Michael P. Norton | Statehouse News ServiceDecember 13, 2018 08:28 AM
Feds Offering 390,000 Acres Off Mass. For Offshore WindThe auction is intended to attract the offshore wind industry to tracts south of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard.
Cristina QuinnDecember 11, 2018 08:16 PM
How Food From Harvard Feeds Hungry Community College StudentsFood rescued from Harvard and two local hospitals turned into frozen packaged meals for Bunker Hill, MassBay and North Shore students.
Kirk CarapezzaDecember 11, 2018 04:18 PM
Environmentalist Questions Harvard’s Investment In Vineyards And Water"Refusing to divest from fossil fuel and trying to profit from climate change strikes me as pretty darn cynical," the environmentalist said.
Nathan RottDecember 11, 2018 11:58 AM
Trump EPA Proposes Big Changes To Federal Water ProtectionsThe Trump administration wants to substantially limit which waterways are protected under the Clean Water Act. Farmers and developers have long lobbied against the current rule as too expansive.
Rebecca HersherDecember 10, 2018 01:31 PM
Dueling U.S. Agendas As U.N. Climate Change Summit Enters Crucial Final WeekThe U.S. hosted an event on coal and refused to endorse the findings of a dire climate science report. And yet, in official negotiations, the U.S. is working out how to implement the Paris agreement.
Jeff BradyDecember 10, 2018 05:05 AM
How One Company Pulls Carbon From The Air, Aiming To Avert A Climate CatastropheA U.N. climate report says the only way to avoid the worst climate impacts will be to suck carbon emissions out of the air. Researchers are trying to find a feasible way to do that.
Bill ChappellDecember 7, 2018 02:45 PM
World's First Insect Vaccine Could Help Bees Fight Off Deadly DiseaseAmerican foulbrood is an infectious disease that devastates honeybee hives. Scientists say they've created a vaccine for it, despite a big hurdle: Bees don't have antibodies.
Jeff BradyDecember 6, 2018 04:54 PM
Trump's EPA Plans To Ease Carbon Emissions Rule For New Coal PlantsThe Trump administration wants to reverse a rule that would have required new coal plants to have expensive technology to capture their carbon dioxide emissions.
Bill ChappellDecember 6, 2018 09:58 AM
California Gives Final OK To Requiring Solar Panels On New HousesNew houses must include solar panels in California, starting in 2020. Recent extreme weather events such as wildfires and drought make the need clear, a state official says.