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Let’s all give a small, slightly restrained cheer for Costa Rica.

Costa Rica is increasingly running on renewable energy -- perhaps, however, at cost to its local ecosystems.

frenemies

Big Oil is backing Hillary Clinton. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

She's raking in twice as much oil money as Trump.

faith in the future

Morocco will create 600 environmentally friendly mosques by 2019.

The country will green hundreds of the country's religious centers with LED lighting, solar water heaters, and photovoltaic power systems.

Flushing Meadows

Can toilets revive New York City’s oyster population?

New York City wants to restore its oyster population, one recycled toilet bowl at a time.

More Like Coal Yeller

The number of coal-fired power plants under development saw a big hit in the first half of 2016.

India and China are beginning to back away from coal.

oh frack

Fracking operations might’ve caused one of Oklahoma’s biggest earthquakes yet.

Oklahoma ties for its biggest earthquake yet.

Climate matters

Black Lives Matter U.K. shut down London City Airport for six hours, protesting climate injustice.

The protestors also oppose a massive airport expansion.

Grist on the ground

Dakota Access pipeline’s private security unleashed attack dogs and sprayed mace on protesters.

Tensions escalate ahead of a big court date Friday.

Men again

Meet America’s ugliest hobby: Coal rolling.

States are finally starting to crack down on the world's worst idea.