Gretchen Daily’s conservation quest with the Natural Capital Project

Gretchen Daily is a pioneer in the field known as “natural capital.” Using science and software, she shows stakeholders why it benefits everyone to prioritize conservation.

China, India miss UN’s extended deadline for climate pledges

110 countries have submitted updated 2030 climate targets to be counted by UN Climate Change before Cop26, but some major emitters’ are still missing

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Delaware Farmers Talk Soil Conservation, Climate Change

Towns Trying to Ban Natural Gas Face Resistance in Their Push for All-Electric Homes

Oregon Investing $220 Million To Handle Growing Wildfire Problem

Gov. Kate Brown signed the bill as the massive Bootleg fire raged in southern Oregon.

The professor who assigns value to nature — then persuades world leaders to save it

Gretchen Daily is a pioneer in the field known as “natural capital.” Using science and software, she shows stakeholders why it benefits everyone to prioritize conservation.

Buyer’s Guide: Best Solar-Powered AC Units of 2021

If you’re looking to keep cool this summer, you may be looking for a new air conditioning unit. Whether you’re looking for a standalone AC unit or a central heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system, choosing one of the best solar-powered AC units can help you reduce your carbon foo…

Coal fuels less and less Virginia electricity. But when should utilities pull the plug on plants?

Dominion Energy’s Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in Wise County, Va., 2019

Utilities contend it’s expensive to rapidly roll out renewables to replace still-functioning coal plants, but the plants’ continued operation leave ratepayers covering big costs.

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Greenland and Global Update from Jason Box

Guardian: Greenland’s vast ice sheet is undergoing a surge in melting, with the amount of ice vanishing in a single day this week enough to cover the whole of Florida in two inches of water, researchers have found. The burst of melting has reached deep into Greenland’s enormous icy interior, with data from the Danish […]

Can you answer these 10 questions about our warming planet?

Take this quiz to test your knowledge on this summer’s heat waves, which have shown the devastating toll of climate change.