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Why Utility Companies Are Key To Slowing Climate Change

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What The Nuclear Accident Near A Missile Test Site Says About Russia's Aspirations

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Give Up Your Gas Stove To Save The Planet? Banning Gas Is The Next Climate Push

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A Pipistrel Taurus Electro electric two-seat airplane flies above Ajdovscina, Slovenia. Jure Makovec/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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With An Eye Toward Lower Emissions, Clean Air Travel Gets Off The Ground

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Jason Carney designed and installed the solar array on the roof of his house in Nashville, Tenn. He wants to introduce more people in minority communities to the advantages of solar energy. Tamara Reynolds for NPR hide caption

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Stepping Into The Sun: A Mission To Bring Solar Energy To Communities Of Color

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Flames and smoke emerge from the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery in Philadelphia on June 21. Experts say the explosions could have been far more devastating if deadly hydrogen fluoride had been released. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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The Danish company Maersk has been shipping goods around the world since the age of steamships. Now it wants to usher in a new era, with carbon neutral transport. David Hecker/Getty Images hide caption

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Giant Shipper Bets Big On Ending Its Carbon Emissions. Will It Pay Off?

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Tyler Holland guides his bike through the water as winds from Tropical Storm Barry push water from Lake Pontchartrain over the seawall Saturday. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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French Transport Minister Elisabeth Borne says a new tax on airfares "is a response to the ecological urgency and sense of injustice expressed by the French." She's seen here with Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition Francois de Rugy. Ludovic Marin/Pool / Reuters hide caption

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Experts Say U.S. Power Grid Needs To Change Before Shifting To All Renewable Energy

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A new law in Puerto Rico sets an ambitious timetable for the shift to renewable energy, including solar power. Greg Allen/NPR hide caption

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Puerto Rico Harnesses The Power Of The Sun For A Renewable Energy Future

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