Business & Technology

Business & Technology

Chipotle aims for a Better Burger (without making anyone sick)

Better Burger will continue Chipotle's existing model of providing fresher fast food.

Business & Technology

Porter Ranch CEO got a $3 million bonus after a massive natural gas leak

Porter Ranch was one of the worst climate disasters in U.S. history.

Business & Technology

They aren’t shiny unicorns, but these startups shine when it comes to clean energy

These companies are young, geeky, and building the technology that will bring clean energy to the masses.

Climate & Energy

This chart shows the United States’ mind-blowing clean energy potential

The U.S. could meet its electricity needs 100 times over with solar and 10 times over with wind.

Business & Technology

PR guru attempts the impossible: Convince everyone utility companies are all right

Solar advocates are suspicious.

Business & Technology

Affordable Teslas? Elon Musk is about to take your brain to Mars.

The Model 3 is expected to cost $35,000 and get 200 miles per charge.

Living

Excuse me — do you know where my Appalachia is?

Relatively few people seem to understand what, where, or why the region is -- or even how to pronounce it. Surprise: It's all pretty complicated.

Climate & Energy

Bernie Sanders wants to phase out nuclear power plants. Is that a good idea?

Nuclear energy has a lot of downsides, but it also has one big upside: It’s climate-friendly.

Climate & Energy

Huge wind project moves forward despite states’ objections

The project will move 4,000 megawatts of power from Texas and Oklahoma through Arkansas and into the Southeast.