Climate & Energy

Climate & Energy

Obama is paving the way for success in Paris

Thanks to the president’s diplomacy with developing countries, a global climate deal is a lot closer than seemed possible a year ago.

Climate & Energy

Africans are pretty concerned about this climate change mess we made

Forget ISIS and economic stability. Folks from Burkina Faso to Kenya are more worried about global warming.

Business & Technology

Who’s going to pay these companies to suck CO2 out of the air?

Carbon capture and sequestration technology is advancing, but startups aren't getting much love from the government.

Grapes of Wrath

Awful wine proves Scotland should stick to Scotch

Hopeful winemakers were banking on climate change to warm their vineyards, but it might take a couple decades.

Climate & Energy

States are polluting less and their economies are doing just fine

Even as power plant pollution has decreased in a big majority of states, economic growth has continued, a new report finds.

Food

Can meat actually be eco-friendly?

It's not as black and white as you think: We might not need a whole world of vegetarians, but we could all do with a little less flesh.

Climate & Energy

Ted Cruz wants NASA to concentrate on space

The GOP presidential hopeful wants to learn more about faraway worlds. Our planet, not so much.

Climate & Energy

Stop trying to put climate change in a box

A new report argues that tackling a warming world means taking a holistic approach.

Climate & Energy

Here’s more evidence that cutting CO2 pollution can be good for the economy

The Northeast’s cap-and-trade program, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, generated $1.3 billion in economic benefits over three years.