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Trump the environmentalist?

With swing states worried about climate change and toxic algae, the White House is talking green—while still working to strip away environmental protections.
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Solar power at Pennsylvania schools doubled during the pandemic

“If this growth continues, schools could set Pennsylvania up as a clean energy leader and not just the fossil fuels we’re known for.”

NORTH BRADDOCK, Penn.—On Wednesday evening, 10th grader Abby Wypych stood in front of Woodland Hills School District’s board and urged them to approve a feasibility study on installing solar panels.

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‘Time for a do-over’: Conservatives decry Left’s coup of climate change policy

Climate change has emerged as a top priority for the progressive Left in the last decade, but at one time, combating its effects was a fully bipartisan effort, according to one conservative expert.

Senate fight escalates over FERC chair. What will Manchin do?

The head of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has teed up an ambitious policy agenda for the next several years, with implications for renewable energy, carbon emissions and pipelines.

Methane leaks focus of discussion at Board of Supervisors

The Santa Barbara Grand Jury’s concern for oil well leaks were borne out in neighboring Kern County recently, when a visiting researcher heard a hissing noise that turned out to be methane escaping from two oil wells, idled since the late 1980s.

Mass General Brigham’s commitment to achieving healthcare sustainability

The health sector is responsible for approximately 8.5% of U.S. carbon emissions, which are the leading cause of global climate change. As an industry leader in sustainable healthcare delivery, Mass General Brigham is committed to taking actions that minimize its impact on the environment.

Pittsburgh's tree canopy is fragile and uneven. Can it be more equitable?

With increasing recognition that trees affect not only the environment but also mental health, the canopy’s friends target neighborhoods like Hazelwood, Homewood, the Hilltop.

Democrats scramble on energy prices ahead of Memorial Day

Record gas prices are increasingly raising alarm among Democrats and Republicans as the summer driving season kicks off this weekend, but there is no clear path for bipartisan action to help tame those costs.

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