The Department of Energy predicts that more than 8% of U.S. electricity generation could come from geothermal by 2050.
The most extreme heat wave in modern history, a record four $20 billion-plus weather disasters, and the hottest month on record globally highlighted a remarkable year in weather.
Lithium, cobalt, and nickel are used in the production of most EV batteries.
The nation saw more billion-dollar disasters in 2021 than in any other year
… except 2020.
Some migratory ducks are finding suitable winter habitat farther north than in the past.
A new solar panel factory in Dalton, Georgia, is helping to diversify the local economy.
With all that’s happened weather-wise and otherwise since then, memories of the record-setting derecho and long-track tornadoes of mid-December persist.
The sometimes fatal disease is caused by exposure to a fungus that thrives in hot, dry conditions.
The 1.5 degrees goal can be a ‘useful spur to action,’ but it’s not a make or break point. Importantly, each 0.1-degree increase avoided is ’cause for celebration and hope.’
Invasive reptiles and amphibians are already preying on Florida’s native wildlife.
December 2021 put an exclamation point on a migration of warm-season threats toward winter.
Experts voice pro and con attitudes about fossil fuel divestments. But what they don’t debate are the big numbers of dollars and investors in the mix.