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Democratic governors vie for climate funding under Biden's signature climate law

Democratic governors vie for climate funding under Biden's signature climate law

Democratic governors are unveiling ambitious climate plans to compete for federal funds, aiming to shape a greener future.

Adam Aton reports for POLITICO.

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We went to the first EV charging station funded by the federal infrastructure law

On the western outskirts of Columbus, Ohio, two doors down from a Waffle House, is a truck stop that, as of last Friday, has the first electric vehicle charging station in the country to be financed in part by the 2021 federal infrastructure law.

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'Massive' federal solar investment could mean big utility savings in Kentucky

'Massive' federal solar investment could mean big utility savings in Kentucky

Advocates see an Inflation Reduction Act program as a critical opportunity to help low-income communities reap the benefits of solar power.
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With climate change, Illinois farmers seek federal investment

Crops across Illinois were affected by unprecedented drought at the beginning of the summer, and bad air quality from Canadian wildfires presented an unusual problem for those who rely mostly on outdoor work.
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With climate change, Illinois farmers seek federal investment

Crops across Illinois were affected by unprecedented drought at the beginning of the summer, and bad air quality from Canadian wildfires presented an unusual problem for those who rely mostly on outdoor work.
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How the infrastructure law creates state oil winners and losers

Does leeway given to states on how to define — and prevent — orphaned wells increase the risk that federal money will be misused? And how do you ensure that the money is being distributed to states and communities that most need it?

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4 things to know about Biden's plan to value nature

The White House told federal agencies Tuesday that they should consider how natural resources benefit the public before they approve projects or write regulations that could change them.

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