Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

Grover Norquist
August 29, 2014

Why Won’t Republicans Back a Carbon Tax?

Because they don’t like taxes, and they don’t think carbon is a problem.

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ethanol
August 5, 2014

Why’s This Tea Party PAC Going After a Top Tea Partier?

Kansas Republican Tim Huelskamp, a leader of the debt ceiling showdown, takes friendly fire.

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Cienpies Design/Thinkstock
August 5, 2014

World’s top PR companies rule out working with climate deniers

Ten firms say they will not represent clients that deny man-made climate change or seek to block emisson-reducing regulations

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Natural gas in Ukraine
July 29, 2014

Big Oil’s New Pitch: Fracking Means Never Having to Fear Putin

Oil and gas companies want Washington to believe that fracking can save Ukraine from Russia. It can’t.

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Tim McDonnell/Climate Desk
September 18, 2014

Gore: Fracking Won’t Solve Our Climate Crisis

Natural gas can’t be a “bridge fuel” unless we crack down on methane leaks, he tells Climate Desk.

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New York City
September 18, 2014

World Leaders Have Failed to Seriously Confront Climate Change. Could That Change Next Week?

Heads of state will get to work on a new global warming agreement.

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Tourists in a shelter at a Los Cabos resort. Victor R. Caviano/AP
September 16, 2014

A Massive Hurricane Just Slammed Into Cabo

Hurricane Odile is the strongest storm on record to hit the resort town…and just the latest monster storm from the Eastern Pacific this year.

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Minerva Studio/Shutterstock
September 16, 2014

This Man Wrote Hundreds of Letters Warning Politicians Not to Lie. It Worked.

Political scientist Brendan Nyhan explains why fact-checking keeps candidates honest…sometimes.

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