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CLIMATE CHANGE PLACES A MAJOR ECONOMIC BURDEN ON FUTURE GENERATIONS

https://youtu.be/Pk-PUcXZfa8FUTURISM -- A new study is looking even farther ahead at how rising temperatures might affect our children — but not so much in terms of their physical...

What Will It Really Take to Avoid Collapse?

 By Jeremy LentECOWATCH - For a moment, the most important news in the entire world flashed across the media like a shooting star in...

2018 WILL BE THE YEAR OF THE ELECTRIC CAR

CNN — Electric cars will still only make up just 1.5% of all U.S. auto sales according Navigant Research. But, for EVs, the really...

KIDS AROUND THE WORLD ARE SUING THEIR GOVERNMENTS FOR RUINING THE PLANET

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KWyoW5j9RLQQUARTZ — Kids around the world are asking governments this question and demanding answers in court. For example, on Dec. 11, Juliana v. US pitted the...

IT’S OFFICIAL: THE WORLD BANK WILL STOP FOSSIL FUEL FINANCING AFTER 2019

FUTURISM — In a move sure to be celebrated by opponents of fossil fuel-based energy, the World Bank has just made a huge announcement at the One Planet summit...
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PHARRELL WILLIAMS CREATES A SONG THAT WON’T BE RELEASED FOR 100 YEARS

MSN — The 44-year-old singer has recorded a track that will not be released for 100 years -- until 2117.Williams has partnered with LOUIS...
An old mine car sits as an exhibit in the former Zollverein Mine Complex.AMELIA URRY

IN GERMANY’S APPALACHIA, THE LAST COAL MINE IS CLOSING

WIRED — The highway hums in the distance. Looming above everything else is a green A-frame structure with four great pulley wheels to carry...

5,500 U.S. SCHOOLS USE SOLAR POWER, AND THAT’S GROWING AS COSTS FALL, STUDY SHOWS

INSIDE CLIMATE NEWS — In a field behind an elementary school in rural Middlesex County, Virginia, near the Chesapeake Bay, an ambitious plan has been taking...

PREMIERING ON HBO… HAPPENING: A CLEAN ENERGY REVOLUTION

The 71-minute film, which screened as part of DOC NYC last night and was revealed as part of HBO’s slate in July, follows the son...
Grid repair in Puerto Rico

TESLA JUST ANNOUNCED 6 NEW PROJECTS TO RESTORE POWER IN PUERTO RICO

FUTURISM — After Hurricane Maria destroyed much of Puerto Rico earlier this year, Elon Musk was quick to offer Tesla’s services as an energy provider.The largest energy contract in the...