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Bloomberg's climate pragmatism could turn off 2020 Democrats

Feb 12, 2019

Michael Bloomberg, a climate pragmatist, searches for lane in 2020 race for Democratic nomination

Democrats seek Green New Deal to address climate change

Feb 7, 2019

Democrats call for Green New Deal to address climate change and transform economy

Utility bankruptcy could be costly to wildfire victims

Jan 30, 2019

Pacific Gas & Electric Corp., the nation's biggest utility, has filed for bankruptcy reorganization in a bid to relieve itself of some of the billions of dollars in damages it could face as a result of California's devastating wildfires

Plans to privatize Puerto Rico power after Maria hit snag

Jan 28, 2019

Plans to quickly privatize Puerto Rico's hurricane-damaged electrical power system have hit a snag with the U.S. territory's House and Senate at odds over a bill to allow sale of the transmission and distribution system

Connecticut taps nuclear plants to generate clean energy

Dec 28, 2018

Connecticut selects nuclear power plants, wind and solar projects to help generate more clean energy

California aims to drop fossil fuels for electricity by 2045

Sep 10, 2018

California has set a goal of phasing out all fossil fuels from the state's electricity sector by 2045 under legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown

Robot boat sails into history by finishing Atlantic crossing

Sep 4, 2018

A Norwegian company's robotic sailboat has completed a transatlantic race for unmanned vessels, making it the first ever to complete the nearly decade-old challenge

New Mexico utility seeks to join western energy market

Aug 22, 2018

New Mexico's largest electric utility is asking state regulators for approval to join a trading market that allows participants in several western states to buy and sell energy to better balance supply and demand

Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar power

Aug 19, 2018

When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power

Solar cookout aims to woo traditional chefs, cut carbon

Aug 7, 2018

Solar cooker bash aims to win over finicky Chinese chefs, vanquish sooty mainstays

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