Lax monitoring of the country’s fracking boom does little to allay concerns about the air, water, and health impacts of this oil and gas extraction method.

July 18, 2018

Scientists say the species could be functionally extinct in as little as 20 years—but there are some solutions within reach.

June 07, 2018

Fun fact: In most of the country, there’s a daily auction to sell energy into our power grids—with the least expensive sources winning. Also noteworthy: Coal’s not cheap.

December 20, 2017

The answer lies not just in the carbon-capturing trees but also in the undisturbed boreal soils.

November 01, 2017

Industrial polluters have gone to great lengths to stifle environmental advocacy, but their expansion of censorship laws has finally crossed a line for some federal judges.

October 31, 2017

In short, it’s the first-ever plan to curb carbon pollution from U.S. power plants. Here’s how it works and why it matters.

September 29, 2017

The agreement’s authors built in a time line for withdrawal that President Trump will have to follow—slowing him down from irreparably damaging our climate.

August 30, 2017

The Trump administration wants to open our waterways back up to pollution.

July 14, 2017

Climate change is causing more floods and more damage along our coasts and our inland waterways. It’s not only sinking people’s homes, but sinking our country’s disaster response budget.

July 13, 2017

Yes, Trump has green-lighted the controversial Keystone XL pipeline. But Nebraska’s got a slew of public hearings on the calendar, and legal challenges loom large.

June 01, 2017

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