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Drax power station will build a “negative emissions” plant
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:57 PM

Everything about the Drax power station is huge, including its carbon footprint. The negative-emissions technology will capture emissions and bury them underground.

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Drying rivers can help drive climate change – study
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:55 PM

Dry rivers could be making a hidden contribution to climate change, according to a new study.

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BP sees legal jeopardy in activists’ push for climate action
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:51 PM

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. After paying more than $65 billion in legal costs for the Deepwater Horizon catastrophe, BP is wary of the risk of lawsuits related to climate change.

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In soaring heat, Pakistan’s farmers are paying the price
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:44 PM

Pakistan’s farmers are struggling to bring in a harvest as the country’s weather patterns change as a result of climate change.

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Prime Minister pledges to halve new building energy use by 2030
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:39 PM

Theresa May unveils target to halve energy usage of new buildings by 2030 as she talks up plans to place UK at forefront of global scientific research and technological development.

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China’s coal consumption clouded in mystery
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:31 PM

Uncertainty complicates climate forecasts.

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North Korea: Here’s how climate factors into Trump’s talks with Kim
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:28 PM

The anticipated meeting between President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un could put the former real estate tycoon eye to eye with a reviled autocrat who appears more in line with global thinking on one issue: climate change.

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Michigan: “Flushable” wipes making a mess of our sewer systems
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:20 PM

Macomb County’s Public Works Commissioner wants the public to be aware of a growing problem menacing municipal sewer systems: flushable wipes.

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More organic than thou? Rebel farmers create new food label
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:11 PM

Organic shoppers might notice additional labels this summer that will give them the answer — and tell them whether their choices align with what a rebellious group of farmers and scientists deem the true spirit of the organic movement.

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Factory farm ban called for by activists
Monday May 21st 2018, 11:07 PM

A coalition of state and national groups are calling for a ban on so-called “factory farming” in the United States.

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RI biomass bill sparks debate between environmentalists, green energy developers
Monday May 21st 2018, 10:49 PM

Environmentalists and green energy companies in Rhode Island are at odds over a bill that could advance the development of biomass power plants in the state.

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What does it take to protect children from lead?
Monday May 21st 2018, 10:45 PM

Several members of New York City Council have introduced what they call the largest overhaul of city laws on childhood lead exposure in 14 years.

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