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What’s The Deal With Renewable Fuel Standards?

New legislation and competing business interests has brought renewed attention to renewable fuel standards at the federal government on down.

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Studies Show Rising Tides And Greenhouse Gases At The Surface

In cities like New York, flood zones have crept further inland, offering a small preview of the rising tides to come.

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Harvard Students Take Their School To Court Over Climate

Students want Harvard University, which has a massive endowment, to divest from fossil fuels in the name of the environment.

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Oil Prices Continue To Stay Low

Despite speculation from many investors that oil prices would surge somewhat by now, the price of a barrel of crude oil has not soared even close to the levels it was prior to its major drop at the end of last year.

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Tech Companies Make Eye-Opening Moves On Wind And Solar

Recently, a few major companies in Silicon Valley took strong actions to lessen their environmental impact and increase their renewable energy investments.

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Countries Agree To Draft Agreement On Climate Change, But It’s Complicated

Climate negotiations have continued with an eye towards a sweeping, but voluntary agreement in Paris this December.

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Obama Administration Cuts A Billion Dollar Clean Coal Project

While clean coal development and research is ongoing at federal and private sector levels, the Obama administration just took a giant step away from clean coal.

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Obama Administration Moves On Oil Drilling In The East, But Bans It In The West

The Obama Administration once again appears to be formulating divided policy, as it may move to ban oil drilling in part of Alaska and allow drilling off the Atlantic coast.

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Disney Takes “Frozen”-Themed Climate Change PSA Off The Table

Over the past eight decades, Disney has released PSAs on everything from venereal disease to taxes to saving the oceans, but Disney recently drew the line when they were approached with the idea to create an Arctic-focused PSA about climate change.

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Copenhagen Is Already Getting Ready For Ice Caps To Melt

In the face of increasingly severe rains and a lack of global progress on climate change, one neighborhood in Copenhagen is adapting.

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GOP Lawmakers Divided As New Congress Takes On Climate Change

From disagreements in the early days of the new Republican-held Congress to statements made at events, many Republican politicians have demonstrated disagreement on the science of climate change and the role government should play.

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