A new report finds that California's cap-and-trade system has not cut air pollution in many low-income communities and communities of color.
The key is battery storage.
Kathy Egland, longtime civil rights campaigner, has helped to clean up coal pollution, encourage solar, and prepare communities for disasters.
Solar power with battery backup can be integrated into affordable housing at no net cost over the lifetime of a project, and it can help residents survive the next disaster.
Pope Francis' recent encyclical makes the case that meaning in life derives from how we treat each other and how we care for nature.
Harriet Tregoning, a rock star in the world of smart growth and urban planning, is now the head of HUD’s Office of Economic Resilience.
Resilience is an idea with potentially transformative power -- but we need to make sure it isn't co-opted by big business and the forces of the status quo.
The best way to slow growth is ensuring that people can make choices about childbearing. But fertility rates remain high where women's status is low.
World population doubled in the last half-century to nearly 7 billion people. To address population growth, we need to advance and secure women's rights.