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Watch These 4 Clean Energy Trends in U.S. Cities in 2020

  • Energy
  • renewable energy
Renewable energy march in Philadelphia
  • Energy
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Cachi Hydroelectric Plant. Cartago, Costa Rica
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CO2 Emissions Climb to an All-Time High (Again) in 2019: 6 Takeaways from the Latest Climate Data

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • carbon removal
  • COP25
  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • climatewatch-pinned
Smokestacks
  • Climate
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  • COP25
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China Faces 4 Big Risks if it Continues Building More Coal Plants

  • Energy
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  • power plants
  • renewable energy
  • Energy
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How California Can Use Electric Vehicles to Keep the Lights On

  • Energy
  • electric mobility
  • Urban Mobility
  • Cities
Electric vehicle fleet at Los Angeles Air Force Base
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  • Urban Mobility
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Makunda Hospital, in a remote rural area of India, often faces power outages. Solar panels could help hospitals like this one maintain more reliable electricity. Photo by Amala Devi/WRI.
  • Energy
  • health
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Tight-packed buildings in Chennai, India
  • Energy
  • Cities
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Pennsylvania is Joining RGGI. Here’s Why That Matters

  • Energy
  • electric grid
  • GHG emissions
  • power plants
Appalachian Trail in Pennsylvania
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More Water Shortages Mean Energy Investors Need New Ways to Manage Drought Risk

  • Water Security
  • fossil fuels
  • drought
  • Energy
  • Finance
A thermal power plant in Rajasthan. Flickr/vedantlath
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Guangzhou’s Pearl River Tower
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For the Millions of East Africans Who Need Electricity Most, Data Shows Renewable Energy Is a Viable – and Affordable – Solution

  • mapping
  • Humans of Clean Energy
  • Sustainable Development Goal 4
  • Sustainable Development Goal 7
  • Energy
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  • renewable energy
Electricity has far-reaching impacts on people's livelihoods. This Tanzanian tailor can sew at night thanks to solar power. Photo by Theo Steemers/USAID
  • mapping
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  • Sustainable Development Goal 7
  • Energy
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Despite Challenges, Virginia Cities Envision a Bold Clean Energy Future

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Aerial view of Arlington County
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Good News, Bad News: 4 Trends in US Energy Use

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Closing Sub-Saharan Africa’s Electricity Access Gap: Why Cities Must Be Part of the Solution

  • Energy Access
  • Energy
  • electric grid
  • poverty
  • sustainable development goals
power line in Kenya
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  • poverty
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A CO2 Direct Air Capture Plant Will Help Extract Oil in Texas. Could This Actually Be Good for the Climate?

  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • carbon removal
  • climate change
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • fossil fuels
CO2 removed from the air can be used to extract oil, like at this Michigan facility. Photo by U.S. Department of Energy/Flickr.
  • U.S. Climate
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  • carbon removal
  • climate change
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
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PODCAST: From Renewables to 100% Clean Energy

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  • Energy
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We can decarbonize the grid by focusing on lowering the emissions intensity of electricity generation. Pixabay/blickpixel
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Eskisehir, Turkey Leads on Energy-Efficient Buildings

  • Buildings
  • Unlocking Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Energy
  • energy efficiency
Eskişehir, Turkey
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  • Unlocking Climate Action
  • Cities
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Without Solar, Some Indian Doctors Must Operate in the Dark

  • Humans of Clean Energy
  • electric grid
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
  • health
  • renewable energy
  • Equity & Governance
Rooftop solar panels on Sadar Hospital in Hazaribaug, India
  • Humans of Clean Energy
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  • Energy
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  • health
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  • Equity & Governance
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Beyond Renewables: How to Reduce Energy-Related Emissions by Measuring What Matters

  • Climate
  • Sustainable Development Goal 7
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
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Kenya’s Farmers Battle Drought through Biodiesel Made from Cotton Waste

  • Humans of Clean Energy
  • waste
  • Energy
Abel Mutie, a Kenyan farmer
  • Humans of Clean Energy
  • waste
  • Energy