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Cities ask residents to snitch on illegal Airbnb rentals

Berlin has a website that enables people to anonymously inform on law-breaking landlords, and Munich might follow suit.

Hey, energy geeks, there’s now a podcast just for you

It’s from the Department of Energy, and it’s electrifying.

Here’s what Obama’s new methane rule won’t cover

A whole lot of methane — but it’s still better than anything we’ve got so far.

Boreal, Tho

Alberta wildfire turns to boreal forests

And that is really bad news for the climate — for a number of reasons.

Gates Foundation quietly dumps all of its BP stock

Bill Gates has criticized the fossil fuel divestment movement, but he’s selling off oil shares anyway.

T. Boone Pickens backs Trump, expects to be dead by the time country collapses

The 87-year-old oil billionaire used to oppose Trump, but now he’s ready to say what the heck.

Obama’s latest climate move: Cracking down on methane from fracking

The EPA has just finalized rules that will limit methane pollution for the first time ever.

Amid fire evacuations, Alberta oil production restarts

Companies are flying in workers to staff oil operations — because thousands of local workers have had to leave their homes.

Keystone pipeline still a pain in nation’s butt

Pipeline boosters just won’t give up. Now they've joined a lawsuit arguing that Obama shouldn’t have rejected Keystone.