The battle over exporting coal is a crossroads for the Pacific Northwest. Will the region stay its course toward clean energy, or become a global trafficking hub for the most dangerous fossil fuel?
A new study suggests that ending the deficit doesn’t have to hurt, just as long as we cut in the right places. John Cavanagh finds seven places where budget cuts can create a more just, more secure, and more sustainable country.
Sarah van Gelder speaks on FreeSpeech TV about Mitt Romney's energy plan and why a majority of Americans want cleaner, safer, and more reliable sources of energy.
The oil-dependent economy Romney supports is a step toward an unstable, costly future. Renewables and energy efficiency offer real hope.
The technology to achieve carbon neutrality exists, or could in the near future. What has to happen to put those capabilities in play?
We can still avoid a devastating climate crisis. But we’ll need a World War II-level mobilization. And we’ll need to stand up to Dirty Energy.
In an attempt to bolster caribou populations, Alberta is hunting wolves. But are they really the cause of the problem?
Tired of waiting for their leaders to ban the destructive drilling practice, citizens passed their own resolution—and took over the Statehouse to make it heard.
From New Mexico, a victory in the fight against nuclear proliferation.
Big Oil is a big risk for national security. Can our military—the world's No. 1 oil guzzler—change the politics of climate change?
Bill McKibben’s five rules of the road for reforming fossil fuel subsidies.
Running their own utility means sun and wind energy instead of coal.
The Keystone XL pipeline is back, sort of. But will its promoters’ tactics cause a property rights backlash?
In New York, judges are standing up for communities’ rights to say no to corporate drilling.
How people power stopped the Keystone XL Pipeline.