The First Lawsuit Against Obama’s New Coal Limits Just Got Filed


Well, that didn’t take long.

How Wall Street Can Solve the Climate Crisis


Money for clean energy projects is down. But among investors, attention to climate change is growing.

“Breathtaking”: The White House Releases Its Climate Heavy Hitter on the Polar Vortex

John Holdren. Xinhua/ZUMAPRESS

You don’t get a more credible spokesman than John Holdren.

UN Climate Chief Calls for Tripling of Clean Energy Investment

Christiana Figueres says $1 trillion a year is required for the transformation needed to stay within 2C of warming.

How the West Virginia Spill Exposes Our Lax Chemical Laws

Foo Connor/Flickr

We really don’t know much about the chemical involved. And that’s the problem.


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