‘Gamechanging’ £10m environmental DNA project to map life in world’s rivers

eBioAtlas programme aims to identify fish, birds, amphibians and land animals in freshwater systems from the Ganges to the Mekong

Amid oil and gas buildout, Louisiana industry pushes for less oversight

A rusted sign on a chain link fence reads "caution, high press gas pipeline"

State lawmakers passed legislation to loosen rules that require the natural gas industry to report dangerous leaks, despite already lax enforcement.

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Justice Department Sues to Block Aon Acquisition of Willis Towers Watson

An antitrust lawsuit alleges insurance broker Aon’s proposed $35 billion acquisition of rival Willis Towers Watson would lead to higher prices and stifle innovation.

Federal judge blocks Biden’s pause on new oil, gas leases

Introducing The Big Switch, A New Podcast From the Center on Global Energy Policy

The show explores how to transform energy systems and make them more sustainable.

Biden’s Climate Agenda Is Colliding With Trump’s Judiciary

A Trump-appointed judge struck down Biden’s pause on new federal oil and gas leases, dealing a blow to the administration’s climate efforts.

Dead ‘murder hornet’ near Seattle is first found in US this year

Entomologists say it’s first confirmed report from Snohomish county and seems to be unrelated to 2019 and 2020 discoveries

Pacific islands make lonely case for carbon price on shipping

The Marshall Islands and Solomon Islands called for a price on shipping pollution at the UN body, but got only tepid support from European nations

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How Bad Is the Drought? These Maps Tell the Story.

The American West is dangerously dry, and the hottest months of summer are still to come.

Motif FoodWorks Raises $226M to Improve the Taste of Plant-Based Proteins

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