Cities Are Still Too Afraid to Make Driving Unappealing

Traffic jam in Los Angeles. egdigital/Thinkstock

Carrots will only go so far.

Using Putin To Push Fossil-Fuel Projects


Will natural gas exports really solve the Ukraine crisis? Experts aren’t so sure.

America Could Soon Face More Days of “Extreme Rainfall”


Global warming means more heavy rainfall…and more drought.

Louisiana’s Coastline Is Disappearing Too Quickly for Mappers to Keep Up


Climate change and development are accelerating coastal erosion.

How To Make Natural Gas More Climate-Friendly


We have the technology to clean up fracking, but we can’t trust industry to use it voluntarily.


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