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Environment

Study: Enough rare earth minerals to fuel green energy shift – Associated Press

The world has enough rare earth minerals and other critical raw materials to switch from fossil fuels to renewable energy to produce electricity and limit global warming, according to a new study that counters concerns about the supply of such minerals. With a push to get more electricity from solar panels, wind turbines, hydroelectric and

Climate Change

Prepare Yourself for the Impacts of Climate Change

As the frequency and intensity of natural disasters increase, the need to be prepared for the potential effects is clear. Every corner of the planet has been impacted, from scorching heat waves to monsoon downpours, with millions of people being displaced. Although much is out of our control when it comes to the impact of

Patrick J. Buchanan

Opinion: Did Glasgow Deliver ‘Blah, Blah, Blah’?

At the end of the first week of the Glasgow climate summit, 100,000 protesters marched to denounce the attendees as phonies who will never honor their commitments to curb carbon emissions. Despite pledges by 100 nations to reduce methane emissions by 30% by 2030, and by 20 nations, including the U.S., to end financing of

Opinion

Opinion: Alternative Energy Hailed as a Megatrend, Disrupting World Order

Glance up and around and you’ll know the horizon is changing. From Canada to South Africa, Brazil to China, windmills and solar panels are telling a story of change. In the United States, the landscape is collecting a kind of 21st-century raiment. Wind farms, solar farms, and just stray windmills and solar panels on roofs

Energy

Opinion: Will America’s Renewable Energy Policy Offshore U.S. Jobs?

As the Biden administration prepares to take office, there’s increasing momentum to expand America’s renewable energy sector. Many in Washington are looking to increase the deployment of solar panels throughout the United States. This is expected to be a leading part of the Biden “Build Back Better” agenda. However, unless Washington gets serious about tackling