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EU faces tense talks over top jobs in Brussels 20.6.2019 BBC: World
There is intense national rivalry over the successors to Jean-Claude Juncker and other key figures.
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Pollinator-friendly solar energy becomes the norm in Minnesota 20.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The trend toward seeding pollinator-friendly plants at solar energy sites continues in Minnesota at Connexus Energy's new solar-plus-battery-storage project in Ramsey, Minn.
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UK climate emergency: What does it mean for how we live? 20.6.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
How our life and work could be affected as Wales aims to reach zero carbon emissions by 2050.
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Trump administration rolls back Obama-era rule for coal-fired plants 19.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
It's replacing the Obama rule with a less ambitious one that gives states more discretion in regulating those power plants.
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Trump moves to weaken Obama climate policy, bolster coal industry 19.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled its final plan to rewrite a major Obama-era climate change policy, replacing proposed regulations that cracked down on coal-burning power plants with a weaker alternative.

The administration’s plan would gut the Clean Power Plan, a sweeping climate...

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Trump’s EPA close to gutting Obama rule on coal power plants 19.6.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Trump administration is close to completing one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation's electrical grid off coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution.
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Your food has labels. These entrepreneurs think your outdoor brands should, too — for the climate 19.6.2019 Denver Post: Local
Outdoor brands Peak Design and BioLite operate their companies as carbon neutral entities. Now they've helped created a path for the rest of the outdoor industry to follow suit.
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Can fertilizer fuel greener tractors? 19.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
University of Minnesota researchers developed a tractor engine that can run on a mixture of diesel fuel and anhydrous ammonia, a common nitrogen fertilizer.
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The 'monsoon' rain hitting UK business 19.6.2019 BBC: Business
The heavy rain is hurting businesses that depend on good weather - is there any sign of sunnier outlook ahead?
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Going 'zero carbon' is all the rage. But will it slow climate change? 18.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Cities, states, businesses and electric utilities are setting ambitious goals to cut greenhouse gas emissions. But it's not clear exactly how they'll do that or whether it will actually work.
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\'Fortnite\' Update 9.30 Adds Chug Splash & Prop Hunt, Vaults Boom Bow - Patch Notes 18.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
\"Fortnite\" update 9.30 brings the Chug Splash to Battle Royale and Prop Hunt to Creative. Read the full patch notes here.
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Jay Inslee's 2020 plan: Become president, save the planet 17.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

The heap of ashes behind Jay Inslee used to be an acute-care center in Paradise, Calif.

Now it was a backdrop for the message the Democrat was about to bring to the 2020 presidential campaign trail — the message he has embraced for more than two decades.

“We can’t allow climate deniers in the White...

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California’s wildfire commission delivers its reform plan, only to be promptly ignored 17.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The five members of the Commission on Catastrophic Wildfire Cost and Recovery were given no small task: Dive into the highly wonky issues of electric utilities, finance and insurance to come up with a fair and workable plan to spread the cost of future wildfires caused by power lines. And do it...

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The family-of-four living off grid 17.6.2019 BBC: Front Page
Two former vets from Essex and their children are showing others how it is possible to live self-sufficiently.
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EU leaders face pressure to deliver on climate change 17.6.2019 BBC: World
The Greens' election success reshapes the agenda as EU leaders decide the bloc's priorities.
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Racing! Gift Box, Maximum Security return this weekend 15.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green
Horse racing newsletter
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Americans are paying more than ever to store deadly nuclear waste 15.6.2019 LA Times: Business

The Maine Yankee nuclear power plant hasn’t produced a single watt of energy in more than two decades, but it cost U.S. taxpayers about $35 million this year.

Almost 40 years after Congress decided the United States, and not private companies, would be responsible for storing radioactive waste,...

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In Minneapolis, tax breaks for landlords help boost affordable housing 15.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The number of apartments in the Minneapolis program has more than tripled since last year.
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Airbus considers making the next version of its top-selling jet an electric hybrid 14.6.2019 LA Times: Business

Airbus is considering bringing the world’s first hybrid-electric airliner to market as it weighs its strategy for replacing the bread-and-butter A320neo narrow-body jet in the next 15 years. That would mark a technological leap for the aerospace industry.

The European planemaker has grown confident...

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Here’s how city dwellers can reduce greenhouse gas emissions and limit global warming 13.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

It’s no secret that city folk like to eat, shop and travel. But all that consumption adds up to a hefty climate bill.

On the flip side, that means urbanites have a lot of power to rein in greenhouse gas emissions. By changing their diets, their purchasing habits and how they get around, city dwellers...

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