Feel The Nuclear Bern
What to make of Sanders' pledge to phase out nuclear power in light of his climate action commitment?
What to make of Sanders' pledge to phase out nuclear power in light of his climate action commitment?
Will critics of China's subsidies for its electric bus fleet prevail with a 50% cut?
Deal on tap for Westinghouse to build 6 nuclear power plants in India, price tag not revealed
Some 400 British churches will convert to renewable energy to supply their light & heat
If elected, Trump & Cruz vow to overturn Obama's climate action work
Meet Claude Lorius, the glaciologist with the data that first showed the planet was heating up
Strategic changes begin stirring the electric utility business
The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board issues provisional reporting standards for industries in the infrastructure sector
NYC rooftop water tanks are a gold mine of wood to be repurposed & reused
Climate activists emulate same-sex marriage campaigners in a lead up to the Supreme Court hearing on rules for cutting power plant emissions
What did Exxon know about climate change & when did it know is being investigated by more states' Attorney Generals
Con Edison has agreed to spend $250 million in Brownsville to implement a Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) strategy and assist with its energy loads
80% of NY's revenue from carbon emission fees could be shifted away from energy efficiency/renewables to the state's general fund & nuclear power plant support
Global clean energy investments twice as big as coal/gas investments
The newest idea in Albany for a law to toll access to NYC's business core & cut congestion
Pluses & pitfalls in media coverage of climate scientist Jim Hansen's new dire publication
Is there more flash than funding in the government's newly announced clean power plan?
The SEC orders Exxon to allow a shareholder vote on a proxy that would disclose to them how corporate profits may be affected by climate change & legislation to combat it
Take a virtual tour of Manhattan's tiniest parks
Make affordable housing more affordable by making it green
Smart meters come to NYC, a new era for renewables, energy efficiency & variable-time pricing
Renewable energy is beating nuclear as the low-carbon energy alternative to coal in India
What does it take to become the first certified Passive Hose in San Diego?
What are the most probable paths for Hawaii to meet its 100% power mandate by 2045?
Is China's climate future going to be shaped by small factories quest for cost savings through energy efficiency?
In parched northern China, coal-burning power plants add to dire water woes claims Greenpeace
The ability to maintain the aging fleet of US nuclear power plants could prove unsustainable
At Congressional hearings, EPA Administrator McCarthy testifies her agency is at a "turning point", where its budget must keep up with scientific advances
Climate scientist James Hansen's terrifying climate change prediction is controversial, but not the scientific consensus that the world is not decarbonizing fast enough to cut global risks
The actress Susan Sarandon narrates a documentary about Jamaica Bay to raise NYers awareness of this unique natural resource in their back yard
If you don't think a rise of one degree in global temperature matters, think again
In the next five year's China's solar power-making capacity is projected to grow more than 300%
Why US CEO's don't lose sleep over environmental scandals at their firms (but the public's climate concerns could change this)
Starting with grass-roots fracking protests environmental activists see global impacts
Todd Stern, Obama's top climate diplomat & negotiator, will be leaving the Administration
Will Obama's climate-action Executive Orders & regulations prove sustainable by the next President?
Salt is the special ingredient in the new generation of solar power plants
NYC utility customers will get 'smart' two way electric meters that will help them save money while cutting pollution
What happens when international trade rules conflict with climate agendas & energy security claims?
Photos of western renewable energy installations
Germany's renewable energy transition rubs Poland the wrong way
Sidewalk Labs, a Google business, will partner with the federal Department of Transportation to deploy big data for unsnarling city traffic & upgrading urban mobility
Recent public opinion polls find a sharp rise in Americans' climate concerns & demands for action
Saudi Arabia's oil chief looks down the road to a fossil-fuel free future
Climate progress & setbacks since the December 2015 Paris Climate Agreement
Meeting Jamaica Bay in a new documentary is the first step to saving this NYC nature gem that shields the city from storms & floods
How to talk to the GOP about clean energy in ways that will be heard
Summer 2016 in NYC & LA may be warm enough to allow the Zika virus to reach them
The Mayor of New Orleans calls on Louisiana to take action on the 'existential threat' of climate change
As in 2013, the global economy grew while GHG emissions stayed the same in 2014
An 81,000 acre zone offshore of Long Island is designated for potential commercial wind power development by the the US Department of the Interior
Concern rises that global temperatures will climb beyond what is climate 'safe'
The power of science to attribute climate change as a cause of extreme weather events will grow with development of transparent community standards
Thought you were buying home heating oil? Think again
Two French-designed nuclear power plants will start operations in China next year
Take a deep dive into a 2010 round-up of the judicial record - including environmental decisions- of SCOTUS nominee Merrick Garland
The Sanders campaign is meeting its carbon neutrality pledge goals, the Clinton campaign isn't
The environmental woes of Riker's Island range from foul smells to flood risks & there's only one way to get out
A brief history of scientific research findings on the Anthropocene Era
Re-framing or finding another way to move the public opinion dial on the urgency of the climate change challenge is unlikely to work
Government policy is blamed for a 27% plunge in Australian renewable energy industry jobs since 2011
Any strategy to grow community solar projects must ensure on affordability to succeed
Asset-Backed Securitization deals are the latest trend in solar project finance, so what are they?
