These Members of Congress Are Bankrolled by the Fracking Industry

jessie owen/Flickr

A new report finds that the industry is giving out “gushers” of money, mainly to congressional Republicans.

Green Groups Stage Walk-Out at UN Climate Talks

350.org/Flickr

Environment and development groups are protesting at slow speed and lack of ambition of Warsaw negotiations.

Climate Talks: Wealthy Countries Urged to Foot Bill for Weather-Related Disasters

UNHCR Photo Download/Flickr

Developing countries threaten to walk out of UN talks in Warsaw over failure to reach agreement on financial recompense.

Google Prods a Coal-Fired Utility Into Making Money on Green Power

mastermaq/Flickr

North Carolina’s Duke Energy wants to sell renewable energy directly to power-hogging companies like Google. 

Feds: Exxon Ignored Safety Risks in Lead-up to 210,000 Gallon Oil Spill

exxon

Regulators proposed a $2.66 million fine for Exxon, saying the company could have prevented the crude oil spill that hit an Arkansas neighborhood this March.

Archives

About Climate Desk

The Climate Desk is a journalistic collaboration dedicated to exploring the impact—human, environmental, economic, political—of a changing climate. The partners are The Atlantic, Center for Investigative Reporting, Grist, The Guardian, Huffington Post, Mother Jones, Slate, and Wired.