Platform Check: How Trump's Energy Plan Stacks Up To The Democrats
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Texas Oil Company Faces Criminal Charges Over Southern California Spill
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A rally, march and mass civil disobedience to stop oil trains in the Port of Albany was held on Saturday by more than 1,500 people from Albany, N.Y., and from as far as Maine, Quebec and central Pennsylvania. Erik McGregor/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption

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Army Corps Of Engineers Blocks Pacific Northwest Coal Terminal
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In The Midst Of A Downturn, Some In Oil Industry Are Prepping For A Bounce
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"I have come around to a very optimistic view that we are winning and ... we will ultimately prevail" – Al Gore Bret Hartman/Bret Hartman / TED hide caption

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Should We Feel Optimistic ... About Climate Change?
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"Optimism blended with courage to face the changes now necessary is just a mature and healthy way of approaching the future." – Al Gore Bret Hartman/Bret Hartman / TED hide caption

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Are There Reasons To Be Optimistic About Climate Change?
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Students from Fort McMurray Composite High School are released early as wildfire burns nearby in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada on Tuesday. An uncontrolled wildfire burning near Fort McMurray in northern Alberta, the heart of Canada's oil sands region, has forced the evacuation of nearly all the city's 80,000 residents, local authorities said on Tuesday. Courtesy Kangeun Lee via Reuters hide caption

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Solar Impulse 2 pilots Bertrand Piccard (right) and Andre Borschberg celebrate after Piccard landed their solar-powered plane at Moffett Field in Mountain View, Calif., on Saturday. Noah Berger/AP hide caption

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The Solar Impulse 2 airplane, piloted by Bertrand Piccard, gains altitude after taking off from Kalaeloa Airport in Kapolei, Hawaii during a test and training flight in April. Eugene Tanner /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama met with China's president, Xi Jinping, at an event linked to the international climate conference held late last year outside Paris. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Can The U.S. And China Keep Their Climate Pledges?
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Workers install solar panels on the roof of a home in Camarillo, Calif., in 2013. San Francisco has recently decided to start requiring rooftop solar systems — electrical or heating — on new construction up to 10 stories tall. Anne Cusack/LA Times via Getty Images hide caption

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About 14 percent of the Gigafactory in Nevada has been built so far. At 5.8 million square feet, it will be a building with one of the biggest footprints in the world. Tesla hide caption

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A Rare Look Inside The 'Gigafactory' Tesla Hopes Will Revolutionize Energy Use
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What Peabody's Bankruptcy Means To St. Louis
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In 2006, a bulldozer sits ready for work at Peabody Energy's Gateway Coal Mine near Coulterville, Ill. Peabody is the latest coal company to declare bankruptcy. Seth Perlman/AP hide caption

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March 25: Bankruptcies Fuel Uncertainty In Coal Communities
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The Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant sits along the banks of the Connecticut River in Vernon, Vt. It began operations in 1972 and was shut down at the end of 2014, the victim of competition from plants powered by abundant and cheap natural gas. Toby Talbot/AP hide caption

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Unable To Compete On Price, Nuclear Power On The Decline In The U.S.
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Former Energy CEO Don Blankenship Sentenced To 1 Year In Prison
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