Davis-Besse nuclear power plant to shut down permanently in 2020
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Davis-Besse nuclear power plant to shut down permanently in 2020

For the first time, the operating end points for FirstEnergy Corp.'s Davis-Besse nuclear power plant in Ottawa County; its Perry nuclear power plant east of Cleveland in Perry, Ohio, and its twin-reactor Beaver Valley nuclear power complex west of Pittsburgh in Shippingport, Pa., have been put in writing by a corporation subsidiary.

Redesign around Notre-Dame to keep tourists moving and lower temperatures

Plans call for more trees around the famed Paris cathedral, which is being rebuilt after a devastating 2019 fire, and for a cooling system in front of the building.
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Global warming causes fewer tropical cyclones

By the early 2010s there were about 13 percent fewer storms across all oceans than there were in the late 19th century, according to a new study published on Monday in Nature Climate Change.

Scientists grow food in complete darkness using artificial photosynthesis

Researchers say that a new breakthrough could lead to new ways of growing food in a world wracked by climate change.

World is not going to avoid 1.5C global warming 'tipping point', researchers warn

Two scientists have reviewed data around global warming, and concluded that the battle to limit global warming to 1.5 Celsius by 2050 is doomed.

Study shows how ancient world adapted to climate change

Research has revealed societies in the Mediterranean adapted and even thrived amid climate change, but began to collapse when other disasters such as war and plagues hit.

NOAA report says Gulf Coast will see most sea level rise this century

Sea level rise is a serious climate concern, and it will continue to happen. Some communities will be impacted more than others depending on many different variables, but sea level rise has and will continue to occur worldwide.

South Fork Wind adopts enhanced right whale protections

A new conservation agreement ensures that an offshore wind project set to supply New York with enough renewable power for 70,000 homes incorporates important enhanced protections for the endangered North Atlantic right whale.

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