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There’s huge potential to generate renewable energy far out in the ocean. But designing turbines that can survive rough waters isn’t exactly a breeze.
The Atlantic surfclam industry generates about $30 million in yearly revenue. But a new study shows offshore wind development planned for the Jersey coast could cut that income up to 25%.
A U.S. Supreme Court ruling curbs the federal Environmental Protection Agency’s authority to regulate climate-warming greenhouse gas emissions, but it’s not likely to have a significant impact in Pennsylvania.
In many large apartment complexes, solar energy is just powering the common areas while tenants still have their own electric bill. Now, a technology called SolShare lets tenants access the clean power themselves and reduce their energy costs.
Schiphol is the third-largest airport in Europe, but it plans to shrink instead of grow.
It wouldn't be easy, but Democrats could still look to Congress, other kinds of regulations or the states in their effort to cut greenhouse gases.
Environmentalists and many of their Democratic allies are preparing to focus on state capitals as the places to press for action on climate change — going back to a strategy they employed during the Trump era.
Across the continent, Indigenous peoples are methodically reasserting control over their land, laws, and how they live.

For the first time, a judge has ruled an alternative meat labeling law unconstitutional.

With prices for poultry and beef continuing to rise, the government should ease spending on meat and pay farmers to plant beans.
Its decision tying the hands of the EPA to regulate carbon is an extraordinary instance of judicial activism.
Across the country, local governments are accelerating their efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions, in some cases bridging partisan divides. Their role will become increasingly important.
As of April, people in New South Wales who disrupt business activities can face up to two years in prison. Some climate activists say this law is aimed at them.
A Supreme Court ruling, combined with an energy crunch and intraparty politics, makes it nearly impossible for President Biden to achieve his climate goals.
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson signed legislation environmentalists fear will allow coal plants to remain open. It also boosts solar power.
In West Virginia v. EPA, the court extended a lifeline to the coal industry and questioned the administrative state itself. But it could have been even worse.
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