Climate solutions, such as solar energy, wind energy and electric vehicles, depend on rare earth elements. These so-called “green tech metals” have unique magnetic and luminescent qualities that make them very difficult to substitute with other elements. In 2017 the
In a new study published in the journal Nature Climate Change, researchers suggest that countries that are turning to renewable energy sources and moving away from fossil fuels are making progress in reducing CO2 emissions.
‘You develop the policies, you fund them, and then you get […]
In the depths of the deep freeze late last month, nearly every power plant in the Eastern and Central U.S. that could run was running. Energy analysts saw a useful experiment in that week of extreme cold: What would have happened, they asked, if the […]
The Supreme Court is set to take up a critical debate over the scope of federal water protections.
The justices today agreed to hear what amounts to the biggest environmental case of this year: a dispute over which types of pollution discharges trigger the Clean Water […]
Following up on the “Top 10 Best Selling Plug-In Vehicle Brands In 2019” article, this one is for Electric Vehicle purists. If you missed the intro in that one, we recommend reading it. Otherwise, let’s jump into the forecast for the best selling fully […]