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EPA boss keeps denying, seas keep rising

A deregulatory push at the EPA is met by resistance from state governments. Solar projects grow in scale as well as number. States, cities and towns respond to climate threats with resiliency measures as well as with clean energy planning.

Solar shines, and renewables rise around the world

In this week's ClimateCast: solar and wind continue to prove their resilience; new calls for climate justice, and why it's really time to talk about electrifying everything.

Lack of legislative action in the Northwest

Washington and Oregon fail to pass bold climate legislation, diverse Washington coalition takes steps toward the ballot, and more in this week's ClimateCast. 

Climate action in Oregon, and clean energy everywhere

In this week's ClimateCast: An Oregon bill seeks to account for the true cost of climate pollution. Clean energy deployments are on the rise--but so are portentious impacts of global warming.

Cities and states still leading the way on climate

As Washington (and soon, Oregon) legislatures consider climate and clean energy legislation, cities are striding forward. So is the clean energy economy, despite go-slow signals from the US government.

States step up to fight climate challenges

Global temperatures aren't the only thing heating up--states and cities are showing an appetite this year for strong climate policy. We've got the latest news on climate and clean energy.

ClimateCast: What's your new years' resolution?

Climate and clean energy revelations and reflections as we turn the page past 2017.

The setting: climate crisis. The story: clean energy on the rise.

As we mark the second anniversary of the Paris climate accord, US cities and states are maintaining momentum to do our part for emissions reduction. 

What's the score after COP23? Outcomes and opportunities

With or without US, COP23 agreements show that the world is staying on course towards committed climate action.

Election results suggest a US committed to climate action. But when?

Recent election results in the Northwest suggest communities ready to act on climate... and more of the most recent news on climate and clean energy.

EPA boss keeps denying, seas keep rising

A deregulatory push at the EPA is met by resistance from state governments. Solar projects grow in scale as well as number. States, cities and towns respond to climate threats with resiliency measures as well as with clean energy planning.

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