Hawaiian Electric’s renewable energy upgrades on Maui approved

Sustainability became a major corporate priority in 2021, but it ends with Biden’s climate bill being canned

ICYMI: A year-end list of stories you might have missed

A community solar farm and agrivoltaic research project in Colorado.

Some of our stories generate national attention. Others keep a lower profile. Here are some from the past year we want to make sure you didn’t overlook.
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Brussels sets out new green aid rules, with ‘pragmatic exceptions’ for gas

The new guidelines include a special clause for natural gas, allowing member states with the lowest GDP to transition from coal to gas

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Grappling with Climate Change Communication and Misinformation | Science News Now

Using a City’s Excess Heat to Reduce Emissions

A district in London has developed an innovative way to divert subway heat for buildings to lower carbon emissions. Other cities are getting creative, as well.

The Essential Advocate, Philippe Sands Makes the Case for a New International Crime Called Ecocide – Inside Climate News

BRUSSELS—Philippe Sands steps off his train at Brussels’ Midi station and sees a familiar face amidst a flurry of passengers.  The British lawyer is flush with energy, despite being at the tail end of a week-long visit with clients on the island nation of Mauritius. His casual black jacket, navy blue scarf and black boots […]

Biden’s climate bill might be dead. But he just approved two huge solar farms

The Interior Department gave the green light Tuesday to two huge solar farms in the California desert — a reminder that the Biden administration still has tools to combat climate change even if it can’t pass the president’s “Build Back Better” bill.

Wainscott Residents Ask Court To Block January Start Of Wind Farm Construction

In N.Y., battling climate change means killing 1,000 trees