Bloomberg's Climate Message - Don't Despair
Mike Bloomberg makes the case why coal wasn't killed by Obama + Trump won't kill climate progress
Mike Bloomberg makes the case why coal wasn't killed by Obama + Trump won't kill climate progress
In an area at risk from storms + sea level rise, will rezoning increase safety for Far Rockaway residents + businesses? Draw your own conclusions
The world's biggest battery will store energy from a solar power farm coming to South Australia in 2017
The lower house of Ohio's legislature passes a bill to weaken the state's clean energy requirement, but Senate might not go along
A federal judge in Texas sends his part of the Exxon climate fraud investigation to a federal court in NY
As Trump reverses federal climate momentum citizens step up, calling for a carbon tax
Lower fuel economy standards are bad for everyone, even US car makers
There aren't many, but the conservatives at the Niskanen Center have become climate tax advocates
The mid-size US rooftop solar industry faces 'consolidation'
Ambitious NY climate legislation could get a boost as House of Cards creator Beau Willimon + others, urge Governor Cuomo to give it his full support
As the US goes climate retro, China set to lead the world on climate action
Greenpeace, San Francisco office seeks a Program Engagement Director to ensure a supporter engagement focus is embedded in the department’s work + to lead the development + implementation of strategies designed to engage supporters + help to develop engagement-centric campaign projects
#ClimateMayors give POTUS an earful about his attack on climate protection and they pledge to stand up "for our constituents and all Americans harmed by climate change"
Now, NY will create a road map for pricing distributed energy resources, let's get going
Expect Maryland's GOP Governor to sign a bill that will ban in-state fracking
For communities on the front lines of climate disruption, other answers may be better
Can technology + regulatory changes save the nuclear power industry?
Citing lower costs, South Korean utilities to import US coal
For the first time, the UK creates enough solar power to bend the conventional-fuel electric use curve down
Evidence mounts for blaming recent extreme weather on planet-scale that shift due to climate change - don't miss the video
Energy efficient LED streetlights get no love in Rome
8 large-scale solar projects will be developed in North Carolina by a Chinese firm
How come NY outstrips 'sunshine states' for installed capacity rooftop PV installations?
The London-based Climate Bonds Initiative seeks Director of Policy engaged in growing global markets for green financial instruments. Interested? Contact Claire.Berson@climatebonds.net quoting “Policy Director” in the subject line.
Will climate adaptation be doable for Phoenix, AZ as it gets even hotter + drier?
Expect a sweeping reversals of federal climate policy this week
For 24 years, Mustafa Ali spent 24 years worked to advance environmental justice at the EPA, now he reflects
The competition heats up between newer climate coverage media and the old
If data can paint a portrait, here's how NYC looks at the block-by-block scale
Pledging to get to 100% renewable electric energy, Madison, WI is the latest US city to step up on clean
China's air-pollution control plan for Beijing, plant a ring of trees around the city, may fail due to smog-smothering changes in wind patterns
Citing anti-science extremism two advisors quit the Australian government's Climate Change Authority
Scientists' must-do list to meet Paris Accord climate goals by 2050
With the right carbon-capture technology, the global economy can be carbon free by 2050
The NYC Mayor's Office of Recovery + Resiliency seeks a Chief of Staff to increase collaboration + facilitate strategic thinking, planning/execution, reports to the Director
Legal eagles worry that Trump's tweets + other verbiage about killing climate regulations could be a liability in the court room
Next week, Congress' Science Committee, chaired by climate change denier Lamar Smith, will hold hearings to challenge dominant climate science findings
Big Chinese property developers roll out a green supply chain index for crucial materials like steel + cement
Watch out coal, the prices for wind power have already plunged, more coming
...Leading the way on effective climate action, when will their countries help out?
The World Meteorological Society finds that extreme weather has entered "uncharted territory"
The slowdown in developing coal-burning power plants is being lead by China + India
In the Trump Era, attacks on mainstream media put independent journalism at risk + erode the foundations of democracy
Steve Mufson + Amy Harder discuss the biggest issues + changing landscape for energy beat journalists today
Beijing's 'airpocalypses' will happen more often due to shifting wind patterns linked to climate change
Yes we can, but what belongs in the renewable energy mix?
How SCOTUS nominee Gorsuch's interpretation of "standing" could sound taps for the environment's' day in court
Roll over fossil fuels, Atlantic coast developers are figuring out how to do offshore wind
A first look at environmental funding in the budgets proposed by the NY State Assembly, Senate + Governor
An inquiry into the UK's toxic air pollution launched by members of Parliament
Sometimes tear-downs are the best infrastructure projects, think South Bronx Sheridan Expressway
Will Beijing's new bike-sharing program return pedal power to its former status?
