How the Fukushima Disaster Crippled Japan’s Climate Plans

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Fukushima nuclear power plant in 2013. Japan Pool/ZUMA

Japan’s climate strategy is broken. Can President Obama help fix it?

Texas City Opts For 100% Renewable Energy–to Save Cash, Not the Planet

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Georgetown, Texas, decision not about going green:”‘I’m probably the furthest thing from an Al Gore clone you could find,” says city official.

Scott Brown Urged GOP Senators To Kill Jeanne Shaheen’s Energy Efficiency Bill

Jim Cole/AP

The 2014 campaign is already hurting the climate.

That Amazing ‘Solar Roadways’ Project Has a Working Prototype

Concept rendering by Sam Cornett/Indiegogo

Roads? Where we’re going, we need solar roads.

From Bundy To The Keystone XL

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Where’s The Property Rights Outrage Here?

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