Inside Clean Energy: Electric Vehicles Are Having a Banner Year. Here Are the Numbers
U.S. sales of EVs have surged so far in 2021, but the market still consists largely of one company, Tesla, and one state, California.
By Dan Gearino
How Much Did Ancient Land-Clearing Fires in New Zealand Affect the Climate?
A new study adds to the evidence that forest clearing and the spread of agriculture affected the Earth’s atmosphere and temperature earlier than previously believed.
By Bob Berwyn
Video: Carolina Tribe Fighting Big Poultry Joined Activists Pushing Administration to Act on Climate and Justice
Indigenous and climate activists marched from the White House to Congress to the Department of the Interior during week-long demonstrations.
Story and Video by Aman Azhar
Long Concerned About Air Pollution, Baltimore Experienced Elevated Levels on 43 Days in 2020
By Agya K. Aning
New York’s ‘Deliveristas’ Are at the Forefront of Cities’ Sustainable Transportation Shake-up
By Delger Erdenesanaa
The Biomass Industry Expands Across the South, Thanks in Part to UK Subsidies. Critics Say it’s Not ‘Carbon Neutral’
By James Bruggers
Warming Trends: Where Have All the Walruses Gone? Plus, a Maple Mystery, ‘Cool’ Islands and the Climate of Manhattan
By Katelyn Weisbrod
Noxious Neighbors: The Hidden Dangers of Heated Tanks Storing Asphalt and Other Heavy Fuels
The Fifth Crime: The Campaign to Make “Ecocide” an International Crime
Sowing Risk: How Big Banks’ Investment in Agriculture Fuels the Climate Crisis.
Power Switch: Lessons From Germany’s Energy Revolution
Hot Molecules: Low Hanging Super Greenhouse Gases
Superfund Super Threats: Toxic Sites at Climate Risk Near You
Anti-Scientists: A Contrarian Minority’s Suspect Work
American Climate: The Future is Already Here
Fumes in South Portland: The Oil Storage Tanks Next Door
Dangers Without Borders: Is the Military Ready for Warming?
Harvesting Peril: Extreme Weather on the American Farm
Finding Middle Ground: Climate Conversations Across America
Choke Hold: How the Fossil Fuel Industry Guards Its Interests
Exxon: The Road Not Taken (aka #ExxonKnew)
Meltdown: Terror at the Top of the World
Big Oil, Bad Air: Fracking the Texas Prairie
Clean Break: Germany’s Energy Transformation
Dilbit Disaster: The Biggest Oil Spill You’ve Never Heard Of
With a Warming Climate, Coastal Fog Around the World Is Declining
In California, dissipating “June gloom” could bring a dismal future for some of the state’s redwoods and Torrey pines.
Environmental Groups Don’t Like North Carolina’s New Energy Law, Despite Its Emission-Cutting Goals
The new law sets far-reaching climate targets, but critics say the main point is to boost utility company profits.
Indigenous Climate Activists Arrested After ‘Occupying’ US Department of Interior
Skirmishes outside resulted in “multiple injuries” to security personnel, with one officer hospitalized, and the tasing of activists.
Raging Flood Waters Driven by Climate Change Threaten the Trans-Alaska Pipeline
The company maintaining the pipeline has begun planning for an emergency after heavy flooding in 2019, but some experts worry that it may be too little, too late.
Inside Clean Energy: Taking Stock of the Energy Storage Boom Happening Right Now
A new forecast shows a near-tripling of global storage capacity in 2021 compared to 2020, which also was a record year.