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Activists With Diabetes Take on the Global Insulin Crisis 18.8.2018 Truthout.com
T1International has flipped the script on health care advocacy with patients leading the fight for accessible insulin.

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“Aerial Art Action” Demands End to Planned Oil Drilling in Portugal 16.8.2018 Truthout.com
Hundreds participated in a work of live art to protest the Portuguese government's recent pro-fossil fuel actions.

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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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The Phony Numbers Behind California's Solar Mandate 13.8.2018 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
A state-hired consultant lowballed the costs and assumed massive subsidies in estimating benefits.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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SSE profits hit as hot weather affects wind turbines 19.7.2018 BBC: Business
The energy group says profits have been hit by £80m as temperatures affect power and demand.
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The Limits of Green Energy Under Capitalism 16.7.2018 Truthout.com
Renewable energy cannot grow fast enough to avert climate catastrophe under capitalism's growing demand for energy.

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South Dakota officials approve new 300-megawatt wind farm 12.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
State officials have approved a roughly 300-megawatt wind farm in Grant and Codington counties of northeastern South Dakota.
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Rail franchise model 'is bust' says former Network Rail chief 10.7.2018 BBC: Business
Sir John Armitt, who chairs National Express Group, has called for a review of UK rail franchising.
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Spring Creek fire burns former Forbes Ranch, Colorado’s largest private land holding home to three 14ers 10.7.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
As the Spring Creek Fire raged through Costilla and Huerfano Counties, it affected thousands of acres of land and property, including Trinchera Ranch -- a 172,000-acre haven formerly colloquially known as "Forbes Ranch."
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There Are a Few Things Environmentalists Actually Do Agree On 7.7.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Sometimes the most vicious fights occur over the smallest differences. Brutal battles have pitted Catholics that kneel in prayer against Protestant sects that stood before the same God. There’s a (possibly apocryphal) story from the US House of Representatives about a senior […]
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Ocasio-Cortez’s Climate Platform Is Just What the Planet — and the Democrats — Need 5.7.2018 Truthout.com
The candidate declared that more hardliners on climate are needed in Congress.

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