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12 Reasons Climate Action Is Good for the United States Economy

  • US Climate Initiatve
  • economy
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  • United States
Solar installation is one of the main clean energy jobs of the future. Photo by Green Energy Futures/Flickr.
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What Does "Net-Zero Emissions" Mean? 8 Common Questions, Answered

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Countries need a variety of solutions, including renewable energy and healthy forests, to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions. Photo by Aaron Minnick/WRI.
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Natural Gas Beat Coal in the US. Will Renewables and Storage Soon Beat Natural Gas?

  • Energy
  • INSIDER
  • electricity
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Wind turbines north of Corpus Christi, Texas.
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According to New IPCC Report, the World Is on Track to Exceed its “Carbon Budget” in 12 Years

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Coal plant
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Climate Science, Explained in 10 Graphics

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World's biggest emitters
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3 Reasons Why Fossil Fuel Companies Should Disclose Their Reserves

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Coal Barge
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RELEASE: Analysis Shows Illinois Can Comply with Clean Power Plan Requirements, But Must Reduce Existing Barriers by Passing the Clean Jobs Bill

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  • energy efficiency
  • power plants
  • renewable energy
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  • United States
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COP21 Glossary of Terms Guiding the Long-term Emissions-Reduction Goal

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Solar panels in London, Ontario.
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STATEMENT: WRI Calls International Solar Alliance "A Shining Example"

  • India
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  • solar
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Total Renewable Energy from 8 Top GHG Emitters Set to Double by 2030

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  • Energy
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
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  • INDC
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
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  • International Climate Action
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  • INDC
  • renewable energy
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RELEASE: Virginia Can Surpass its Clean Power Plan Requirements with a 43 Percent Carbon Emissions Reduction by 2030

  • U.S. Climate
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  • environmental protection agency
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  • U.S. Climate
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4 Reasons Why Low Oil Prices Mean It's Time To Shift To Renewable Energy

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Photo by Alex Ferguson/Flickr
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Jump-starting Clean Energy Access for the World

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  • development
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Solar home systems in Bangladesh. Photo by ILO/Flickr/
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Closing the Renewable Energy Investment Gap

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  • climate investment funds
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • finance
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  • renewables
  • wind
Wind farm in Palmas, Brazil. The Global Status Report gives other encouraging examples of the falling cost of renewables, especially in major emerging markets. Photo Credit: Carla Wosniak/Flickr
  • Energy
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  • Climate
  • climate finance
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  • renewables
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STATEMENT: U.S. Puts First Ever Federal Limits on Existing Power Plant Emissions

  • climate change
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  • Energy
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  • environmental protection agency
  • regulation
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  • us policy
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Wisconsin Carbon Dioxide Reduction Opportunities for Power Sector Compliance Under the Clean Air Act

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  • environmental protection agency
  • regulation
  • Energy
  • us policy
  • United States
  • fossil fuels
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  • United States

Colorado Carbon Dioxide Reduction Opportunities for Power Sector Compliance Under the Clean Air Act

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  • United States
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  • United States

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