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Climate legislation remains a tense topic of debate in the Pacific Northwest politics. Why has a carbon-pricing program worked in British Columbia but not in Oregon?

ExxonMobil Worked To Shift Climate Blame To Individual Consumers
Cut off from the power grid and with fuel costs soaring, Syrians in a poor, embattled enclave have turned en masse to solar panels to charge their phones and light their homes and tents.
It might be more expensive than traditional solar farms. But not everything is about money.

EHN conducted a two-year study that found Pennsylvania families living near fracking wells are being exposed to high levels of harmful industrial chemicals. Our findings are documented in the four-part series Fractured: The body burden of living near fracking.

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Six months ago, Arizona showed the country how Democrats and Republicans could work together to come up with a 100 percent carbon-free electricity plan. Last week, the state showed how such a proposal, even when it seems like a done deal, can fall apart.

The Biden administration has moved to repeal a Trump-era regulation that it said weakened the government's ability to curb air pollution that threatens public health and is driving climate change.

Mayor Anne Hidalgo’s latest effort to rein in car use and fight pollution would prevent non-residents from driving across the French capital's historic heart in 2022.

The rapid growth of CO2 emissions in recent decades is heating and expanding the lower atmosphere, leading to its intrusion into the stratosphere, according to a new study.

A sprawling initiative identifies pollution hotspots so the communities affected by them can act. 
Left-wing climate and environmental justice activists believe it isn’t ambitious enough.
The facts are terrifying, but acting starts with being honest about what’s happening.
According to a new paper, the company’s own research showed that human activity was a contributor, but public statements suggested otherwise.
We pledged to reduce emissions by 30 per cent by 2030, but will financial institutions undermine this goal?

Local, state and federal governments must continue to take every possible action to mitigate the environmental disaster created by the plant's use of pesticide-treated seed corn to make alcohol.

When it comes to public image for our elected officials, being seen on a bicycle is as fraught as a first dinner with the in-laws.

Environmentalists warn carbon emissions from power-intensive bitcoin mining could harm efforts to limit global warming.

Carbon credits to cut US emissions may benefit big animal operations but lock out small, climate-friendly food producers.

a huge part of the climate problem is generated by us, simply living our daily lives, at home or at work.

Feeding the world is a necessity, but the process doesn't come without health risks - even in the form of air pollution.

There is growing awareness of cyptocurrency bitcoin's environmental impact - but just how dirty is it?

The Murrysville Watch Committee, a citizen group seeking to overturn the municipality's unconventional gas drilling ordinance, had its appeal heard this week by the state's Commonwealth Court.

You might think Volkswagen's $14.7 billion dirty diesel settlement in 2016 served as a warning not to tamper with vehicle emission systems. Apparently not.

A new study reveals how the oil company used "cutting-edge propaganda" to focus on fossil fuel consumption.

In a hotter world, we can expect more power outages — both from surging demand and from climate-driven disasters. The question is, how can we protect vulnerable people when the power goes out?

Scientists say they have created a possible alternative to plastic using a bacteria better known for turning stomachs. They call it “aquaplastic.”
Elon Musk, Tesla’s chief executive, blamed the amount of energy, increasingly generated from fossil fuels, used by Bitcoin.
More than 40 percent have no adaptation plan, a global survey suggests.
State officials want the petroleum industry to cut ozone-causing pollutants, but say understaffing will make enforcement tricky.
Ridership rates remain low in major U.S. cities, threatening the viability of public transit. 

On Wednesday, the EPA released a detailed and disturbing account of the startling changes that Earth's warming had on parts of the United States during Trump's presidency.

A troubled refinery in St. Croix announced Wednesday evening it would temporarily halt operations after raining oil on local residents for the second time in just over three months.
Energy infrastructure has increasingly come under assault, and analysts said the attack that cut off fuel supplies this week should be a “wake-up call.”