Japan Wants You to Believe That These Coal Plants Will Help the Environment

The construction site of a Japanese-financed coal plant in Kudgi, India Aijaz Rahi/AP

WTF is “climate finance”?

Are Solar-Powered Homes Jacking Up Everyone Else’s Electric Bills?

Illustration by Mr. Biscuit

Solar power is cheaper than ever—but utilities are trying to discourage people from using it.

What Happens When an Eclipse Hits the World’s Most Solar-Powered Country?

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Germany is gearing up for an unusual challenge to its clean-energy revolution.

2014 Was the Biggest Year For Solar Power Ever

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These 3 charts prove you should be excited about solar energy.

New York Just Showed Every Other State How to Do Solar Right

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“This is as exciting as the Public Service Commission gets.”

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