by Jeff Spross Posted on July 22, 2014
Specifically, 56 percent of voters support the tax when revenues are return to taxpayers with rebate checks, and 60 percent support the tax when it's used to fund renewable energy research.
by Jeff Spross Posted on June 23, 2014
A new analysis shows a national carbon tax could cut carbon emissions far more than any politician is contemplating -- while also making America's workers better off.
by Jeff Spross Posted on May 7, 2014
Most electric cars are already affordable and can already be plugged into a standard outlet -- we just need to get the outlets to where the cars are.
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by Emily Atkin Posted on April 24, 2014
When climate deniers can't get elected, the entire debate changes.
by Emily Atkin Posted on April 1, 2014
One website said the IPCC's call to lower carbon emissions was just as "imbecilic" as Adolf Hilter's call for a thousand-year Nazi dictatorship.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 24, 2014
The 10-year pilot project will install two underwater turbines in the Admirality Inlet of Puget Sound, to test their effectiveness and environmental impact.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 21, 2014 Updated: March 21, 2014
New data shows a plan submitted by the Natural Resources Defense Council for regulating existing power plants would cut even more carbon emissions than previously thought.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 12, 2014
SolarCity and Best Buy have just announced a deal to get customers low-cost and low-hassle solar power for their homes.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 3, 2014
Around 225 million metric tons of the EU's waste from agriculture, forestry, and municipal garbage could be sustainably converted to biofuel annually, a new study finds.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 27, 2014
A price on carbon pollution could shift the entire economy in a greener direction while preserving jobs -- as the one in British Columbia is already demonstrating.