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The U.S. Energy Department is betting big on the sustainable hydrogen economy of the future, with a new round of $30 million in funding. The U.S. has its sights set on a “deep decarbonization” goal for the national economy, but that may seem like a bit of an oxymoron if the hydrogen comes from conventional fossil sources. See how wind and solar power are coming into play...

The U.S. Energy Department is betting big on the sustainable hydrogen economy of the future, with a new round of $30 million in funding. The U.S. has its sights set on a “deep decarbonization” goal for the national economy, but that may seem like a bit of an oxymoron if the hydrogen comes from conventional fossil sources. See how wind and solar power are coming into play...

What will happen to America’s climate agenda when Obama steps down? How will a Hillary Clinton administration further the country’s work on climate action? And how much could a Donald Trump administration derail the progress we’ve made?

New National Poll: Trump Increasing Lead Over Clinton New York billionaire has five-point lead over Clinton

As the general election looms, who will be able to vote on Nov. 8 remains in question. Over a dozen states will impose voter ID laws for the first time in 2016, but pressure is building to loosen these restrictions.

Judge Demands Answers from RNC After Allegations of Illegal Poll Monitoring

Did Trump just commit a felony? The Republican presidential nominee has caused yet another uproar. On Wednesday, he goaded Russian hackers to cyber-spy on Hillary Clinton and search for her alleged missing emails.

Image: Street art mural placed on the wall of a barbecue restaurant in the old town of Vilnius (Lithuania), done by the artists Dominykas Če.

It’s official: Indiana Gov. #MikePence is on the #DonaldTrump ticket. Although he’s a GOP mainstay, Pence isn’t exactly a household name — leaving many to wonder where he stands on the issues they care about and how he would perform as #vicepresident. To answer all those burning questions, we took a look at Pence’s voting record and his stance on #environmental and social #sustainability issues. Spoiler alert: It’s not pretty.

The Indiana Legislature and Gov. Mike Pence just gutted their state's RFRA law rendering it meaningless.

Can #climatechange be a #bipartisan issue this #election? If you’ve followed elections long enough, you know basically what to expect in the general — sharply divergent views on everything from trade to #tax to foreign policy. But what if there were issues where both parties could actually agree on solutions? We don’t think this is too outlandish — in fact, when it comes to the #environment, both parties have more in common than they think.

Metal Magnet Polar Bear Stretching Across Ice Travel Norway Bears Magnet X

"You don't get less followers when you insult someone or say something outrageous on Twitter, you get more." Don't sit on your laurels and assume #HillaryClinton will trounce #Trump. Based on his current strategy, he stands to win the White House this November.

Van Jones to Dems: Trump Could Really Win the Presidency

#Healthcare as we know it is changing. Will socialized #medicine be the new cure?

as we know it is changing. Will socialized be the new cure?

Why don't #conservatives support balancing the #environmental budget?

Why Don’t Conservatives Support Balancing Nature’s Budget?

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