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its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
Thanks to advances in turbine tech, the first commercial-scale wind farm in the Southeast is about to get whirring.
Thanks to concerned citizens, the coal industry is making progress on how it handles its combustion wastes, but the toxic slurry is still a threat to groundwater.
A city must decide whether to retreat or stand and fight when rising seas come crashing in.
As the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers considers including “living shorelines” among its preferred erosion controls, Alabama is already leading the way to healthier coasts.
As small-scale solar starts to shine in the Southeast, some residents are getting a first taste of energy independence.
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