Business & Technology

The gritty end of the stick

EPA targets polluters who do their business on poor communities

Whether it's coal ash or hazardous waste or just bad air, low-income neighborhoods are more likely to be dumped on.

Not Exactly Breaking News

Koch-funded Tim Phillips is still confused about climate change

Tim Phillips is an oil industry-funded, climate denial mouthpiece trying to convince Americans that climate change isn't happening.

feeling bluefin

E.U. abandons plans to cut critically endangered Atlantic bluefin tuna quotas

Pressure from France, Spain, and others has forced the E.U. to abandon previous plans to significantly cut quotas on Atlantic bluefin tuna next year.

I will pump the climate activism up

Arnold Schwarzenegger: My future as a green activist

What will outgoing Calif. governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's next role be in the global fight against climate change?

carbon offshoring

India, China buying U.S. coal mines, shale gas fields

This ought to send a chill down the spine of anyone hoping for a thoughtful approach to climate change policy from the White House.

Let's get this party started

Debating new strategies for curbing global warming

As the final component of the Climate Next series, our panelists sent a flurry of emails back and forth, debating the best way forward.


Houston to deploy electric car charging network

The nation's oil capital, Houston, is making a bid to become the first city to deploy an electric car infrastructure.

a velvet revolution?

A cleantech revolution in four easy steps

Armond Cohen outlines the best ways to ease our transition into renewable power.

the free market to its own rescue!

Tech will solve the climate crisis faster than laws

Emphasizing technological innovation would render moot the debate about technology-first versus technology-only.