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The Environment Is on the November Ballot — Here’s What’s at Stake and Where 19.10.2018 Truthout.com
A handful of statewide ballot initiatives will test whether states can effectively counter environmental rollbacks.

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Regulators to decide: Does Minnesota need natural gas to transition to renewable energy? 18.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The Minnesota Public Utilities will hear final arguments Thursday in Minnesota Power's bid for a new natural gas plant in Superior, Wis. The utility argues it's key to increasing the amount of wind, solar and hydro power on its system.
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Climate change isn't just an environmental issue anymore 18.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
"You can no longer separate climate into a distinct public policy issue," says one climate scientist. "It is about the economy, it's about jobs, the future."
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Why dumping rubbish is a waste of money 17.10.2018 BBC: Business
Dumping rubbish is a waste of valuable resources, says Arthur Huang - and his company is showing why.
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Carbon Capture: What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Climate Change 16.10.2018 Truthout.com
Here's a harsh climate reality: extracting carbon already emitted is as important as reaching zero output.

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Scottish Power to use 100% wind power after sale to Drax 16.10.2018 BBC: Business
Power company Drax pays £702m for the rest of Scottish Power's traditional generation business.
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Who'll replace Franken? Minn. special Senate race voter guide 16.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Democrat Sen. Tina Smith, appointed to fill Al Franken's vacated seat, is facing a challenge from Republican Karin Housley and two minor party candidates.
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What is fracking and why is it controversial? 15.10.2018 BBC: Front Page
Companies say shale gas could be recoverable from underneath parts of the UK, but why is drilling for it controversial?
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Four days after hurricane, large swath of Florida Panhandle suffering 15.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Crews with backhoes and other heavy equipment scooped up splintered boards, broken glass, chunks of asphalt and other debris in hurricane-flattened Mexico Beach on Sunday as the mayor held out hope for the 250 or so residents who may have tried to ride out the storm.
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Sugar Boat shipwreck: The River Clyde's unlikely landmark 14.10.2018 BBC: Front Page
How a storm turned an ill-fated merchant ship into an unlikely river attraction.
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Storm Callum: Continued downpours bring flooding 13.10.2018 BBC: Front Page
The Met Office has an amber warning for heavy rain in place until 18:00 BST on Saturday.
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Wreckage left by Hurricane Michael slows relief efforts 13.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Government and nonprofit agencies work in advance of storms to create distribution networks for critical aid, but the category 4 hurricane damaged key communications and transportation infrastructure.
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Hurricane Michael: Fears deaths will rise as 'war zone' searched 13.10.2018 BBC News - US & Canada
Areas of north-west Florida worst hit by Michael's devastation have yet to be fully searched.
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Energy developers applaud richer community solar incentives 13.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
Community solar gardens initially attracted a lot of residential customers, but developers said higher costs caused such projects to make financial sense only for commercial customers.
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Minnesota voter guide: Where the U.S. Senate candidates stand on the issues 13.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Incumbent Sen. Amy Klobuchar is running for re-election against state Rep. Jim Newberger, the Republican-endorsed candidate, Green Party candidate Paula Overby and Dennis Schuller of the Legal Marijuana Now Party. Here's where they stand on the issues.
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Death toll rises to 6 in wake of Hurricane Michael's rampage 12.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
By early Friday it wasn't over yet: a tropical storm long after Wednesday's landfall, Michael stubbornly kept up its punch while barreling up the Southeast, dumping heavy rains and spreading flash flooding misery as far away as Virginia.
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Climate change: Is streaming a threat to the environment? 12.10.2018 BBC: Technology
The IT sector's share of global electricity consumption is predicted to increase rapidly.
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Minnesota voter guide: 8th District congressional candidates on the issues 11.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
Minnesota's 8th District is one of the most hotly contested congressional races in the country. Here's where the candidates stand on the issues.
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Dow industrials sink 831 points as tech companies plunge 11.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
Tech stocks across various stock indices led the largest stock tumble in eight months.
Feehan vs. Hagedorn: Minnesota 1st congressional district voter guide 11.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
With Tim Walz vacating his office to run for governor, Dan Feehan and Jim Hagedorn are vying to replace him to represent Minnesota's 1st District seat in Congress representing the much of the state's southern regions.
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