Climate & Energy

grand ol' pretense

Interior pick Ryan Zinke wants you to know he’s “not a climate scientist expert”

The ol’ GOP excuse makes a comeback.

Take the money and fund

Obama is spending another $500 million to fight climate change before Trump can stop him.

The State Department announced Tuesday that it will send the money to the U.N.'s Green Climate Fund.

Can't bayou me love

The Dakota Access fight is moving to Louisiana.

Energy Transfer Partners is trying to build a pipeline in Louisiana to carry oil from DAPL to refineries on the Gulf Coast.

come rain or shine

The California drought is on its way out, but deeper droughts lie ahead

Climate swings are only going to get worse.

Dumb and dumber

Coal-loving Wyoming legislators are pushing a bill to outlaw wind and solar.

Nine Republicans want to bar utilities from using electricity produced by large-scale renewable energy projects.

Breaking up is hard to do

Will this massive iceberg collapse soon? Get your bets in now.

An Irish bookmaker is offering 6-to-1 odds that an iceberg the size of Delaware will split off from the Larsen C Ice Shelf this month.

dumpster fire, meet hose

Here are three reasons the world didn’t completely suck this week.

Washington State blocks another oil terminal, Obama saves some bees, and Jane Fonda throws some maple-syrup shade.

Dodge City

Trump’s pick for CIA director tried to weasel out of questions on climate change.

New California Sen. Kamala Harris grilled Mike Pompeo about his climate views during a confirmation hearing. He didn't want to play ball.

Opinion

Here’s a new way to fight the Dakota Access Pipeline

The pipeline now has to go through a thorough environmental study, and comments from citizens can affect the outcome.