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Learning a life lesson from Arctic explorer Will Steger 14.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A failure this summer reminded legendary explorer Will Steger of the power of the human mind and the resilience of the human spirit.
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Want to Create More Jobs? Reduce Fossil Fuel Use. 12.8.2018 Truthout.com
Energy efficiency creates more jobs than fossil fuels -- and at a faster rate and lower cost.

The post Want to Create More Jobs? Reduce Fossil Fuel Use. appeared first on Truthout.

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Tesla's Elon Musk in the hot seat, again 11.8.2018 BBC: Business
Tesla boss Elon Musk's claim that he is considering taking the car company private unleashed a torrent of questions.
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Climate Cast Special: Capitalism, communication and carbon-free energy 10.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
During this hour-long Climate Cast special, MPR Chief Meteorologist Paul Huttner will talk to experts about "climate capitalism," the best words to use when talking climate and where Minnesota is at when it comes to emissions goals.
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The Coming Thunder of the Climate Change Voter 9.8.2018 Truthout.com
A newly motivated bloc of climate voters will have their say in November.

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Report: Energy efficiency, renewables create nearly 60,000 Minnesota jobs 9.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
A report analyzing jobs in the Midwest's energy efficiency, renewable energy and related sectors found job growth was particularly strong in Minnesota.
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'Green News Report' - August 7, 2018 7.8.2018 BradBlog
IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Northern California wildfire now largest in state history; Toxic algae blooms wreaking havoc in Florida; Europe's heat wave has made Sweden shorter, endangered nuclear plant operations; PLUS: North Carolina jury awards nearly half a billion dollars in damages against hog farms... All that and more in ...
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Will Public Health Suffer From EPA Greenlighting Forest Biomass Energy? 7.8.2018 Truthout.com
Experts, existing research and a recent study make it clear that biomass energy production is not carbon neutral.

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Android Pie: Google adds Digital Wellbeing controls 6.8.2018 BBC: Technology
Google's mobile operating system lets time limits be put on apps and makes images go grey at night.
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Hydropower dams: What's behind the global boom? 6.8.2018 BBC: Technology
Developing economies around the world are investing in hydropower.
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Trump Administration and California Will Collide Over Vehicle Emissions Rules 6.8.2018 Truthout.com
The Trump administration plans to revoke California’s authority to set more stringent rules.

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Utility worker killed near northern California wildfire 6.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A utility worker was killed near a northern California wildfire as crews working in sweltering conditions battled multiple blazes, including twin fires that exploded in size and forced hundreds more to evacuate rural communities, officials said Sunday.
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Study: Minnesota can meet climate goals through clean energy, electrification 4.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The latest study on how Minnesota can reach greenhouse gas reduction goals set back in 2007 shows renewable energy and a more connected grid can help de-carbonize the state's economy.
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A “Just Transition” From Coal: Stepping Up Efforts in a Difficult Battle 1.8.2018 Truthout.com
Just Transition Fund is trying to help communities and governments prep for closing plants.

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Graduate Student Workers Organize Against Sexual Harassment on Campus 30.7.2018 Truthout.com
Unionized graduate workers will be able to tackle the power structures on campuses that are behind the problem.

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Republicans Love Big Government, Hate States Rights, Local Control and, Yes, Democracy: 'BradCast' 7/24/2018 25.7.2018 BradBlog
It's remarkable that Democrats -- and the mainstream corporate media -- have allowed Republicans to get away with claiming to be "conservatives" who support states rights, small government and local control for so many years. As it turns out, the exact opposite is usually true. That becomes abundantly clear whenever ...
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Study: Carbon-free electricity possible by 2050 24.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A group of utilities, environmental groups and state regulators has released a plan for how states could meet all of their electricity needs without carbon emissions. The group says it can be achieved by mid-century
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UK wind power capacity to nearly double by 2030, industry says 23.7.2018 BBC: Business
Up to a third of the UK's electricity could be generated by offshore wind power, the industry says.
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Zephyr solar plane will stay in sky for 120 days 23.7.2018 BBC: Technology
Airbus is developing a plane powered by solar energy.
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Youth-Led Marches Across the Globe Demand Immediate Climate Action 21.7.2018 Truthout.com
Young activists demand officials safeguard the planet for both its current inhabitants and future generations.

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