WATCH: Is This Man the Greenest Governor in America?

Jay Inslee

If Jay Inslee succeeds in his ambitious climate and energy goals, the impacts will extend far beyond Washington state. (Image: Joe Mabel/Wikimedia Commons)

Is a Carbon Tax a Good Idea? Just Ask British Columbia

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Climate Desk Live partners with Climate Access and Bloomberg BNA to explore what may be the most innovative climate policy in North America: the BC carbon tax.

Another Firm That Evaluated Keystone For State Department Had Ties To TransCanada

Construction of the southern portion of the Keystone XL pipeline. Jim West/ZUMA

ICF International argued that its work with the pipeline company didn’t pose an organizational conflict of interest.

Dirty Money: From Rockefeller to Koch

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Catholic University’s decision to accept $1 million from the Charles Koch Foundation to support the study of “principled entrepreneurship” is like a modern-day reenactment of 1905′s “tainted money affair.”

Using Putin To Push Fossil-Fuel Projects

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Will natural gas exports really solve the Ukraine crisis? Experts aren’t so sure.

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