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Could the U.S. introduce a national carbon tax? A variety of carbon pricing legislation has been proposed but due to partisanship none are likely to come to fruition.
Energy Week at Penn highlights the impressive energy research at Penn and demonstrates how the brightest minds can pull together to join science and policy to solve complex issues and navigate an uncertain future.
On key policy matters, FERC is voting along party lines and can’t find middle ground, says former commissioner.
Regardless of who wins, Sunday's presidential elections will have little effect on the country's growing natural gas industry.
New research tracking Wall Street’s reaction to major federal environmental policy finds that the "war on coal" never, in fact, existed.
The 2019 Nobel prize in chemistry goes to three chemists whose impact on global energy systems is only beginning to be felt.
Speakers Rafe Pomerance and David Roberts discussed the history of climate action, and inaction, in the United States.
With rising seas a doorstep reality in Florida, the political swing state will be the first to swing on climate change.
The Fukushima nuclear disaster changed Japan's energy landscape and relationship to nuclear power. Through the GREEN Program, students are given the opportunity to learn on the ground about rebuilding efforts and the future of energy in the region.