The new Hudson Yards subway station is already suffering from leaks, mold, escalator breakdowns broken bathrooms
Why are climate scientists looking for some 1.5 million year old ice?
The U.K. will pass a law making zero-carbon emissions the national goal
How might the fraught fight over how to pay for rooftop solar power get resolved in Maine?
...In English it's precycling, in every language it's a good idea
Next-generation windmill turbines could have rotors twice as long as a football field
For the Israeli military, diesel generators are out, solar panels are in
Before there were urban farms there were NYC's World War II 'Victory gardens"
It takes good infrastructure, not just more buildings, to make equitable, sustainable NYC neighborhoods
The Sierra Club is hiring a Director of Strategic Partnerships to provide the visionary leadership & operational direction for building and sustaining key relationships with organizational partners, especially outside of the mainstream environmental movement.
Full recovery is still far off for the people, places and nuclear power facility in Fukushima, Japan
The growth rate slows for new renewable energies in Europe but it's still increasing
What Marco Rubio remark at the Republican debate got the most social media attention?
Con Ed customers will be encouraged to save on their bills by getting personalized energy use information & recommendations on specific energy-related products they can get
Three northeast Governors urge the EPA to do the science & set a safe limit for the amount of PFOA in drinking water
Outdoor gear purveyor Patagonia gets into the solar panel business
As part of NY's Reforming the Energy Vision how will the PSC's Benefit Cost Analysis Order be applied by utilities when they consider distributed power investments
Citing safety concerns a Japanese court order the shut down of one of the country's two operating nuclear power plants
Meet the women fighting for an equitable clean energy economy future in California
Solar companies are projected to add 16 gigawatts of PV this year, up from 7.3 gigawatts in 2015
MTA buses with wi-fi & UBS ports will hit the streets over the coming five years
NYC should adopt the best green building practices from other cities trying to shrink their carbon footprints
NY has 3 climate deniers in Congress, who have received $224,054 from fossil fuel enterprises
OK, not a bridge, but NY is auctioning off 62 properties that were ravaged by Superstorm Sandy (but what about new flood insurance?)
Calling all NYC apartment dwellers, save energy by insulating your radiators with locally-sourced Cozy's
Schools add climate-fiction to their curriculums
If a corporation ties a year end bonus to an employee's carbon cutting performance, what happens?
What's the role of debt-heavy YieldCo's in the biggest corporate bust in US solar history?
Helsinki's Uber-like bus ride-sharing experiment failed, what's the takeaway?
What's stopping NYC from bringing select bus service to town?
Why climate change, not terrorism, is Pakistan's biggest existential threat
Bring Your Own Battery & crowd-source energy to save our aging power grid
A utility pilot program will install solar panels & energy storage units in German homes starting this spring
Setting tougher carbon cutting goals is the latest big issue the EU can't agree on
What are stand-by rates and why do they make utility customer who want to innovate at the grid edge so angry?
How electric vehicles could make internal combustion engine vehicles history, not to mention the oil industry
Americans mental models of the climate falls into six divergent varieties, what are they?
Australian innovation means ubiquitous, climate-hostile concrete can be reinforced with plastic to emit less CO2
Renewable energy should get a boost when China kicks off its green certificate trading project
The pros & the cons, the conclusions are yours
Canada's ten provinces agree to the Prime Minister's concept of pricing carbon, details to be worked out later
A new mapping tool shows where California's cap & trade revenue is being invested, affordable housing near public transit could be a winner
Coal-addicted Poland proposes a law that would sabotage wind power development
Chief Supreme Court Justice Roberts refuses to block EPA mercury pollution rule covering coal-burning power plants
Bird poop shut down Indian Point nuke plant
When meeting next week, the leaders of Canada & the US set to endorse a joint climate change strategy
Home to many toxic chemical-laden fossil fuel businesses and vulnerable to hurricanes & floods, why isn't Houston doing more disaster preparedness?
Mega-fracker & right-winger Aubrey McClendon got the once over in Rolling Stone back in 2012
Was it the size or the secrecy of the hydrofracker's donation that put the Sierra Club in hot water?
With its many green & Passive House features, the Cornell Tech campus on Roosevelt Island starts to take shape
Better reading of satellite temperature data offers no comfort to climate deniers' who see a warming 'pause'
While one month's data is not a trend, take note of February 2016 global temperatures
Is the British Columbia carbon tax meeting expectations & is that enough?
Just 48% of adults in Super Tuesday states accept the scientific consensus on climate change
The great-grand daughter of Exxon's founder gave all her corporate shares to the Rockefeller Family Foundation, which sold them for $400,000, & will use the proceeds for its environmental programs
What does Warren Buffet get wrong about climate risk, the insurance industry & the economy as we know it?
Why is a top UK fossil fuel lobbying firm turning to low-carbon energy clients
NY REV, the new rules governing electric utilities, start to make innovative impacts
The cost of flood damage is projected to rise faster than sea levels, according to a new study