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clean energy


A fair wind for clean energy

How can the U.S. match Denmark’s success with wind power, especially offshore? Nicholas Gerry-Bullard reports from a recent fact-finding mission.


Legacy of waste: The high cost of nuclear power

As the Obama administration puts nuclear power at the center of its energy agenda, Need to Know explores the decades of indecision about what to do with nuclear waste.


  An island without oil

John Larson travels to Samso, population 4,000, to find out how its residents kicked their addiction to oil — and how the U.S. might follow their lead.

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