Growing up in Kenya, he strained to read by the dim light of a kerosene lantern. Now he’s making solar-charged lanterns and using them to spur economic development.
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Americans continue to favor light-duty trucks and SUVs.
Unfortunately, Democrats are ignoring the one thing that could best help curb carbon emissions.
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Congress wants you to know if biotech corn is in that box of cereal.
Stalled projects and underperforming plants have hampered China’s desalination plans.