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Nichola Groom

U.S. solar firms see growth in fire-stricken California

01 Nov 2019

Solar companies expect a run of California wildfires that triggered power outages across vast swathes of the state will fuel demand for panels and battery storage systems from homeowners seeking to avoid blackouts, company executives said.

RPT-U.S. solar firms see growth in fire-stricken California

01 Nov 2019

Nov 1 Solar companies expect a run of California wildfires that triggered power outages across vast swathes of the state will fuel demand for panels and battery storage systems from homeowners seeking to avoid blackouts, company executives said.

U.S. solar firms see growth in fire-stricken California

01 Nov 2019

Nov 1 Solar companies expect a run of California wildfires that triggered power outages across vast swathes of the state will fuel demand for panels and battery storage systems from homeowners seeking to avoid blackouts, company executives said.

For best climate impact, put renewables in the U.S. Midwest: study

29 Oct 2019

Installing wind turbines and solar panels in the U.S. Midwest instead of other parts of the country would deliver the biggest cuts in climate-warming emissions and improvements in public health, according to a study published on Tuesday.

Manure, trash and wastewater: U.S. utilities get dirty in climate fight

23 Oct 2019

PIXLEY, Calif. Joey Airoso has always been proud of his cows, whose milk goes into the butter sold by national dairy company Land O'Lakes. Now he has something new to brag about: the vast amounts of gas produced by his 2,900-head herd is powering truck fleets, homes and factories across the state of California.

Manure, trash and wastewater: US utilities get dirty in climate fight

23 Oct 2019

PIXLEY, Calif., Oct 23 Joey Airoso has always been proud of his cows, whose milk goes into the butter sold by national dairy company Land O'Lakes. Now he has something new to brag about: the vast amounts of gas produced by his 2,900-head herd is powering truck fleets, homes and factories across the state of California.

Companies slow to disclose financial costs of climate change: report

21 Oct 2019

U.S. and European companies in polluting industries rarely disclose the financial risks they face related to climate change even though a global task force called on them to do so two years ago, Moody's Investors Service said in a report on Monday.

States sue Trump administration over weakened endangered species protections

25 Sep 2019

LOS ANGELES California and 16 other U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its efforts to weaken protections for endangered species.

UPDATE 3-San Jose moves to ban natural gas in new residential buildings

18 Sep 2019

Sept 17 San Jose, the 10th most populous U.S. city and political center of Silicon Valley, on Tuesday moved to ban natural gas in most new residential buildings beginning next year.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-San Jose becomes first big US city to discourage natural gas in buildings

18 Sep 2019

Sept 17 San Jose, the 10th most populous U.S. city and political center of Silicon Valley, adopted new rules on Tuesday aimed at phasing out the use of natural gas in buildings.

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