Climate & Energy

Burn the swamp

Trump’s energy policy is being shaped by scary, oily think tank.

The group has received funding from ExxonMobil, the American Petroleum Institute, Peabody Energy, and groups linked to the Koch brothers.

bundle of energy

U.S. likely to become a major energy exporter in a decade

But the outlook for meeting emissions targets doesn’t look promising.

On hire ground

China plans to create 13 million clean energy jobs by 2020.

The country has announced that it will invest $361 billion in renewable energy through the end of the decade.

License to Bill

Bill Nye is heading to Netflix to take on climate change deniers — with help from a supermodel.

His forthcoming show, "Bill Nye Saves the World," will feature Karlie Kloss as a special correspondent.

California droughtin'

Drought doesn’t just mean less water — it also means more pollution.

During California's recent drought, hydropower was way down, so utilities burned a lot more natural gas.

Rexit

Secretary of state pick to get $180 million from Exxon

As part of the deal, outgoing CEO Rex Tillerson will “sever all ties with the company to comply with conflict-of-interest requirements.”

Playoff Picture

California just drafted Eric Holder to help it win the coming climate-action showdown.

The former U.S. attorney general will help the legislature fight the Trump administration on environmental and other issues.

down to earth

NASA climate research won’t go down without a fight

"We'll get scientists to march on Washington if we have to."

'nuff said

For the last time, warming is not slowing down!

If you've heard that climate change is on hiatus, guess again.