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<p>News about the environment, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.</p>
  1. Donald Trump’s Energy Plan: More Fossil Fuels and Fewer Rules

    Speaking in North Dakota, at the heart of America’s oil and gas boom, Mr. Trump vowed to restore coal mining jobs and “cancel” the Paris climate change accord.
    Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/27/us/politics/donald-trump-global-warming-energy-policy.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
  2. Johnny Depp and Australia’s Agriculture Minister in a Feud With Legs

    The feud between the actor and the minister has gotten stranger, a year after Mr. Depp and his wife caused a kerfuffle over their dogs.
    Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/world/australia/johnny-depp-and-australian-official-still-snarling-a-year-later.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
  3. Murdered After Defending Thailand’s Environment

    A series of photos enshrine Thai activists at sites where they were killed after opposing powerful economic interests.
    Mon, 23 May 2016 03:00:43 -0400http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/05/23/murdered-for-defending-thailands-environment/?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss

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Real time data on solar generation at Hopkins

Photovoltaic (PV) panels atop seven buildings collect solar radiation and convert it into electricity, generating 1 million kWh of clean renewable energy each year, or enough electricity to power roughly 112 average households and offset 545 tons of greenhouse gases.

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Think before you print.

Office paper is highly recyclable, but a lot gets wasted. Waste reduction is more cost-effective than recycling because it reduces the amount of material that needs to be collected, transported and processed.