Climate & Energy

Climate & Energy

4 reasons why we can and must fight terrorism and poverty through climate action

An effective global climate stabilization project will serve as a powerful tool for combatting global poverty and unrest.

Climate & Energy

What will happen to the huge climate protests planned for Paris?

After the deadly terrorist attacks, climate activists are still planning to go ahead with protests and civil disobedience.

Climate & Energy

People want to frack the hell out of this giant piece of tiramisu

The Permian Basin shale field in Texas looks like looks like tiramisu, tastes like money.


The sad, sickening truth about South L.A.’s oil wells

Local youth and activists sue Los Angeles, saying the city protects white areas from oil well sites but piles them on in neighborhoods of color.

Business & Technology

This new startup is doing hydropower right

Small-scale hydro projects along rivers in the Northeast provide low-impact electricity and help revitalize communities.

Climate & Energy

New hottie Canadian prime minister essentially kills Northern Gateway pipeline

Another nasty pipeline bites the dust.

Climate & Energy

Paris climate activities to be scaled back, even as official summit goes forward

After Friday's terrorist attacks, activists and organizers are deciding whether to scale back or cancel some planned events.

Climate & Energy

Bernie Sanders says climate change is still our biggest national security threat

"Climate change is directly related to the growth of terrorism," Sanders said at the Democratic debate on Saturday, citing CIA intelligence.

Climate & Energy

The Earth is on track to end 2015 with an average 1 degree C warming

That means we're already halfway to the "safe" benchmark of 2 degree C.