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The Senate Foreign Relations Committee votes on Rex Tillerson's nomination for Secretary of State Monday. At his confirmation hearing earlier this month, Tillerson disappointed some senators with his unpreparedness or unwillingness to discuss a range...
From: Mother Jones | By: Rebecca Leber | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Most likely, President Trump will get away with his conflicts of interest and ignore the warnings of officials
From: Salon.com | By: Elizabeth C. Tippett, The Conversation | Monday, January 23, 2017
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A new bill would require utilities to use only approved energy sources like coal, natural gas and nuclear power
From: Salon.com | By: Katie Herzog, Grist.org | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Years ago I traveled to Juarez, Mexico for work, staying across the border in El Paso, Texas and driving back and forth each day. On the Texas side, American life bustled on as usual: wide, well-maintained highways hummed with orderly traffic. Most of...
From: Singularity Hub | By: Vanessa Bates Ramirez | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Obama's lack of accomplishment is always presented by the left as some masterful stroke of strategic genius. The post Chronicle of Higher Education Pimps ‘Professor’ Obama for Academic Jobs appeared first on RedState....
From: Red State | By: Jim Jamitis | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Nigeria cement market is dynamic and has great potential for continued growth, despite the current economic challenges. The huge market size, level of infrastructural development and massive desire for housing are positive indicators. Focus on infrastructure...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Tony | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Global water usage is growing twice as fast as the population. Could we turn salt water potable on a mass level?
From: Salon.com | By: Diane Stopyra | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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A group of Wyoming legislators in the state's House and Senate -- all representing coal country and all avowed climate deniers -- have introduced a bill that would ban Wyoming power companies from using solar or wind power by 2019, and requires non-renewable...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Quercus, which specialises in renewable energy projects, expects to open an office by the summer, probably within the free zone of Dubai Multi-Commodities Centre.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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How Panasonic is adding the brains to the smart city it is building near DIA.
From: Denver Post | By: Tamara Chuang | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Three investor-owned California utilities—Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), Southern California Edison (SCE), and San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)—have submitted applications to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Monday, January 23, 2017
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A startup based on work conducted at the School of Engineering and Technology at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis has received a one-year STTR Phase I grant of $225,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support development...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Monday, January 23, 2017
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The nation’s biggest offshore wind project is up for approval, a test of how far states can pursue a clean-energy agenda in the Trump era.
From: New York Times | By: DIANE CARDWELL | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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The visit will significantly strengthen economic and trade relations, leading to more investment flowing into India from the UAE.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Monday, January 23, 2017
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The visit will significantly strengthen economic and trade relations, leading to more investment flowing into India from the UAE.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Monday, January 23, 2017
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It's plausible that Trump could talk about a Mars mission sometime in the very near future.
From: Denver Post | By: The Washington Post | Monday, January 23, 2017
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by Jenni Moore Kenneth Huey I've been an Obama fan ever since his speech at the Democratic Nation Convention in 2004, where he won me over with his willingness to embrace change, and his resounding emphasis on listening to young people. Despite certain...
From: The Stranger | By: Jenni Moore | Friday, January 20, 2017
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China, India and even the leaders of large corporations are eager to have a bigger role in fighting global warming, meetings at the World Economic Forum showed.
From: New York Times | By: HIROKO TABUCHI | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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Disclosure: I sell solar power systems in New Zealand. — Via: Christian Science Monitor: While renewable-energy use has grown substantially over the last few years, the regulatory environment remains volatile. Some states have worked hard to stimulate...
From: Cryptogon | By: Kevin | Monday, January 23, 2017
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"Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Crown Prince share a very personal bond and a very close relationship," says Indian minister Piyush Goyal.
From: Khaleej Times | Monday, January 23, 2017
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 If you’re not paying attention to what’s going on in energy, you should. We’ve seen this movie before. Spoiler alert: There’s massive economic opportunity ahead. How massive? Imagine standing in 1992, knowing that Google, Akamai, Netflix, Facebook,...
From: TechCrunch | By: Brian Lakamp | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Renewable energy is now the cheapest option, on average, for new electricity capacity around the world — developed countries like the US as well as developing countries. As I noted the other day, we need to keep channeling this message to the broader...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Zachary Shahan | Monday, January 23, 2017
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Eight years ago on Jan. 20, scientists named a climate monitoring location in a desolate bay after Obama
From: Salon.com | By: Brian Kahn, Climate Central | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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The California Air Resources Board has released details on its proposed plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40%, as compared to 1990 levels, by the year California Air Resources Board’s Plan To Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions 40% By 2030 (Below 1990...
From: CleanTechnica | By: James Ayre | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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With prices finally rising, the country's heavy dependence on imports is creating a vicious circle that is trickling down and hurting small businesses. Electric vehicles offer one possible solution, foreign correspondent Rebecca Bundhun writes.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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President Donald Trump has disputed climate change, pledged a revival of coal and disparaged wind power, and his nominee to head the Energy Department was once highly skeptical of the agency’s value. What this means for states’ efforts to promote...
