A large blue and white tanker ship in the distance floating on grey water Energy, Environment, Featured, Science + Technology German Leaders Promise That New Liquefied Gas Terminals Have a Green Future, but Clean Energy Experts Are Skeptical WILHELMSHAVEN, Germany—In the steel-gray North Sea waters of the port of Wilhelmshaven floats an impressively long tanker, the German government’s answer to the nation’s energy crisis. The Höegh Esperanza, sprawling the length of three football fields, ... CONTINUE READING Department of Interior Sec. Deb Haaland stands at her confirmation hearing. Environment, Featured A Guardian of Federal Lands, Lambasted by Left and Right WASHINGTON -- Few people seem happy with Interior Secretary Deb Haaland and her department’s management of energy resources on federal lands and waters. To this day, a particular focus of indignation is her handling of ... CONTINUE READING A church and other small buildings on a rural road, surrounded by trees. Environment, Featured Backers hope Inflation Reduction Act incentives spur business in Southwest Virginia WASHINGTON — As the Inflation Reduction Act ushers in generous new tax credits linked to renewables, backers are hopeful that regions once dependent on coal, like Southwest Virginia, could be among its beneficiaries. "If it's not ... CONTINUE READING Environment LNG terminal in northern Germany poses a serious threat to the region's wildlife and environment Hooksiel, Germany – After Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the German government decided it was time to wean itself off its reliance on Russian oil. As an alternative, the government has turned to liquefied natural gas ... CONTINUE READING
Adaptation finance to be a key issue at COP27

Adaptation finance to be a key issue at COP27

With just three weeks to go until the opening of the 27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, known as COP27, small island states and coastal communities from across the globe are calling for greater attention to be paid to the challenges of adaptation.

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