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A boutique hotel helps explain the benefits of businesses and government teaming up to conserve energy

Businesses’ voluntary climate plans can do a little. Combined with state and local government policies, they can do a lot.
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The gas stove fight finally flames out

A new Energy Department regulation would modestly tighten efficiency requirements for some gas stoves.
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An overlooked climate solution unfolds in Memphis’ energy challenges

Applications for a Memphis Light, Gas and Water program to assist homeowners by making energy-saving repairs opens Tuesday.
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Building the future with wood

Meet people reinventing construction by pushing ‘mass timber’ bigger and higher. It’s good for the planet too.
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Could the Canadian Liberals' carbon tax troubles light a fire under the move toward heat pumps?

Whatever else the Liberal government's carbon tax contortions have done, they may have boosted the cause of energy efficiency — particularly for low-income households. And there are now calls for the Trudeau government to go even further.
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Cleveland accelerates its ambitions for hitting net zero energy

Individual plans for the city and its neighbors include cutting building emissions, adding EV charging and solar capacity and cutting miles traveled by fossil-fueled vehicles, among other priorities. 
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White House to announce new definition of zero-emission buildings

The Biden administration on Thursday will announce a new definition of buildings that produce zero planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions.