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Firm seeks to harness Wyoming's wind energy for California

Published: 
Tue, 02/11/2014 - 10:03pm
Category: 
Energy

A relentless wind howls day after day across this high desert, pouring through a low gap on the Continental Divide.

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E.P.A. Staff Struggling to Create Pollution Rule

Published: 
Tue, 02/04/2014 - 9:40pm
Category: 
Energy

In marathon meetings and tense all-day drafting sessions, dozens of lawyers, economists and engineers at the Environmental Protection Agency are struggling to create what is certain to be a divisive but potentially historic centerpiece of President Obama’s climate change legacy.

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U.N. Says Lag in Confronting Climate Woes Will Be Costly

Published: 
Sat, 01/18/2014 - 10:57am
Category: 
Energy

Nations have so dragged their feet in battling climate change that the situation has grown critical and the risk of severe economic disruption is rising, according to a draft United Nations report.

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L.A. moves to eliminate reliance on coal-powered energy

Published: 
Wed, 03/20/2013 - 8:11am
Category: 
Energy

Los Angeles officials are speeding up plans to end the city's reliance on coal-powered energy, a move that could help Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's drive to burnish his legacy as an environmental leader.

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In Montana, ranchers line up against coal

Published: 
Wed, 05/01/2013 - 9:17am
Category: 
Energy

So even though people may be complaining about coal development and how dirty rotten bad it is, it pays a lot of bills in the state of Montana.