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How Windmills as Wide as Jumbo Jets Are Making Clean Energy Mainstream

Published: 
Wed, 04/25/2018 - 4:14pm

At the northern end of Denmark’s Jutland peninsula, the wind blows so hard that rows of trees grow in one direction, like gnarled flags.

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Apple says its global facilities are now powered by 100-percent clean energy

Published: 
Tue, 04/10/2018 - 4:48pm

Last week, Apple called out the Environmental Protection Agency’s plan to rollback the Obama-era Clean Power Plan. The company cited both the obvious environmental impact of such a move, along with potential economic fallout.

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Is Southern California's 'dockless' electric scooter fad a public safety hazard?

Published: 
Tue, 03/06/2018 (All day)

As Southern California continues to embrace ‘dockless’ bike sharing, a new player in the app-based mobility market has picked up considerable momentum — electric scooters.

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California's goal: an electricity grid moving only clean energy

Published: 
Fri, 09/01/2017 - 3:40pm

California lawmakers are considering a future without the use of fossil fuels to generate electricity, a step that would boost the renewable energy industry and expand the scope of the state’s battle against global warming.

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A trade flap is roiling the solar industry — and Trump may have the final word

Published: 
Tue, 07/04/2017 (All day)

A battle is coming to a head that may have major implications for the solar energy industry.