Government and business leaders are banking on clean energy technology to fight global warming, kicking off this week’s high-stakes climate change negotiations by pledging billions of dollars to research and develop a technical fix to the planet’s climate woes.
The Canadian province of British Columbia signed a memorandum of understanding with Alaska on Wednesday to protect transboundary rivers, watersheds and fisheries and be more involved in major mining developments in each other's territory.
After years of campaigning, lobbying, and cajoling citizens, policymakers, and industry leaders, clean energy advocates have in the past week scored a pair of major victories in Canada’s coal-power belt.
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While California still has significant environmental problems, experts say there is no denying the state has adopted some of the world's toughest air quality standards, setting it at the forefront of the battle on climate change.
Previous generations feared a population explosion. But for today’s global economy, the problem is just the opposite. Falling fertility rates and aging workforces will plague the developed world. The race is on for innovative solutions.
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