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Officials now say 13 people died in an explosion at an illegal coal mine in central Colombia.

Toll in Colombia mine explosion rises to 13

Jun 26, 2017

Officials now say 13 people died in an explosion at an illegal coal mine in central Colombia.

Environmental groups are challenging the Tennessee Valley Authority's proposal to use a Tennessee nuclear reactor design site abandoned in the 1970s to develop new small modular reactors.

Environmental groups challenge TVA nuclear reactor plan

Jun 26, 2017

Environmental groups are challenging the Tennessee Valley Authority's proposal to use a Tennessee nuclear reactor design site abandoned in the 1970...

Thousands of protesters are demanding that Belgium immediately shut down two nuclear reactors because of safety concerns.

Thousands protest against Belgian nuclear reactors

Jun 26, 2017

Thousands of protesters are demanding that Belgium immediately shut down two nuclear reactors because of safety concerns.

The world's biggest coal users — China, the United States and India — have boosted coal mining in 2017, in an abrupt departure from last year's record global decline for the heavily polluting fuel and a setback to efforts to rein in climate change emissions.

Coal on the rise in China, US, India after major 2016 drop

Jun 26, 2017

The world's biggest coal users — China, the United States and India — have boosted coal mining in 2017, in an abrupt departure from last year's rec...

Renewable Energy News

Mayors meeting in Florida are considering an ambitious commitment to have U.S. city governments run entirely on renewable sources such as wind and solar in two decades.

US mayors mull plan for cities to use only renewable energy

Mayors meeting in Florida are considering an ambitious commitment to have U.S. city governments run entirely on renewable sources such as wind and ...

President Trump's putdown of wind energy at his Iowa rally was denounced Thursday across the state, which takes pride in its position as a national leader in wind generation.

Trump's putdown of wind energy whips up a backlash in Iowa

President Trump's putdown of wind energy at his Iowa rally was denounced Thursday across the state, which takes pride in its position as a national...

A lawsuit seeking to block a Six Flags theme park in New Jersey from cutting down nearly 15,000 trees to make way for a solar farm to power the park has been dismissed.

Lawsuit seeking to save 15K trees from solar farm dismissed

A lawsuit seeking to block a Six Flags theme park in New Jersey from cutting down nearly 15,000 trees to make way for a solar farm to power the par...

ABB’s microgrid to power Aruba and support transition to renewable energy

ABB will provide an advanced microgrid to WEB Aruba N.V., the main power utility serving the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba. ABB’s software, autom...

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