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Biden's Infrastructure Bill Includes Money for Recycling, But the Debate Over Plastics Rages On

The industry sees bipartisan support for "sustainable" plastics, while environmentalists call that an oxymoron.

James Bruggers - 2021-11-29

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At COP26, a Consensus That Developing Nations Need Far More Help Countering Climate Change

The world's wealthiest nations pledged $100 billion at COP15 in Copenhagen in 2015. Getting there hasn't been simple.

Agya K. Aning - 2021-11-29

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Warming Trends: New Rules for California Waste, Declining Koala Bears and Designs Meant to Help the Planet

A column highlighting climate-related studies, innovations and other developments from the global warming frontier.

Katelyn Weisbrod - 2021-11-29

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The Clean Energy Transition Enters Hyperdrive

Researchers argue that the shift to carbon-free energy is gaining momentum, largely because of economic benefits.

Dan Gearino - 2021-11-29

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Massachusetts pulled out of a regional emissions pact. Here's what that means

The Massachusetts effort to achieve net zero emissions by 2050 has suffered a big setback. Last week, Gov. Baker took th...

Sharon Brody - 2021-11-22

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Mayor Wu says she will sign Boston fossil fuel divestment ordinance Monday - The Boston Globe

The ordinance would prohibit the use of public investments in any company that derives more than 15 percent of its reven...

John Hillard - 2021-11-22

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The Colorado 'solar garden' is literally a farm under solar panels

This year, the garden produced more than 8,000 pounds of produce, while the panels above generated enough power for 300 ...

Kirk Seigler - 2021-11-15

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Warming Trends: Climate Divide in the Classroom, an All-Electric City and Rising Global Temperatures' Effects on Mental Health

A column highlighting climate-related studies, innovations, books, cultural events and other developments from the globa...

Katelyn Weisbrod - 2021-11-15