Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

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November 21, 2013

These Members of Congress Are Bankrolled by the Fracking Industry

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

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November 21, 2013

Green Groups Stage Walk-Out at UN Climate Talks

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

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November 19, 2013

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

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

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November 19, 2013

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

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

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November 18, 2013

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

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.

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March 21, 2014

Charts: How Dangerous Are the Gas Pipes Under Your City?

America’s aging gas network is big and getting bigger. Why that could be bad for you and the climate.

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March 17, 2014

What These Historical Kings and Marauders Can Teach Our Leaders About Climate Change

Never fight a land war in Asia—unless the climate is on your side.

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March 12, 2014

Can This Coal Plant Save the Climate?

Step inside the project that could be the key to Obama’s climate legacy… or a multibillion-dollar boondoggle.

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March 10, 2014

What the Ukraine Crisis Means for the Energy Industry

Four ways that energy politics are shaping the standoff with Russia.

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