This Map Shows Where the Next Clean Energy Gold Mine Is


It’s an area half the size of Rhode Island.

2 GOP Candidates Have Reasonable Positions on Climate Change. They Won’t Be in Tonight’s Debate.

Workers stand in at the candidates' podiums in preparation for Tuesday's Republican debate in Milwaukee. Morry Gash/AP

Pataki and Graham aren’t invited.

Here’s What You Need to Know About President Obama’s Decision to Reject the Keystone XL Pipeline

Barack Obama

Watch Climate Desk’s explainer video.

Scientists Just Analyzed Dozens of Natural Disasters. Can You Guess Which Ones We Made Worse?


California’s epic wildfire season has our fingerprints all over it.

The Keystone XL Pipeline Isn’t Dead Yet. Here’s What You Need to Know About What Comes Next.

Oil sands production in Alberta, Canada. chris kolaczan/Shutterstock

Low oil prices are squeezing production of one of the world’s dirtiest fossil fuels.

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