Cities

You are my density

Densifying cities could cut emissions more than doing energy retrofits on buildings.

So says a new study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

autonomy

Pruitt plans to “review” California’s car pollution rules

The move could jeopardize states' rights.

Act local

In the Trump era, all climate progress will be local

When the federal government is run by climate science deniers, it’s up to cities and states to lead.

pizza cut

Canada knows climate change will hit us where it hurts — pizza and man caves.

Watch some lighthearted commercials from Ontario's Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change.

shut 'em down

New York State will shut down its dangerously placed Indian Point nuclear plant.

Possibly the country's scariest nuclear plant will close by 2021.

can't make this stuff up

The Kochs launch campaign to convince black people that dirty fuel is good for them.

Fueling U.S. Forward has a message to spread about the majesty of oil and gas.

air grievances

Live near a busy road? You may have higher risk of dementia.

A study links air pollution from traffic to cognitive disorders.

not-so-incredible bulk

Washington state has blocked plans for the nation’s biggest coal export terminal.

The decision deals a stiff blow to the Northwest’s besieged fossil fuel industry and marks a win for local climate activists and tribes.

guest post

E.U. loophole counts wood energy as “carbon neutral.” It’s not.

If approved, new rules could threaten the climate and U.S. forests.