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Lump of coal

EPA rules may zap Kentucky jobs, but not coal jobs

Aug 8, 2014
Kentucky's manufacturing industry is based on cheap electricity produced by coal.
Posted In: coal, carbon emissions
The control room at ERCOT, which runs the Texas grid

How Texas can live with lower carbon emissions

Aug 7, 2014
Using more natural gas is costly, but the state's producers will benefit.
Posted In: energy, carbon emissions, texas

How to grow green energy along with endowments

Aug 6, 2014
What if colleges could grow their endowment by being environmentally friendly?
Posted In: university endowments, green energy

Airplanes become the new weather balloons

Aug 4, 2014
Planes create a moving picture of weather data as they take off and land.
Posted In: weather

America's coal heads overseas

Jul 29, 2014
What happens to the coal not burned in the U.S.
Posted In: coal mining, coal, carbon emissions

Acid rain: what it takes to stop pollution

Jul 17, 2014
"You could sing in the rain, walk in the rain, and then the rain was acid..."
Posted In: acid rain, air pollution, environmentalists

Bike-sharing's big problem: missing bikes

Jul 16, 2014
The biggest, most-popular programs won't expand in 2014. They can't get new bikes.
Posted In: bike sharing, carbon footprint, bankruptcy

Acid rain aftermath: damaged ecology, damaged politics

Jul 16, 2014
Why reducing acid in rain is just the first step in recovery.
Posted In: acid rain, pollution, Environment

China's fight for cleaner air

Jul 15, 2014
“China’s growth model is based on the idea that natural resources are free."
Posted In: air pollution, smog, Beijing, China

In China, the polluter 'that-must-not-be-named'

Jul 15, 2014
China's crackdown on criticism of a $6 billion petrochemical plant.
Posted In: China, Chengdu, air pollution, smog

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