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Why activists are embracing civil disobedience
Original Feature

Why activists are embracing civil disobedience

Posted: December 17, 2018

https://youtu.be/oFWOxTPBYDM By Jeremy Deaton from Nexus Media There is nothing particularly remarkable about the Dakota Access pipeline. Thousands of miles of pipelines stretch across the country, ferrying oil from drilling sites to ports and ...

How will Brexit affect ocean energy advances?
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NewsHour Weekend

How will Brexit affect ocean energy advances?

Premiered: December 9, 2018

In a two-part series on the advances of the ocean power industry in Scotland, our partners at NewsHour Weekend look at how Brexit, the separation of the UK from the European Union, will affect publicly subsidized renewable energy projects, like ...

Scotland sees renewable energy; jobs through tidal currents
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NewsHour Weekend

Scotland sees renewable energy; jobs through tidal currents

Premiered: December 8, 2018

Scotland is on its way to being 100% powered by renewable sources by 2020 -- 10 years ahead of schedule. As the country transitions from fossil fuels to renewable energy, it's going underwater for it latest energy source: tidal currents. The use ...

CLIMATE UPDATE: The Costs of Climate Change
Climate Update

CLIMATE UPDATE: The Costs of Climate Change

Posted: December 4, 2018

Last week, we gave a #ClimateUpdate on the Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA) that you can read through here. This week, we're taking a deep-dive into the economics of climate change, from the societal costs discussed in the NCA to the ...

CLIMATE UPDATE: The Fourth National Climate Assessment
Climate Update

CLIMATE UPDATE: The Fourth National Climate Assessment

Posted: November 28, 2018

Last week, while many Americans were scouring good deals on Black Friday, the Fourth National Climate Assessment was released. Journalists, opinion columnists, and climate experts were quick to respond, despite the fact that the report was ...

Easy Ways You Can Be More Eco-Friendly at Work
Rewire

Easy Ways You Can Be More Eco-Friendly at Work

Posted: November 27, 2018

By Katie Moritz Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. We spend so much of our time at work, but even if you try to maintain eco-friendly habits in your personal life, ...

What You Can Learn From the Solarpunk Movement
Rewire

What You Can Learn From the Solarpunk Movement

Posted: November 27, 2018

By Lynne Peskoe-Yang Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. The solarpunk environmental movement is for anyone who’s digitally inclined but unafraid of dirt. Think ...

Would you live in a 100% solar-powered community?
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PBS Newshour Weekend

Would you live in a 100% solar-powered community?

Premiered: November 11, 2018

In an attempt to “do it the right way,” developer Syd Kitson is building Babcock Ranch, an 18,000-acre planned community just north of Ft. Meyers, with hope that it can operate almost entirely on solar power. So far the town has 200 residents, ...

CLIMATE UPDATE: The California Fires

CLIMATE UPDATE: The California Fires

Posted: November 14, 2018

Despite being an issue of concern throughout the summer, California wildfires have unusually continued into autumn with the recent November fires. Here are three stories to bring you up to speed on the wildfires that have ravaged -and continue ...