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Philadelphia-based group taps into community spirit, leverages buying power.
New analysis of basalt rock formations on the Eastern Seaboard of the U.S. reveals the possibility of cleaner coal.
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Seam of coal formed during Earth’s worst extinction event seems to be responsible for sky-high lung cancer rates in China.
Controversial clean energy hits major setback from area Massachusetts tribes.
American Municipal Power abandons plans to build a much-protested coal-fired power plant in southeast Ohio.
New smart meters being installed on customers' homes aren't making energy-saving any easier. Instead residents are on the verge of revolution because they're getting overcharged.
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Nuclear power may be the only technology capable of meeting our growing demand for energy while keeping emissions down.
Clean, green energy is teeming all around us in the natural world, and scientists have only begun to scratch the surface of tapping it.
Italians currently lead the world in smart grid technology.
Your money may not actually support green energy.
Darling International hopes to convert animal byproducts into renewable energy.
Contaminated sites being used to house wind farms, solar arrays and geothermal power plants.
Turbines in Denmark and Sweden throw off blades — a rare event, but one to consider as alternative energy use grows across globe.
New report calls for less damage in the development of biofuels.
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