge to a brighter energy future as claimed and won't slow global warming, a new s...

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