Climate & Energy

You Break It, You Bought It

Pro-tip: It costs a lot when you spill tar sands oil into a river

Enbridge just got socked with the largest fine ever for a U.S. pipeline spill.

Smokescreen

Way back when, Big Oil taught tobacco companies a few tricks

New evidence shows the oil industry wrote the playbook on shady PR tactics.

Forest for the trees

India set a record by planting 50 million trees in one day

India is reforesting on a massive scale to fight climate change.

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.