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Biden Administration to Restore Protection for Alaska’s Tongass Forest

Biden Administration to reverse logging and mining permission in Alaska's Tongrass forest, ensuring protection for world's largest temperate old-growth rainforest.
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Colorado Governor Signs a Law Banning Single-Use Plastic

Governor Jared Polis signed into law House Bill 1162 in a ceremony at the Governor’s Mansion. The law bans single-use plastic bags and polystyrene...
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U.S. and China Agree To Work Together on Climate Crisis

The United States and China agreed to cooperate with other countries to fight climate change, days before President Biden hosted a virtual summit of...
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North Carolina Invests Heavily in Plastic Recycling

A Swedish plastics manufacturer called Polykemi Inc. is opening its first U.S.-based factory in North Carolina and will be using a significant amount of...
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Michigan Recycling Project Is the Largest Initiative in State History

The newly announced initiative, NextCycle Michigan, is supposed to kickstart the recycling economy in the state.
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Biden Approves First Large-Scale Offshore Wind Farm

President Joe Biden approved the nation’s first large-scale offshore wind farm located off the coast of Nantucket, Massachusetts.
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Tucson, AZ Makes Steps Toward Being the First City To Implement Zero-Waste Construction

The city of Tucson has begun working with Byfusion, a company that makes block-machines from recycled plastic.
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California Will Use Surveillance Satellites to Track Down Carbon Super-Emitters

California plans to put not one, but two satellites in orbit to help hunt for elusive “super-emitters” of greenhouse gases.
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Boost for Biodiversity in England’s Southern Coastal Waters

A new trawler fishing ban in England aims to make sure that a once vast kelp forest on the seabed can be restored.
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Biden Administration Makes Plans for Floating Offshore Wind Turbines on the Coast of California

Biden’s administration plans to deploy 30GW of offshore wind by 2030.
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