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Former Nuclear Regulatory Commission chair argues nuclear power isn’t a climate solution

Tech giants call on SCOTUS to let EPA regulate CO2 emissions

The climate solution in California’s compost and crops

Giant iceberg releases 152 billion tons of fresh water around remote Atlantic island

PG&E’s criminal probation is ending, but the company remains a ‘menace to California’

Congress weighs cleaning up cryptocurrency mining in the US 

The US has a new plan to confront its ‘wildfire crisis’

Bill Gates’ climate fund looks to funnel billions into carbon removal, green hydrogen, and more

2021 was hot as hell, NASA confirms

Biden administration announces major new initiatives to clean up the electric grid

California budget aims to clear up port congestion and pollution

Greenhouse gas emissions jumped in 2021, despite Biden’s climate pledges

Why clean energy advocates are divided over California’s plan to slash solar incentives

Googling climate change? You might see fossil fuel ads

PG&E found responsible for yet another devastating fire

Colonialism still influences the earth sciences today — and that’s a big problem for research

Colorado fires close out a year of disastrous drought

Plans to capture CO2 from coal plants wasted federal dollars, watchdog says

2021 was the year clean energy finally faced its mining problem

Scientists find unexpected trove of life forms beneath Antarctic ice shelf

California is suing Walmart over alleged improper disposal of e-waste and other hazardous materials

An app gave crucial seconds of warning before a major California earthquake

Fight climate change by eating your leftovers this holiday season

After Build Back Better, here’s how the US can still clean up its power grid

The EV revolution’s next big roadblock: access to chargers

Google still ran ads on climate denial, despite promising to stop

New York becomes largest US city to ban new gas hookups

How Amazon warehouse policies put workers at risk

Six people died in an Amazon warehouse collapse — why were they there at all?

Rising temperatures are causing an unprecedented transformation in the Arctic

A tornado expert explains why last week’s twisters were so devastating

The science behind tornadoes is still evolving

Meet the real NASA scientist behind Netflix’s Don’t Look Up

Go read this investigation on the environmental racism of Amazon warehouses