Bobby Magill

burn notice

Why people have to learn to live with wildfires

The best way for forests to adapt to climate change is for them to burn.

oh crop

Trump’s USDA could be a disaster for farms and forests

Sonny Perdue, nominee for agriculture secretary, believes climate change is a "running joke." It's not.

coal story, bro

The West’s biggest coal plant may be about to shut down

It's the seventh-largest single source of CO2 emissions in the United States.

boom and bust

This could be the end of Canadian tar sands

Economic factors are sucking the life out of the country's oil industry.

bundle of energy

U.S. likely to become a major energy exporter in a decade

But the outlook for meeting emissions targets doesn’t look promising.

power struggle

Solar up, coal down: U.S. shakes up energy supply

By 2017, solar power capacity will nearly triple from 2014 levels.

CO2 little, too late

Relying on future tech to suck up carbon is rolling the dice with the planet

Scientists are trying to develop negative-emissions technologies. Will they work?

wind wind!

Obama administration’s offshore wind plan would power 23 million homes

The National Offshore Wind Strategy calls for major investments in offshore wind farm construction.

Negative Capability

Cutting carbon emissions isn’t enough. We need negative emissions.

To keep warming under 2 degrees C, we'll have to suck CO2 out of the air.