by Ari Phillips Posted on February 25, 2015
With oil prices at rock-bottom lows, on Monday Royal Dutch Shell announced it was shelving plans to build a new tar sands mine in northern Alberta.
by Ari Phillips Posted on February 4, 2015 Updated: February 4, 2015
On Wednesday, a Chinese government official said that China plans to launch the first stages of a national carbon market next year.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 30, 2015
The lawsuits claim that emissions from large Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations, or CAFOs, are a threat to public health and the environment.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 22, 2015
According to a new report, California needs to do more research into how exposure to oil and gas production facilities is affecting its residents.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 14, 2015
The Obama Administration announced plans to cut methane emissions from the oil and gas sector by 40 to 45 percent from 2012 levels by 2025.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 8, 2015 Updated: January 9, 2015
According to the Energy Information Agency, cold weather was the main reason carbon dioxide emissions rose by 2.5 percent domestically in 2013.
by Tom Kenworthy Posted on January 8, 2015
“One lesson of this work is unmistakably obvious: when you’re in a hole, stop digging.”
by Kiley Kroh Posted on January 4, 2015 Updated: January 4, 2015
The environmental toll of meat production is no secret and the government's new dietary guidelines might reflect that for the first time.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 15, 2014
The chemical industry, just like the oil and gas industry, needs to be held accountable for its emissions, the report's authors write.
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 24, 2014 Updated: November 24, 2014
A new report from the World Bank has determined that warming of around around 2.7° Fahrenheit by mid-century is already locked into the Earth's atmospheric system through past and predicted greenhouse gas emissions.