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JOIN NBC IN CELEBRATING EARTH WEEK, APRIL 17 TO 22. #GreenUp

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 09:51 AM PDT

Renewables on the Rise Amid Trump's Mooted Coal Comeback

Renewables on the Rise Amid Trump's Mooted Coal Comeback

President Donald Trump's push to lift the coal industry to a new heyday is likely to flounder, according to environmentalists and even some in the coal industry who think the fossil fuel is unlikely to return to...

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 02:11 PM PDT

EPA Moves to Undo Tougher Pollution Limits on Coal Plants

EPA Moves to Undo Tougher Pollution Limits on Coal Plants

The Trump administration is moving to rewrite Obama-era rules limiting water pollution from coal-fired power plants. Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, sent a letter...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 05:19 AM PDT

Scientists Seek Holy Grail of Climate Change in Middle East

Scientists Seek Holy Grail of Climate Change in Middle East

Deep in the jagged red mountains of Oman, geologists are drilling in search of the holy grail of reversing climate change: an efficient and cheap way to remove carbon dioxide from the air and oceans. They...

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 03:12 PM PDT

Forager App Aims to Take Farm-to-Table Into Digital Age

Forager App Aims to Take Farm-to-Table Into Digital Age

It's like Esty, but for locally sourced food. A new online platform called Forager promises to bring small farmers and buyers together and make the farm-to-table process more efficient. "More and more...

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 07:21 AM PDT
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By Patrick Smith, Daniel Sircar

5 Innovative Green Projects From Around the World

Earth Week is a good time to take stock of environmentally friendly advances...View gallery

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