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India, Canada defend free trade as US imposes tariffs

Jan 23, 2018

Just hours after U.S. President Donald Trump approved tariffs on imported solar-energy components and large washing machines, the leaders of Canada and India come out forcefully Tuesday against any spiral down towards protectionism.

Trump applies tariffs to solar panels, washing machines

Jan 23, 2018

President Donald Trump approves tariffs on imported solar panels, washing machines; says move will protect US industry, jobs

Energy agency rejects Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear power

Jan 8, 2018

An independent energy agency has rejected a bid by the Trump administration to bolster coal-fired and nuclear power plants

Companies tout renewable energy projects for Massachusetts

Jan 1, 2018

Some entrepreneurs hoping to provide renewable energy for Massachusetts electricity customers are touting their projects in the run-up to the decision about which company could be chosen to help provide clean power to the Bay State

Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling _ and renewable energy

Dec 15, 2017

A tax bill moving forward in Congress would boost traditional forms of energy such as oil and gas while also supporting renewable energy such as wind and solar power

No Paris climate accord? No problem, bloc of states says

Dec 14, 2017

A program that reduces power plant emissions in the Northeast is being eyed by states looking to take action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Tesla wants to electrify big trucks, adding to its ambitions

Nov 17, 2017

Tesla says it will electrify trucking with 500-mile-range semi due out in 2019

US oil and gas 'resurgence' expected as global demand grows

Nov 14, 2017

A global energy watchdog says it expects the U.S. to become the undisputed world leader in oil and gas production after a resurgence in its industry to meet growing demand over the next two decades

Labor Department: Solar, wind jobs to boom over next decade

Oct 26, 2017

New data from the federal agency that tracks employment growth suggests blue-collar job seekers would do better to look to clean energy than coal

Australia rejects clean energy target for cheaper power

Oct 17, 2017

Australian government rejects plan to generate 42 percent of country's power from wind, solar energy

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