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California's latest water-saving measure: slowing the flow of showerheads

Models will face stricter flow limits starting next July, and up to 60,000 residents can get rebates of $100 to replace an old toilet and $2,000 to rip out a grass lawn<p>California officials launched two initiatives on Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: the nation’s toughest water …

Jerry Brown

Jeb Bush Now Says Humans Contribute To Climate Change

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush, who has made varying statements on climate change this year, said Thursday that he believes humans are partly responsible for it.<p>"The climate is changing; I don’t think anybody can argue it’s not. Human activity has contributed to it," Bush said in an …

Obama climate change plan: The clean power plan is supposed to be bold, but it isn’t.

On Monday, President Obama will unveil the final version of the centerpiece of his climate legacy, the Clean Power Plan. The rule is designed to …

Clean Technology

These maps are the first to reveal what the world thinks of climate change, and it's startling

Four in 10 adults throughout the world have never heard of climate change, according to a new Yale-led study in "Nature."<p>Using data from the 2007-2008 Gallup World Poll, the researchers looked at what the world's population thinks about climate change and why.<p>"This is the first and only truly …

Climate Change

Hillary Clinton Is Right on Climate Change and the New York Times Is Wrong

Last week, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton detailed her positions on energy and climate change, setting the goal of generating 33 percent of America's electricity from renewable sources by 2027. While I believe we can do better than that, her goal would create momentum toward the transition …

“We only get one planet”: Obama launches Clean Power Plan on a global note

“This is the single most important step America has ever taken in the fight against climate change.”<p>Few government regulations come with their own trailer, but the White House released one for the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan on Sunday, along with the broad outline of what the …

Clean Technology
Clean Technology

Bill Gates Explains Why He's Investing Another $1 Billion in Clean Energy

Bill Gates says he’s making a big bet on clean-energy technology because poor people will be the ones most affected by climate change even though it's not their fault. Gates has already invested roughly $1 billion of his personal fortune in companies that are working on clean energy, and he …

Bill Gates

Why Obama’s epic climate plan isn’t such a big deal

The carbon regulations that President Obama is unveiling today sound like they’ll be a bit stronger than the toothless draft rules he unveiled last year. That doesn’t mean they’ll be strong. And it certainly doesn’t mean they’ll be “the strongest action ever taken to combat climate change,” as The …

Clean Technology