California’s Fire Season Is Shaping Up to Be a “Disaster”

Firefighters battled a pair of brush fires in Granada Hills, Calif., on Monday. David Crane/AP

It’s already looking bad, and it’s going to get worse.

How the Fukushima Disaster Crippled Japan’s Climate Plans

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Fukushima nuclear power plant in 2013. Japan Pool/ZUMA

Japan’s climate strategy is broken. Can President Obama help fix it?

There’s a Fight Brewing Over Who Profits From Solar Power

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And it’s coming to your roof.

Good Luck Going After the Pope, Climate Deniers

Pope Francis

The Heartland Institute went on a pilgrimage to Rome to offer a “prebuttal” to the Vatican’s climate summit.

Beijing’s Air: Now Slightly Less Deadly

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A new study suggests China’s tough new pollution standards might actually be working.

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