Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

Bruce Stanfield/Shutterstock
July 9, 2015

Weed Growers Are a Drag on Denver’s Energy Supply

The flowering reefer industry is sucking up energy, and the city has no efficiency plans in place to mitigate the problem.

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Tom Selleck
July 9, 2015

Tom Selleck Cast as Villain of California Drought in Lawsuit Alleging Water Theft

Actor who has made career playing virtuous characters accused in lawsuit of delivering water to 60-acre ranch in defiance of cease-and-desist orders.

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June 18, 2015

Pope Francis Calls for Urgent Action to Fight Climate Change

“We need a new dialogue about how we are shaping the future of our planet.”

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NASA; Dennis Van Tine/ZUMA
July 14, 2015

Ted Cruz Is Really Excited About Pluto. So Why Does He Want to Cripple NASA?

The GOP presidential hopeful wants to learn more about faraway worlds. Our planet, not so much.

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This coal-fired power plant in Indiana is owned by Duke Energy, which has the biggest carbon footprint of any power company in the country. Duke Energy/Flickr
July 14, 2015

America’s Dirtiest Power Companies, Ranked

A new report says carbon pollution from the power sector is declining, but not fast enough.

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Jeremy Kerr/Science
July 10, 2015

Here’s Why All the Bees Are Dying

Bees are essential for life as we know it, but we’re wiping them out.

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Julie Jacobson/AP
July 8, 2015

Solar Power Is Mostly for the Affluent. Here’s Obama’s Plan to Spread the Wealth Around.

Low-income households account for less than 5 percent of rooftop solar power.

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