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California's coming transit apocalypse

How to make small hydro more like solar

The trouble with net zero

It's up to states to implement IRA. Are they ready?

A clean energy transition that avoids environmentally sensitive land

Washington state Democrats are tackling the housing crisis

Getting rooftop solar onto low- and middle-income housing

Building a movement that can take full advantage of the IRA

The wonky but incredibly important changes Biden just made to regulatory policy

What's going on with hydropower?

The importance of upcoming EPA regulations on power plants

What's going on with biofuels?

What's going on with geothermal?

We're about to give billions of dollars to clean hydrogen. How should we define it?

Why electrifying industrial heat is such a big deal

Putting more climate philanthropy toward economic and racial justice

How big business sold America the myth of the free market

Clean energy's yearly report card

Taking carbon out of the air and putting it into concrete

How to think about solar radiation management

Meet the author of Biden's industrial strategy

The digital circuit breaker and why it matters

Minnesota sets out for zero-carbon electricity by 2040

Utilities are lobbying against the public interest. Here's how to stop it.

Decarbonizing US transportation with an eye toward global justice

Getting electric school buses in the hands of school districts

What's the deal with electrolyzers?

On the abuse (and proper use) of climate models

Fine, we're doing gas stoves

Me, talking about fusion and clean energy revolutions

On writing an ambitious and terrifyingly realistic novel about climate change

An energy provider attempts to achieve 24/7 clean energy

Which technologies get cheaper over time, and why?

Come see me talk to author Stephen Markley about his new novel, The Deluge

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Cute pictures of my pets! (And also a fundraiser)