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Uncivil union

Big Labor has an identity crisis, and its name is Dakota Access

The AFL-CIO’s president threw his support behind the pipeline, dividing the country’s biggest union federation.

More like "the big battery," amirite?

NYC is the first city to adopt a target for energy storage.

It will help the city integrate more solar and wind power into its system and ultimately bring down carbon emissions.

Meat bubble

Major investment groups told food companies that meat is too risky.

People might just love meat to death.

Spaced Out

Elon Musk has a big idea to save civilization: Move it to Mars.

Why bother saving the planet you already have when you can just get a new one?

you can't go home again

2016 will go down in history as the first year of the rest of our lives — not in a good way.

For the first time, the concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere crossed above 400 parts per million and stayed there.

Move along, nothing to see here

Climate change got 82 seconds in the presidential debate

How does that compare to debates past? We ran the numbers.

Nation-to-nation

Obama took up Standing Rock, albeit delicately, at his last Tribal Nations Conference.

The president passed on the opportunity to mention the Dakota Access pipeline, specifically.

Debate Fallout

Trump shows us what happens to a climate denier in denial

All those times I said it was a hoax? JK!

City beet

A farm bill just for urban agriculture?

Yes, if Sen. Debbie Stabenow has her way.