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Explaining the Exponential Growth of Renewable Energy

  • Climate
  • renewable energy
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Solar plant in Antofagasta, Chile
  • Climate
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Chile's Enhanced Climate Plan Sets an Example for Other Countries

  • climatewatch
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  • National Climate Action
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  • fossil fuels
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  • Forest and Landscape Restoration
  • restoration
The buildings and roads of Santiago with the Andes mountains in the background.
  • climatewatch
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  • National Climate Action
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  • fossil fuels
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7 Ways the Trump Administration Is Harming the Climate

  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
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  • Paris Agreement
  • climate change
  • emissions
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  • United States
Oil wells in North Dakota with a natural gas flare in the background.
  • U.S. Climate
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China Faces 4 Big Risks if it Continues Building More Coal Plants

  • Energy
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  • renewable energy
  • Energy
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Pennsylvania is Joining RGGI. Here’s Why That Matters

  • Energy
  • electric grid
  • emissions
  • power plants
  • United States
Appalachian Trail in Pennsylvania
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40% of India’s Thermal Power Plants Are in Water-Scarce Areas, Threatening Shutdowns

  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • mapping
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  • water risk
India power plant
  • Water
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Power Plants Use Water, But We Have No Idea How Much

  • Water
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  • fossil fuels
  • mapping
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  • water risk
Power plant in Germany
  • Water
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A power plant in India.
  • Water
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America Can Still Reach a Clean Energy Future

  • Paris Agreement
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Wind turbines in Colorado
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6 Issues to Watch at the Clean Energy Ministerial

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Dabancheng Wind Power Station
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Achieving India’s Ambitious Renewable Energy Goals: A Progress Report

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • G20
  • National Climate Action
  • Paris Agreement
  • renewable energy
Barefoot solar engineers, Rajasthan, India
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Rolling Back the Clean Power Plan Is a Losing Proposition for America

  • Energy
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  • Economics
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Installing solar panels
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What’s Next? EU, US and Colombia Show They’re Moving Forward with the Paris Agreement

  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • COP21
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate change
  • NDC
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Going Green Conference
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Carbon Capture and Storage: Prospects after Paris

  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • COP21
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate change
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
Smog from a Chinese coal plant. Photo by Xiaoliang Yang/WRI
  • International Climate Action
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  • climate change
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • international climate policy
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STATEMENT: WRI Response to Supreme Court Stay of Clean Power Plan

  • fossil fuels
  • climate policy
  • Climate
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  • Energy
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  • Climate
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6 Environment and Development Stories to Watch in 2016

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  • Climate
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  • Energy
  • Food
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Paris Agreement
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • agriculture
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Andrew Steer
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  • Energy
  • Food
  • Cities
  • Business
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  • agriculture
  • climate change
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Total Renewable Energy from 8 Top GHG Emitters Set to Double by 2030

  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • Paris Agreement
  • NDC
  • renewable energy
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  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • Paris Agreement
  • NDC
  • renewable energy

WRI Calls Publication of Clean Power Plan in Federal Register "A Key Milestone"

  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • U.S. policy
  • pollution
  • power plants
  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • U.S. policy
  • pollution
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  • GHG emissions
  • Energy
  • power plants
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Big Data Improves Renewable Power Forecasts. Will It Help India?

  • Energy
  • power plants
  • renewable energy
Tamil Nadu is India's leading wind power state. (Zamin Uthukuli, Tamil Nadu, India) Photo by Dhruvaraj S/Flickr.
  • Energy
  • power plants
  • renewable energy

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