The Cost of Clean Coal

Sara Bernard/Grist

A Mississippi power plant promises to create clean energy from our dirtiest fuel. But it will come at a price.

Scientists Bash EPA’s Take On Burning Wood For Power

Scott Wylie/Flickr

Is biomass really carbon-neutral?

Scott Walker’s Budget Includes $250,000 To Study ‘Wind Energy System-Related Health Issues’

Gateway Technical College/Flickr

Previous studies have found no link between wind farms and increased health problems.

Harvard is Buying Up Vineyards in Drought-Ridden California Wine Country

seagames50/Shutterstock

The university’s massive investment fund has invested millions in a parched growing region.

Why Can’t Public Transit Be Free?

subway

The main goal of transportation that costs riders nothing—getting people out of their cars—can’t be achieved by eliminating fares.

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.