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Insurance woes increase as climate change impacts profitability

Insurance woes increase as climate change impacts profitability

In Iowa, a state typically seen as low-risk for insurers, companies are withdrawing due to increased losses caused by climate change.

Christopher Flavelle reports for The New York Times.

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Iowa's Senate reviews pipeline property bill

Iowa's Senate reviews pipeline property bill

A proposed Iowa Senate bill aims to empower landowners in the face of pipeline construction, offering earlier judicial review opportunities amidst debates over eminent domain rights and environmental concerns.

Jared Strong reports for Iowa Capital Dispatch.

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Expanded carbon dioxide pipeline proposed for Iowa

Expanded carbon dioxide pipeline proposed for Iowa

Summit Carbon Solutions seeks to grow its CO2 pipeline network in Iowa to include more ethanol plants.

Jared Strong reports for Iowa Capital Dispatch.

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Iowa counties await decision on pipeline ordinances amid legal battles

Several Iowa counties face legal challenges over ordinances restricting carbon dioxide pipelines, with outcomes hinging on federal appeals.

Jared Strong reports for Iowa Capital Dispatch.

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Hearing opens for Summit carbon capture pipeline across Iowa

The Iowa Utilities Board rejects attempts to delay a permit hearing for a controversial carbon capture pipeline, citing cost, time for preparations.
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Climate activists and Steve King unlikely allies in Iowa pipeline fight

Liberal environmentalists and conservative landowners, led by the former congressman Steve King, are pressuring Republican candidates to oppose three Midwestern pipelines.
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An Iowa meteorologist started talking about climate change on newscasts. Then came the harassment

The harassment started to intensify as TV meteorologist Chris Gloninger did more reporting on climate change during local newscasts — outraged emails and even a threat to show up at his house.

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