by Ryan Koronowski & Shiva Polefka - Guest Contributor Posted on December 24, 2014
The estuary was protected as a sanctuary for rare dolphin species, but that designation did not prevent oil spreading at least 40 miles, deep into the area’s mangroves, shorelines, and wetlands.
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 24, 2014
"It's a clean sweep, but not a big sweep, for Gov. Andrew Cuomo's decision to ban fracking in New York State."
by Joe Romm Posted on December 24, 2014 Updated: December 24, 2014
Unlike Scrooge, we don’t get a spirit to show us what the future holds if we don’t change our ways. That’s what we have science for.
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 23, 2014
Environmental organizations also spent a great deal of money on the 2014 midterm elections.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 23, 2014
With no hope for national climate legislation, it may well fall to the states -- acting outside the aegis of the federal government -- to combat climate change on their own.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 23, 2014
Last year Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott named himself Minister of Women. This year he said the best thing he did for women was repealing the carbon tax.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 22, 2014
New Mexico's largest electricity provider is the latest utility to try and squeeze more money out of solar users, an issue neighboring states are all too familiar with.
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 23, 2014
Some news networks ignored some of the year's most important climate and environment news entirely, while others gave disproportionate air time to talking heads who reject the basic scientific consensus on climate change.
The world's largest tidal energy project, capable of powering nearly 175,000 homes in the U.K. with 400 megawatts of power, will break ground next month in northeast Scotland.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 19, 2014 Updated: December 19, 2014
"It's not just about a post on Facebook or a blog entry or a series of supportive statements -- we're determined to engage on these issues over the long-haul."