The plastic industry could soon surpass coal in greenhouse gas emissions. Yet, its growing climate impact is largely unnoticed.
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Sea Change provides commentary on contemporary environmental challenges. It tackles an array of topics from a local vantage point – from energy challenges and pollution concerns to health and sustainability practices.
Better torque, smoother ride, less maintenance and, of course, low emissions put a history of gas-powered vehicles in the rear-view mirror.
Two new books lend insights on living and taking action in a catastrophic era.
Protecting the irreplaceable value of Maine’s rockweed ecosystems.
Making the grid more climate resilient will take planning grounded in science and localized power generation.
A group of Maine philanthropists demonstrates climate leadership.
As Maine reinvents its electricity grid, it will need greater public engagement, utility oversight and data-sharing.
How renewable power is reshaping electricity markets.
Youth activists, encouraged by the passage of a pioneering mandate, are leading the state and nation toward fossil fuel divestment.
Community solar farms hold great potential benefits for Maine – if the State does more to guide the industry’s growth.
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