This digest provides a selection of recent news articles relating to climate change and other environmental issues. Click on the title to read the full article from its original source.
By Jenni Doering (Inside Climate News)
In an interview, Pete Buttigieg likened a recent round of $623 million in grants for the rapid buildout of EV chargers to the country’s investment in airports nearly a century ago.
By Delger Erdenesanaa (New York Times)
The island is shedding 20 percent more than previously estimated, a study found, potentially threatening ocean currents that help to regulate global temperatures.
By News Release (MI Dept. Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy)
In the first year since the MI Healthy Climate Plan rolled out, many of the plan’s goals have been codified in legislation and advanced through executive actions.
By Dan Gearino (Inside Climate News)
Talk about astronomical costs of a sustainable economy is leaving out some of the savings of using fewer fossil fuels, according to a new analysis.
By Kristoffer Tigue (Inside Climate News)
Xcel Energy is replacing its massive coal plant in Becker, Minnesota, with a 710-megawatt solar farm. It's reigniting debate over what society owes rural coal towns struggling amid the energy transition.