Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

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October 29, 2013

The County Council Election That Could Make or Break Big Coal

Voters in rural Washington could decide the fate of millions of tons of coal exports to China.

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October 23, 2013

Three Reasons Why Germany Is Kicking Our Arsch on Solar

Most Germans want a quick transition to decentralized renewable energy.

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October 21, 2013

How Green Is Cory Booker?

Booker gets mixed reviews from greens who watched him in action as Newark’s mayor. Now, as New Jersey’s new senator, will he step up?

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October 16, 2013

How Somali Pirates Almost (but Not Quite) Halted Vital Climate Change Research

Evidence from the final research vessel to brave the treacherous waters off the coast of Africa in 2001 may have just turned the tables on the accepted scientific view of how—and how quickly—the Sahara became a desert.

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Inside the Huge Solar Farm That Powers Apple’s iCloud

Lisa Jackson on Apple’s wide-ranging plan to green its act.

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This Huge Corporation Is Tackling Climate Change—Because It’s a Threat to the Bottom Line

Food giant General Mills now has some pretty sweet climate bragging rights.

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How Western Civilization Ended, Circa 2014

Two historians turn to science fiction to scare the hell out of you about climate change.

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July 11, 2014

Inside Yingli, the Giant Chinese Solar Company Sponsoring the World Cup

You’ve seen their logos on the sidelines, now get a peak inside the company trying to transform the world.

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