Pressured by the US, Saudi Arabia + others, a G-20 meeting document drops its reference to climate action funding
Gateway, a new rail tunnel for NY-NJ Harbor, won't be built under Trump's budget, which slams the door on federal funding
Tesla offers to install 100 MW of battery storage in just 100 day in South Australia - or do it for free if it misses the deadline
Consider the environmental threats to NY + NJ that would result from Trump's proposed budget
How climate conditions shape the human nose
Design parks for older adults, here's why
Rizhao, China aims at going carbon neutral by drawing on the venerable tradition of wasting nothing
With hotter summers, apartments in cities like Melbourne Australia can't afford to fail heat stress tests
The All Transportation is Local report, is a toolbox of ideas for cities to make better public transit project choices
Bloomberg reports the Obama Administration put climate-action money into myriad federal programs, making it harder for climate deniers to find + cut
It's not just the polar bear that's threatened by climate change, your health is too, says new doctor's coalition
Starting with $7 M, Washington DC Mayor Bowser proposes to establish a green bank to help fund local GHG-cutting projects
Obama's $80 billion auto industry bailout, which came along with higher fuel efficiency standards, goes down the drain as Trump pledges to roll them back
Air pollution denial could be the next climate denial in Washington
Want a sustainable planet? Here's how blockchains could help
Want to get a tree planted on your NYC block? Here's how to do it for free
What failure looks like as clean up at the ruined Fukushima nuclear power plant stalls
The federal energy performance rating system for appliances + buildings, Energy Star, may be shut down by the current administration
Filling senior scientist posts is moving slo--mo in the Trump administration
At least one critic calls Governor Cuomo's new state-wide flat tax on utility bills both regressive + unfair to NYC
No, the pink lake in Melbourne, Australia is not microbes making a fashion statement
Want to protect public health + safety? Meet SCRUB, the bill seeking to undermine them + has already passed in the House of Representatives
When it comes to EPA chief Pruitt, outrage over his science-free climate denialism is beside the point
Oceans face multiple risks from climate disruption damage by 2030 under a BAU scenaria
Facing a loss of $35 million in federal funding, many NYCHA modernization plans, including climate-friendly upgrades, are in peril
Maybe it's just bad luck, but Bill Gates' energy storage tech investment in Aquion was the kiss of death
CO2 emissions are not a primary cause of climate change in the opinion of EPA Administrator Pruitt
When it comes to slowing or reversing climate change global action is necessary, cities can't do it on their own, but here's what they can do that matters
The UK's largest real estate company aims to cut its properties' GHG emissions 80% by 2050
“Science” is removed from the EPA Science + Technology Office mission statement + why it matters
With NOAA facing a 17% budget cut weather forecasting, which is linked to immediate public safety + climate research, which is linked to long-term public safety, are being jeopardized
Trump's EPA hires senior staffers known to be climate disruption doubters + intent on reversing agency regulations
Media Matters for America is a Washington, D.C-based, nonprofit research + information center that monitors, analyzes + corrects conservative misinformation in the US media. The Climate & Energy Program Director oversees a team + assists in developing overall work in this issue area
With the closure of the Indian Point nuclear power plant, NY's best opportunity for balancing electric power supply + demand is more energy efficiency
In the hot battle between Exxon + the NY Attorney General over the corporation's climate change awareness and investor risk disclosure, its auditing firm might hold key information
By 2030, Finland will replace all its coal-burning electric power generators with renewables and nuclear sources
Think NYC traffic is worse than ever? Blame ride-sharing
An Australian government report warns of irreversible environmental damage + the higher risks to "disadvantaged populations"
Exxon announces $20 B domestic fossil fuel spending + Trump takes credit for it, although many parts predate his election
Engineering + sales opportunities as well as summer internships available in San Francisco + New York offices of the Carbon Lighthouse
Greater residential building density will be key to Los Angeles meeting its climate change goals
Buying a car in NY? Starting April 1, get a rebate from the state if you buy a hybrid or all electric vehicle
Australian bank fossil fuel investments far outstripped clean energy investments in 2016
What does a Mayor do who's a climate action leader?
Imagine life in a climate-flooded NYC + the role climate fiction can play in thinking through the experiment humans are conducting with the world’s climate system
Consider what new EPA chief Pruitt said, didn't say, + what he meant in his first address to the agency
Fast-growing Property Assessed Clean Energy financing is nothing like a sub-prime loan crisis, sorry Wall Street Journal
Brooklyn's 19th C Empire Stores will count on 21 C mobile flood wall panels to stay safe from the next Sandy
Finding climate disruption fingerprints on Sydney's sweltering summers
The Bronx will be home to its first affordable, passive house project
...when real estate developers can make money from installing PV?
The election of a new Governor in NJ is an opportunity to reshape the state's clean-energy profile
China is reported to order cuts in steel + aluminum-making in 28 cities to limit pollution
Once upon a time, think the 60's, when breathing NYC could make you ill + the water wasn't so clean either
It appears Chinese carbon emissions are trending down, but what does this mean?