Commentary: The fallacy of endless economic growth.

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Scrapping climate protections would erase $300 billion in benefits, study finds.

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'Almost exponential': Green bank eyes rapid renewables growth as doubts linger.

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Omnibus deal ignores Trump calls for deep energy, enviro cuts.

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This oil law was sold as climate friendly. It might not be.

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Disaster, decline and hope for an aging mega project.

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Litigation's fate still uncertain as enviros chart options.

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Economist wants truth on real cost of fossil fuel.

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