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Coming soon: A $25,000 solar-powered electric SUV

Image of the Sono Sion, a solar-powered SUV from German startup Sono Motors

Shell bids for Nature Energy, as biogas deals heat up

Illustration of a hand painting a gas tank green.

U.S. announces first auction for Pacific offshore wind energy

Illustration for a for sale sign in the middle of a body of water

Qatar's energy minister foreshadows COP27 fight

Photo illustration of Energy Minister for Qatar Saad Sherida al-Kaabi and an image of natural gas flames

Biden's national security strategy focuses on climate change

Photo illustration of President Biden with abstract shapes and image of smokestacks.

Making sense of the Senate permitting collapse

Illustration of legislation being pierced with fountain pens.

U.S. solar factories prepare for liftoff

Illustration of a firecracker rocket made from solar panels with a lit fuse.

Europe's soaring energy costs push leaders to consider major steps

Illustration of the stars of the European Union flag forming a clock, with the time approaching midnight.

Polar bear discovery in Greenland raises cautious hopes for conservation

 A polar bear stands on a snow-covered iceberg that is surrounded by fast ice, or sea ice connected to the shore, in Southeast Greenland in March 2016. Photo: Kristin Laidre/University of Washington