White House Solar Panels Power Up

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Barack Obama unveils new solar expansion plans as officials confirm White House panels are now operational.

Germany’s Key to Clean Energy Is…This Coal Mine?

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A German engineer wants to turn an old mine, half a mile underground, into a giant battery.

Now You Can Get Solar Panels at Best Buy

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The latest sign of solar’s move into the mainstream is at retail stores in five states.

Can This Coal Plant Save the Climate?

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Step inside the project that could be the key to Obama’s climate legacy… or a multibillion-dollar boondoggle.

6 Things Obama Can Do on Climate Without Congress

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Fix fracking. Crack down on coal. There’s still a lot POTUS can do.

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