Climate & Energy

Cities

Meet a Republican mayor and convention delegate who takes climate change seriously

Jim Brainard, mayor of Carmel, Indiana, has cut carbon emissions and made his city more walkable and bikeable.

bright spot

Obama tries to revive a grassroots solar program

Now it should be easier for homeowners to put panels on their roofs.

moral highground

Fracking and immigration activists unite 60 feet above the RNC

Trump really has a way of bringing people together.

Election 2016

11 ways the Republican platform attacks the environment

Turn federal lands over to states. Abolish the EPA as we know it. Kill fracking regulations. And more!

Climate & Energy

Rubio skips RNC to inadequately address Florida’s algae problem

How do you campaign on toxic algae without mentioning climate? Let Marco show you.

bloom & bust

Florida’s algae-infested lakes are a sign of things to come

Warming lakes and oceans are happy homes for algae.

Fast, Cool, Convenient

Don’t miss it: We’re talking sustainable cities in NYC this summer

Come to our hot summer lecture series, on a few of our favorite things: transportation, plastic, and keeping cool.

Election 2016

If you want fact-free speeches, Cleveland is the perfect place to go

Here’s who we’ll be watching.

Election Guide ★ 2016

We’re here to make sense of an election that doesn’t

A lot of crucial issues are at stake this year. Too bad pols aren’t talking about most of them.