Expect environmental battles to be ‘even more significant’ in 2018

The Trump administration offered grand pronouncements about environmental deregulation in 2017. But this is the year to hammer out the details.
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Bringing coal back

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Massive 340,000-panel solar farm to take flight at Edmonton International Airport

A massive renewable energy project roughly the size of 313 CFL football fields could be arriving in Edmonton by the end of 2022.

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Covid-19 and climate change: Why we need to remember what we’ve lost

"Shifting baselines syndrome" means we could quickly get used to climate chaos.
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Bill McKibben: Back to church, but not, let’s hope, back to normal

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