Reports Of A Unicorn Sighting: Is Commercial Cellulosic Ethanol A Reality?

A few people have asked if I can reproduce more of my Forbes columns here, because they don’t like wading through the ads there to [...]

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China Reduces Coal-Fired Power Capacity Amid Clean Energy Concerns

Nature World: On Monday, China’s top economic planner laid out new measures to curb green house emissions brought by coal-fired powerplants in the notoriously polluted [...]

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Alert! America’s Most Polluted Cities Revealed in 2016 State of Air Report

Nature World: According to the American Lung Association (ALA), more than half of the American population resides in “unhealthy hot spots.” Are you one of [...]

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Germany to offer 1 billion euro electric-car incentives

Reuters: Germany will offer incentives for buyers of electric cars worth about 1 billion euros ($1.13 billion) to stoke consumer interest in battery cars as [...]

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Paris deal is signed and sealed. Now it’s time to deliver

Globe and Mail: Last year, the Paris climate talks rightly drew enormous scrutiny as the world’s leaders once again hammered out a deal to try [...]

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Do we really need a new U.N. oceans treaty? Yes, & here’s why

Washington Post: The oceans are in bad shape. The high seas — like the moon, outer space and Antarctica — can’t be claimed by any [...]

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Di Natale says Greens-Coalition government is ‘inconceivable’

Guardian: It is “inconceivable” that the Greens would form a minority government with the Coalition if the election came to that, given their views on [...]

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Australia: Approval of Adani’s Queensland coalmine faces another legal challenge

Guardian: Adani’s plan for Australia’s largest coalmine faces yet another snag, with a conservation group mounting what is now the eighth legal challenge to the [...]

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Construction is bustling at Florida’s first ‘sustainable town’

Agence France-Presse: With deep pockets and an environmentalist’s zeal, retired American football player Syd Kitson dreamed up a plan to build the United States’ first [...]

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Why Coalition climate scare campaign is not credible and makes no sense

Guardian: 1. The prime minister says that by promising to cut emissions by 45% by 2030, rather than 26% to 28% (as the government has [...]

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