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How a Koch brother is combating climate change at a coal mine

What do Bill Koch, the Aspen Skiing Company, and environmentalists all have in common? Nothing, right? Actually, they're all supporting the deployment of technology that ...

Energy Efficiency in the Clean Power Plan

In its proposed Carbon Pollution Standards for Existing Power Plants (also called the Clean Power Plan), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposes a unique 2030 ...

Experts: Pro-Smog Pollution Report Is "Unmoored From Reality"

Ashes to Ashes: New plan to deal with Mansfield plant's coal residuals isn't much of an improvement

Coal is in the news, mostly in terms of climate change, dirty air and jobs. But burning coal for electricity gives us something else, too. ...

Rick Scott meets with climate scientists

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) met with a panel of climate scientists to learn about the impact of global warming on Tuesday.

Cities' Air Problems Only Get Worse With Climate Change

The threats from climate change are many: extreme weather, shrinking snowpack, altered ecosystems and rising and more acidic seas, to name a few. Another lesser-known ...

US: 100% of new generating capacity in July renewable

FERC figures reveal that last month renewable sources accounted for 100% of new generating capacity added to U.S. electricity grids. Solar accounted for 21 MW ...

Amanda Curtis taps NPRC staffer to run Senate Campaign

Democratic U.S. Senate nominee Amanda Curtis has tapped Clayton Elliot to manager her campaign.

Report: Latinos want environment-friendly candidates

Hispanics are increasingly more likely to vote for candidates who support climate change action and cleaner energy, according to a report out Wednesday.

Leonardo DiCaprio voices climate change film

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio is lending his voice and support to a new short film, bringing attention to climate change and calling for federal action over ...