Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

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July 29, 2014

Obama’s Coal-Leasing Program Is Costing Taxpayers More Than $50 Billion

The social cost of coal is huge. So why are mining leases so cheap?

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July 29, 2014

White House: Delaying Climate Action Will Carry Heavy Economic Cost

President’s economic advisers sound warning over delaying EPA power plant rules in the face of industry lobbying.

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June 24, 2014

Hardcore Capitalists Warn That Climate Change Is A Big Deal For American Businesses

The report focuses on the devastation that climate change could cause for American businesses.

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June 24, 2014

Greenpeace Executive to Commute by Train Instead of Plane

Move follows Guardian revelations about Pascal Husting’s flights from home in Luxembourg to offices in Amsterdam.

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February 17, 2015

Trains Hauling Crude Oil Across North America Just Keep Exploding

More evacuations, fireballs, and oil spills.

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February 11, 2015

Vaccines Are One of Our Best Weapons Against Global Warming

Climate change could make deadly diseases like rotavirus even worse.

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February 10, 2015

Scientists Are Pretty Terrified About These Last-Minute Fixes to Global Warming

The most comprehensive study to date on geoengineering says we probably shouldn’t do it—at least not yet.

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