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An array of academics, alumni of past administrations and think tank analysts have been serving the Biden campaign for months as volunteer advisers on climate change.
Despite an ongoing pandemic and economic uncertainty, energy and environmental issues remain significant factors in more than three dozen competitive House races that will likely help decide the size and makeup of the expected Democratic majority in the next Congress.

Kevin Rudd has called for solar panels to be made compulsory on all new buildings and increased incentives to be offered to households that do not yet have them as part of a "genuinely green recovery" from recession.

In an extraordinary diplomatic attack, Beijing suggested "troublemaker" US must answer to the international community for breaking the consensus on climate change.

An experiment in giving buildings smart energy analytics saved $95 million in energy costs in 6,500 buildings. If adopted nationwide, the savings could be enormous.

Valero Energy Corp will pay a $2.85 million civil penalty to settle allegations that the company and its affiliates violated Clear Air Act fuel requirements, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says.

Polls show about 70% of Pennsylvanians want their state lawmakers to do more to address climate change. StateImpact Pennsylvania asked you for examples.
We charted building emissions across building categories to compare the main sources of greenhouse gases in Pittsburgh buildings.

Bold action needed to mitigate impacts of changing climate already felt in urban and rural areas, and agricultural, forestry and recreation industries.

When Gordon Dalzell learned the Irving Oil refinery's air quality permit was up for review, he got to work.

Researchers found elevated levels of radioactivity on air particles measured downwind of fracking sites around the country. They say health effects are possible, though not imminent.
Biden and Harris are right to be skeptical of calls to ban hydraulic fracturing, and the science on climate change backs them up.
The company is redesigning its packaging to use less material, and employing AI to find the smallest possible package for each box.
An experiment in giving buildings smart energy analytics saved $95 million in energy costs in 6,500 buildings. If adopted nationwide, the savings could be enormous.
A green pivot will be a hard sell after four years of rolling back environmental rules.
The White House has dismantled major climate and environmental policies focused on clean air, water, wildlife and toxic chemicals. Here’s how it adds up.
The development of the Syradasaysky coal field and sea terminal gets go-ahead from the Russian Glavgosexpertiza.

Alberta's controversial war room will be ramping back up its pro-oilsands advertising soon, Premier Jason Kenney said in a virtual question-and-answer session during the UCP annual general meeting Saturday.

Simple changes in household behaviour could save thousands of millions of tonnes of greenhouse gas. That's the nugget that lies buried in the midst of International Energy Agency's latest report, which looks at pathways that global economies might take to cut emissions.

Ramón Cruz, a Brooklyn activist originally from Puerto Rico, is the first Latino to head the country’s oldest and largest environmental organization.

Who occupies the White House for the next four years could play a critical role in the fight against dangerous climate change, experts say.

Joe Biden is promising more middle-class jobs by promoting new, green industries in the fight against climate change.

With heat waves, wildfires, intense hurricanes, and other extreme weather events in the headlines, the ravages of climate change have become undeniable and unavoidable. Who or what is responsible for this?

Joe Biden last night said the U.S. will need to capture emissions from fossil fuel-burning power plants in order to meet his climate goals. His comments promise to cause dismay among far-left voters.

A former governor of Tennessee sees Kansas as a prime investment in solar power because of the state's high sun potential and current dependence on fossil fuels.

As recently as 2008 the GOP acknowledged that the Earth's warming was caused by human activity, and a commitment was made to reducing the nation's long-term use of fossil fuels. By the end of President Barack Obama's first term, however, the GOP completely reversed its position.

The Japanese government is about to announce the dumping of more than 1 million tons of radioactive water from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant into the sea. This is an official decision that could come by the end of October, according to Japanese media reports.

Texas facilities emitted 174 million pounds of pollution above permitted limits last year.
The great powers have taken big steps to fight global warming. Now attention turns to the rest of the world.
Genevieve Guenther, a former Renaissance scholar, studies how we discuss global warming—and how we don’t.
A federal judge in Montana has once again handed the Bureau of Land Management and its embattled former de facto acting chief, William Perry Pendley, another major legal defeat.

There is only one truly serious political problem facing all of us today, and that is climate change.

How Biden could use the powers of the presidency to protect vulnerable communities and hold fossil fuel companies accountable.