From: Free Republic | By: Associated Press | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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The Senate minority leader wasn't just boring and long-winded on Friday. He gave Trump the kind of political cover that Democrats will come to regret.
From: Politico | By: Michael Grunwald | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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'An Inconvenient Sequel' takes viewers to Georgetown, Texas, which will soon draw all of its electricity from wind and solar. Could stories like this one point toward a possible shift in conservatives' energy policy?...
From: Christian Science Monitor | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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HONOLULU (AP) — President Donald Trump has disputed climate change, pledged a revival of coal and disparaged wind power, and his nominee to head the Energy Department was once highly skeptical of the agency's value. What this means for states'…
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This trip had everything—strangers bonding, ribald humour, a bottomless well of snacks and even a self-appointed bus mom The post What it Was Really Like to Ride the Women’s March Bus to DC appeared first on Flare....
From: Flare | By: Flare Staff | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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PETALING JAYA: Palm oil mill manufacturer Dolphin International Bhd is entering the biogas business and changing its business model to earn more recurring income, following the acquisition of a biogas company which already has a 16-year concession to...
From: The Star Malaysia | By: By NICHOLAS CHENG | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Investing in utility companies isn't like money in the bank.
From: Forbes | By: Panos Mourdoukoutas, Contributor | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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The most popular CleanTechnica stories of the week were Tesla Powerwall + Solar, SolPad, Gigafactory Solar Roof … (Top 20 CleanTechnica Stories of the Week) was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Zachary Shahan | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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HONOLULU (AP) — President Donald Trump has disputed climate change, pledged a revival of coal and disparaged wind power, and his nominee to head the Energy Department was once highly skeptical of the agency’s value. What this means for states’...
From: Seattle Times | By: CATHY BUSSEWITZ and GEOFF MULVIHILL | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Donald Trump has already purged references to climate change from the White House website. The post Trump Purges White House Website Of Climate Change References appeared first on Oliver Willis....
From: Oliver Willis | By: Oliver Willis | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Electric power utilities passed a significant milestone in carbon emissions last year.
From: CNBC | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Hyperloop transportation projects from Dubai to Abu Dhabi, and Dubai to Fujairah are already in the works.
From: Khaleej Times | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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People who favor investing in a way that helps preserve the environment have more options than strictly focusing on companies that offer Earth-friendly products or services.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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Two decades after the advent of the Kyoto Protocol to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, its namesake city is planning to commemorate the agreement this year with a number of events while moving forward with its own plan to achieve targeted greenhouse...
From: Japan Times | By: Eric Johnston | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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The federal government is working to exploit contacts and push shared interests as many wonder if the PM and the president will hit it off The post How the Trudeau government is bracing for Trump appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: John Geddes | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Obama fought hard for working people. The fight doesn't end now.
From: Washington Monthly | By: martinlongman | Friday, January 20, 2017
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The rich are an unfortunate bunch — nobody wants to give them a helping hand, nobody wants to give them some charity. Except the Republican Party, that is Help The Rich, Help The Rich, Help The Rich — Republican Policy 101 was originally published...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Zachary Shahan | Sunday, January 22, 2017
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In addition to the Sue Miller Survivor Award, two Lifetime of Caring awards will be given at a night of food and fashion.
From: Denver Post | By: Joanne Davidson | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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This trip had everything — strangers bonding, ribald humour, a bottomless well of snacks and even a self-appointed bus mom. The post ‘Is that a uterus giving the middle finger?’: On the bus to the Women’s March appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Katie Underwood | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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To be fair, we don't yet know what Donald Trump's precise climate approach will be, but it seems all but guaranteed that he will slow and obstruct climate action and will do a great deal to increase pollution and CO2 emissions from out-of-date oil, coal,...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Zachary Shahan | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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After a decade of ups and downs, the solar industry may finally be reaching a steady state of demand with the help of newly popular energy auctions.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Travis Hoium | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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The biggest surprise of Sundance so far has nothing to do with a new addition or a healthy food eatery being added near the Yarrow theater. It’s that Al Gore is not actually running for president, despite the intense campaign vibes of his ego-driven...
From: Roger Ebert | By: Nick Allen | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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Andrew Cuomo’s announcement comes alongside the Women’s March.
From: New York Magazine | By: Catie L'Heureux | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) is now offering a $500 “Clean Fuel Rebate” for its customers in Northern and Central California who own battery-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. The credit comes via a provision in the state’s program...
From: HybridCars.com | By: Larry E. Hall | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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The code contains six main pillars: economic impact, global competitiveness, innovation and development, corporate partnership, shaping the future and local and global best practices.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Saturday, January 21, 2017
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