U.S. & International

​New York approves construction of state’s biggest wind farm

Thursday, June 4, 2020, 6:11 AM MDT

New York regulators approved the state’s largest wind farm to date on land, covering 30,000 acres southeast of Buffalo.The $454…

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​A higher costs for polluters coming to U.K. after Brexit

Wednesday, June 3, 2020, 6:27 AM MDT

The U.K. government’s plan to create its own carbon market after it leaves the European Union will likely make it…

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​Old U.S. oil refinery to pursue new green life after crude crash

Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 7:07 AM MDT

In a sign of changing times, a U.S. oil refining company is converting one of its plants into a producer…

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​EDF Renewables, Enbridge and wpd begin construction of $2.2 billion offshore wind farm

Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 6:52 AM MDT

Electricite de France SA and its Canadian and German partners have finalized the funding of a 2-billion euro ($2.23 billion)…

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​China to dominate nuclear as Beijing bets on homegrown reactors

Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 6:45 AM MDT

China probably won’t hit its nuclear energy target this year, but that’s unlikely to derail a broader ambition to become…

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​This won’t be U.S. solar’s best year ever—but it’ll be close

Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 6:30 AM MDT

This year was shaping up to be Sunnova Energy International Inc.’s best ever.California—already the biggest U.S. solar market — had…

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​Alaska regulators fine Hilcorp $30K for oil meter violations

Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 6:15 AM MDT

Alaska regulators have fined Hilcorp Energy Co. $30,000 for meter-related violations at an oil and gas field on the Kenai…

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​Total faces growing anger on climate even as CO2 motion rejected

Monday, June 1, 2020, 7 AM MDT

Total SA shareholders voted down a proposal for more stringent emission targets even as growing numbers of investors call for…

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​OPEC+ discusses early meeting, short extension of output cuts

Monday, June 1, 2020, 6:54 AM MDT

OPEC+ is considering meeting this week, a few days earlier than planned, to discuss a short extension of its current…

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​Chargers are the final roadblock to America’s electric car future

Monday, June 1, 2020, 6:39 AM MDT

Rods and waders were already packed into the electric Jaguar I-Pace as it gorged a few more electrons from the…

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​U.S. renewables outstrip coal for first time since 19th century

Friday, May 29, 2020, 6:55 AM MDT

The U.S. consumed more energy from renewable sources last year than from coal, the first time that’s happened since the…

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​BlackRock warns Korean utility on overseas coal plant push

Friday, May 29, 2020, 6:51 AM MDT

BlackRock Inc. has challenged Korea Electric Power Corp. over plans to invest in new coal-fired power plants in Vietnam and…

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