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OSLO/WASHINGTON - The United States will submit plans for slowing global warming to the United Nations early this week but most governments will miss an informal March 31 deadline, complicating work on a global climate deal due in December.
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2015-03-29 05:13:01
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The biggest player in the beleaguered nuclear power industry wants a place alongside solar, wind and hydroelectric power collecting extra money for producing carbon-free electricity.Exelon Corp., operator of the largest fleet of U.S. nuclear plants, says it could have to close three of them if Illinois rejects the company's pitch to let it recoup more from consumers since the plants do not
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2015-03-28 22:05:48
tomhath writes with this story that make shake up the nuclear industry. "The biggest player in the beleaguered nuclear power industry wants a place alongside solar, wind and hydroelectric power collecting extra money for producing carbon-free electricity. Exelon Corp., operator of the largest fleet of U
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2015-03-29 17:15:02
The biggest player in the beleaguered nuclear power industry wants a place alongside solar, wind and hydroelectric power collecting extra money for producing carbon-free electricity.Exelon Corp., operator of the largest fleet of U.S. nuclear plants, says it could have to close three of them if Illinois rejects the company's pitch to let it recoup more from consumers because the plants do not
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2015-03-28 13:28:55
San Diego came in second to Los Angeles according to the report. The category included all kinds of solar installations, whether rooftop or utility scale,
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2015-03-28 00:03:12
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Mexico became the first developing nation to formally promise to cut its global-warming pollution, a potential milestone in efforts to reach a worldwide agreement on tackling climate change.
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2015-03-27 18:55:36
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mexico on Friday said it will cap its greenhouse gas emissions by 2026, becoming one of the first countries to formally submit its national climate plan to the United Nations ahead of a climate summit in Paris in December.
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2015-03-27 15:58:06
The nation's largest boating advocacy group has thrown its support behind a U.S. Senate bill that would do away with the law requiring ethanol produced from corn to be sold to American consumers. BoatUS is urging its half-million members to...
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2015-03-27 10:54:41
San Diego ranks second nationally and fourth per capita in solar installations, according to a study released Thursday by the nonprofit Environment California. At the end of 2014, 149 megawatts of solar capacity was in operation in San Diego, behind only the 170 megawatts in Los Angeles. The categor
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2015-03-26 19:51:09
The city of San Antonio is among the top 10 cites in the nation in solar energy output. "San Antonio is a star when it comes to solar power,” said Anne Clark, a campaign organizer for the advocacy group Environment Texas. In fact, the city was named a “Shining City” in a report released by the group on Thursday
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2015-03-26 18:21:39
It's been 75 days since Costa Rica's power grid last had a sip of petroleum. Thanks to heavy rainfall at the start of the year, the Central American nation has been able to provide 100 percent of its energy needs via renewable resources. This certain...
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2015-03-23 15:33:56
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I marveled at James Walker’s commentary (“Keeping the nation tops in wind power,” March 20) on wind power. He wants to continue tax support to add more wind power in America. While this may be admirable, it should not mean at taxpayer expense.
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2015-03-22 19:35:50
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UNITED NATIONS (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It's time to go "from climate change to climate action" in efforts to save the planet, U.S. pop star Pharrell Williams said at the United Nations on Friday.
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2015-03-20 19:12:13
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The entire city of Costa Rica has been running on 100 percent renewable energy for the past 75 days. With no intention to stop, it could be a record. The Central American country has achieved a major milestone in mainstream clean energy usage. The city has been able to meet its entire power demand with Running Entire Nation Solely On Renewable Energy: Costa Rica Powered With 100 Percent Eco
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2015-03-20 11:30:03
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President Barack Obama ordered the federal government on Thursday to cut its emissions of greenhouse gases by 40 per cent, as the U.S. seeks to spur other nations to get serious about climate change.
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2015-03-19 12:18:45