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The Latest On: Climate and Energy

March 4, 2016 | Blog Post

Airplanes to Fly Fancy-Free Under Weak Global Carbon Rule

Airplanes could generate 43 gigatonnes of planet-warming pollution between 2016 and 2050—consuming almost 5 percent of the world’s remaining carbon budget—and the UN is letting the industry get away with it.

February 25, 2016 | Blog Post

Coal Plants Threaten Tigers, Dolphins and People

Two proposed coal-fired power plants threaten the Sundarbans mangrove forest in Bangladesh, home to endangered tigers and dolphins, and sustenance for millions of people.

February 25, 2016 | Feature

Powering The Future

A powerful shift away from fossil fuels toward clean energy is underway—but change won’t come fast enough without a concerted fight.

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