Energy

Congress weighs cleaning up cryptocurrency mining in the US 

GM announces plans to make mobile power generators using hydrogen fuel cells

Bill Gates’ climate fund looks to funnel billions into carbon removal, green hydrogen, and more

Biden administration announces major new initiatives to clean up the electric grid

California budget aims to clear up port congestion and pollution

Greenhouse gas emissions jumped in 2021, despite Biden’s climate pledges

Why clean energy advocates are divided over California’s plan to slash solar incentives

Googling climate change? You might see fossil fuel ads

PG&E found responsible for yet another devastating fire

Plans to capture CO2 from coal plants wasted federal dollars, watchdog says

2021 was the year clean energy finally faced its mining problem

Solar recycling is broken, but there’s a plan to fix it

After Build Back Better, here’s how the US can still clean up its power grid

New York becomes largest US city to ban new gas hookups

Sonos announces plans to make its products more efficient and repairable

Power companies commit to building nationwide EV charging network

SEC reportedly investigating Tesla over its solar panels’ potential fire risks

As warehouses take off, they need to kick natural gas

Renewables see record growth in 2021, but supply chain problems loom

Amazon and Target play ‘outsized’ role in port congestion and pollution, report finds

Exxon’s new Gulf of Mexico leases aren’t what they seem

Clean energy faces its own supply chain crisis

2020 was the worst year yet for power outages in the US

The US has big, new plans to pull CO2 out of the air

Democrats’ infrastructure bills don’t go far enough on cleaning up the power grid

Power Shift

Giant retailers pledge to leave fossil-fueled ships behind

Biden administration gives offshore wind farms a big boost

Fossil fuels are forecast to dry up, but not soon enough

Nest Renew could make your smart home smarter

New Orleans needs a better backup plan for blackouts

Go read the harrowing story of the world’s first CO2 pipeline explosion