In West Virginia, the clean-energy transition rests on Joe Manchin

In West Virginia, the clean-energy transition rests on Joe Manchin

This post was originally published on this siteWest Virginians’ skepticism about a clean-energy shift — whether from Sen. Joe Manchin III or even those working on a new wind farm — complicates President Biden’s climate push.

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On Earth Day, Biden to sign executive order aimed at protecting America’s forests

On Earth Day, Biden to sign executive order aimed at protecting America’s forests

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden will sign an executive order Friday that seeks to address the effect of the climate crisis on America’s forests.

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Biden’s dilemma: Pushing fossil fuels to cut gas prices while promoting clean energy agenda

Biden’s dilemma: Pushing fossil fuels to cut gas prices while promoting clean energy agenda

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden made fighting climate change a key part of his agenda, but soaring petroleum and fuel costs are making him to embrace oil and gas.     

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‘Short-term thinking’: Environmentalists push back on Biden’s ethanol expansion

‘Short-term thinking’: Environmentalists push back on Biden’s ethanol expansion

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden’s plan to reduce the price of gas by allowing the sale of higher-ethanol fuel this summer may make corn farmers and their elected

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Standards for Reporting Carbon Emissions Face Review

Standards for Reporting Carbon Emissions Face Review

This post was originally published on this siteThe examination of the standard for tallying carbon footprints was prompted in part by concerns that it lets companies say their power is green when it’s technically not.

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As Gas Prices Soar, Biden’s Climate Ambitions Sputter

As Gas Prices Soar, Biden’s Climate Ambitions Sputter

This post was originally published on this siteRising costs at the pump, war in Ukraine, an emboldened fossil fuel industry and stalled legislation have imperiled President Biden’s climate agenda.

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Biden budget proposal includes nearly $2 billion increase for EPA

Biden budget proposal includes nearly $2 billion increase for EPA

This post was originally published on this siteThe White House’s proposed budget for fiscal 2023 would increase funding for the Environmental Protection Agency, the Energy Department and the Interior Department, according to materials shared with The Hill.The budget proposes $11 billion for the…

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Record-smashing heatwaves are hitting Antarctica and the Arctic simultaneously. Here’s what’s driving them, and how they’ll impact wildlife

Record-smashing heatwaves are hitting Antarctica and the Arctic simultaneously. Here’s what’s driving them, and how they’ll impact wildlife

This post was originally published on this site Record-breaking heatwaves hit both Antarctica and the Arctic simultaneously this week, with temperatures reaching 47℃ and 30℃ higher than normal. Heatwaves are bizarre at any time in Antarctica, but particularly now at the equinox as Antarctica is about to descend into winter...

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How will climate change impact American companies? The SEC unveils landmark proposal

How will climate change impact American companies? The SEC unveils landmark proposal

This post was originally published on this siteA new SEC rule unveiled Monday would for the first time require companies to make public greenhouse gas emissions and financial risks they face due to climate change.     

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Putin’s Invasion Challenges Green Aversion to Nuclear Power

Putin’s Invasion Challenges Green Aversion to Nuclear Power

This post was originally published on this siteGreater political responsibility may force them to reconcile their climate goals with the imperative of security.

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