Rethinking the Trillion Trees Act could help the US economy

April 28, 2020 by  
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Coronavirus has caused unemployment to skyrocket. Tree restoration could be a cost-effective way to put Americans back to work.

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The US needs a Green New Deal for farmland

April 22, 2020 by  
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Right now is the time to ensure farmland is conserved and that farmers have opportunities to combat climate change — and to right the wrongs of an unjust history.

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States step up climate efforts by requiring utilities to increase energy efficiency

April 9, 2020 by  
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COVID-19 has stalled legislation but efforts to increase energy efficiency are expected to resume once the pandemic is over.

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Dirty air, tailpipes and COVID-19

April 1, 2020 by  
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Air pollution impacts how the human body can fight infections and viruses. Coronavirus mortality rates could become another galvanizing force for cleaning up the air and simultaneously lowering carbon emissions.

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COP26: Postpone, virtual or as you were?

March 30, 2020 by  
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This year’s U.N. climate convention and a planned summit of its sister treaty, the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), are more important than usual. So far, neither has been postponed.

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How to make solar power work for all

March 19, 2020 by  
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Three stories and three approaches to equitable clean energy, and we’re just getting started. The first in a series.

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10 tips for a successful online meeting or workshop

March 19, 2020 by  
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In a world where meetings are forced to go online, here are suggestions to make your next meeting — well, infectious.

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Does this tiny island of the coast of Maine hold the answer to the future of electricity?

March 19, 2020 by  
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Integrating time-tested technology with emerging innovations, remote Isle au Haut could be a renewable energy model for the rest of the world.

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UN aviation body ditches older carbon credits from offsetting scheme

March 19, 2020 by  
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Some green groups welcome International Civil Aviation Organization’s decision to exclude ‘questionable’ carbon credits from the industry’s Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation.

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Episode 211: Sustainable consumption, victory in Virginia

March 13, 2020 by  
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Plus, why microgrids and indoor agriculture are a combination worth consideration.

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