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Biden suspends the ‘absolutely bonkers’ ANWR leases

  • June 2, 2021
The Biden administration suspended oil drilling leases in ANWR. The formal order from DOI Secretary Deb Haaland, if unsurprising, starts…
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Biden’s budget includes a 60% increase in climate spending

  • May 31, 2021
By David M. Hart President Joe Biden is calling for a more than 60% increase in spending to fight climate…
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NYC electrification bill introduced as city tries to phase out fossil fuels

  • May 28, 2021
New York City legislators are seeking to further the city’s climate goals by essentially ending gas use in new buildings…
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Biden orders agencies to identify, mitigate climate risks

  • May 21, 2021
President Biden on Thursday ordered agencies across the federal government to prepare for risks to the American economy posed by…
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Vineyard Wind project approved! 62 giant turbines to be built off Martha’s Vineyard

  • May 12, 2021
By Erin Baker and Matthew Lackner The United States’ offshore wind industry is tiny, with just seven wind turbines operating off…
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EPA plans to phase out hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases

  • May 5, 2021
The Environmental Protection Agency moved Monday to phase out the use of hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases commonly used in…
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In historic ruling, German court sides with youth climate activists

  • May 3, 2021
Germany’s highest court has ruled the government must expand its efforts to reduce carbon emissions in order to protect future…
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The Red Deal: An Indigenous action plan to save the earth

  • April 23, 2021
On Earth Day, we speak with two of the more than two dozen Indigenous authors of a new book that…
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In a time of urgency, how do we maintain hope and move the planet forward?

  • April 22, 2021
By Frank Sesno Typically, we read about climate tipping points with dread. Melting ice. Rising seas. Burning forests. They are…
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US has ambitious offshore wind power goals

  • March 31, 2021
By Erin Baker and Matthew Lackner The United States’ offshore wind industry is tiny, with just seven wind turbines operating…
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