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Ukraine’s nuclear power plants are at ‘unprecedented’ risk as fighting continues

Bitcoin mining is ‘less green than ever’ after leaving China

Seawalls alone won’t save coastal cities, major UN report says

What does Russia’s invasion of Ukraine mean for Chernobyl?

Firefighting strategies need an extreme makeover, UN warns

How a high-tech twist on a 19th-century process could clean up steel and cement making

Carbon capture tech is advancing in the wrong direction

Satellite images show just how ridiculously high the Tonga volcanic plume rose

Renewable energy growth in the US lags far behind Biden’s climate ambitions

New federal guidelines could boost carbon capture in the US

The EV boom is being fueled by underpaid, underfed cobalt miners

Workers at a Tesla supplier say they can’t get enough food or water on the job

Construction begins on New York’s first offshore wind farm

US nuclear power plants contain dangerous counterfeit parts, report finds

Engineers are building bridges with recycled wind turbine blades

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative announces tens of millions in funding for climate tech

Big Tech’s climate goals are weaker than they seem, report finds

How the World Wildlife Fund tried — and failed — to create an eco-friendly NFT

Emissions from new cars reach record low in the UK

Texas power outages hit counties where people need electricity for medical devices

Offshore wind projects are outpacing the ships that build them

A New York bill could bring more climate accountability to the fashion industry

In controversial move, EU says nuclear power and gas can be green investments

Big Tech drove record clean energy purchases in 2021

Federal court decision could slow oil industry efforts to store carbon in the Gulf of Mexico

US lawmakers probe into crypto mining companies’ energy use

Former Nuclear Regulatory Commission chair argues nuclear power isn’t a climate solution

Tech giants call on SCOTUS to let EPA regulate CO2 emissions

The climate solution in California’s compost and crops

Giant iceberg releases 152 billion tons of fresh water around remote Atlantic island

PG&E’s criminal probation is ending, but the company remains a ‘menace to California’

Congress weighs cleaning up cryptocurrency mining in the US 

The US has a new plan to confront its ‘wildfire crisis’