France will close all its coal power stations by 2021

French president Emmanuel Macron recently announced plans to close all of the country's coal-fired power plants two years ahead of schedule.

French President Emmanuel Macron — Photo: Ludovic Martin/Getty

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Big Solar Energy Projects Are Quietly Happening Under Trump

A massive solar project has just been completed, and its specs are impressive.

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Environmentalists so far are infuriated by the actions of the Trump White House. With a little less than a year in office, the administration has opened up public and protected lands to energy exploration, removed the US from the Paris Agreement, and scrapped the Clean Power Plan. In the near future, there are plans to expand offshore drilling, sell off public lands in the West, and allow for drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

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