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Pennsylvania is a huge natural gas state that has thus far alluded establishing a severance tax. But will that change?
In October, cumulative sales of plug-in electric vehicles in the U.S. hit the one million mark. That is good for the environment, and these businesses, too!
Explore the impacts of the U.S. heading into the winter peak gas demand season with the lowest storage inventories since 2005. The short version, it's all about prices.
By emphasizing temperature goals, it's relatively easy for nations to appear to be doing more to address climate change than they really are, and harder for the public to discern the shortfall.
Christina Simeone writes about Inevitable Policy Response (IPR) which predicts a rapid and forceful international policy reaction to climate change with widespread financial implications.
Many environmental groups fall in lockstep with anti-nuclear activists, despite the climate benefits nuclear reactors provide.
Why we must engage workers in the climate change conversation.
The success of Trump's climate policy may come down to a ruling on whether the EPA has authority over carbon.
California just set some pretty big emissions targets for itself. If progress towards these targets is made, California will quickly become the example the climate world so desperately needs.