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Seeking new energy to (Re)Focus the Nation

Seeking new energy to (Re)Focus the Nation

Focus the Nation, a youth-oriented nonprofit group aiming to propel a transition toward non-polluting energy choices, is preparing for Recharge!, an August retreat on Mount Hood in Oregon.

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Obama administration bets on green technologies creating jobs of the future

"I don't want the new breakthrough technologies and the new manufacturing taking place in China and India," Obama said at a recent clean energy event at a factory in Indianapolis. "I want all those new jobs right here in Indiana, right here in the United States of America, with American workers.

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Facing down a 15,000-ton train engine full of coal

Facing down a 15,000-ton train engine full of coal

The good citizens of Bellingham pride themselves on their parks and social consciousness. It's a peaceful, gorgeous place. The perfect place for North America's biggest open-air coal dump, right?

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Leaves in a jet plane

Leaves in a jet plane

A Climate Solutions-facilitated regional effort is gaining steam to power commercial and military jets with fuel made from leftovers from the forest industry, local crops, municipal waste and algae.

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Winthrop, WA embraces new solar project

Winthrop, WA embraces new solar project

Private investors pitch in for community electric system, with some help from the state. Community solar projects are restarting the solar industry in Washington state and creating jobs in local economies.

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