Australia: Coal Port Plan Croaks
Lacking projected demand, an Australian coal export facility plan is scrapped
Lacking projected demand, an Australian coal export facility plan is scrapped
Rising ocean temperatures have a negative impact on the productivity of phytoplankton, the first link in the marine food chain
Wind + solar power projects in Europe are trending "subsidy free" - depending on how that term is defined
Eucalyptus trees in Australia can "sweat" to avoid overheating, even in blistering weather
Seize the opportunity to turn waste heat into a renewable energy resource
The Environmental Voter Project advances the strategy of getting people who already care about climate protection to turn up at the ballot box
The federal government used to lead on enhancing the energy efficiency of appliances, now, states like Vermont take the lead
Meet the men running for Comptroller + Attorney General in NY on the Green Party line
US banks backing away from coal is so over
From the investor POV, what makes large-scale renewable energy investment attractive?
Know what's in your building drinking water tank? Maybe no one does
Optimists think the $19-39 billion price for repairing the NYC subway system gives congestion pricing a second chance
It will take more than money to save the NYC subway system, it will take grown-up political leadership
Think the paper + plastic you put out for recycling gets recycled? think again
Brazil is becoming a big wind power, now the 8th largest in the world, but investors remain skeptical
The world would be 3% wealthier if global warming were limited to the Paris agreement's more stringent temperature target of 1.5 degrees C, as compared to 2 degrees
How does you city compare to Minneapolis, rated #1 in the US for its parks?
What are the prospects for powering everything with decarbonized electricity?
in dire need of new energy sources Viet Nam might turn to coal as US no longer presses for carbon cuts
Once home to England's fishing industry Hull is now a center of offshore wind technology
A bill to ban plastic straws will be introduced in the NYC Council today
Prediction: city bus fleets will rapidly go electric, here's why
Under the Gowanus Expressway in Sunset Park, an experiment with creating usable spaces in unconventional places launches
Expecting the number of EV on UK roads to hit 1 million by 2020, the number of charging stations must keep up
As renewables get cheaper, utilities investing now in gas-fired power plants + their bill-paying customers could get stuck with billions in stranded assets
What kinds of project do or don't get funded by climate-facing foundations?
Experts urge occupants to leave windows shut in hi-rise buildings
Estonia to become world's first free public transit country for its citizens
US automakers want a rollback of fuel efficiency + emissions standards, but not exactly the ones proposed by the Trump Administration
What happens to electricity prices if wind + solar generate 50% of your electricity?
Now that NY climate policy highlights energy efficiency in buildings, where will the money come from to pay for it?
A Defense Department report explains the biggest drivers of rising global sea levels + how to manage coastal risks
The latest transit controversy tied to the L train shut down is a proposal for 24/7 bus service on 14 Street
In the practice of science, who decides what's true + how is 'uncertainty' deployed by climate denialists?
This week, we're talking about how to "electrify everything" w/ @energysmartohio.— The Energy Gang (@TheEnergyGang) May 17, 2018
As a companion to the episode, read @JustinGerdes piece about @Guay_JG's daunting experience: https://t.co/qFJrPwLCLP
And then read Nate's piece on the concept: https://t.co/rgRHh3evqb pic.twitter.com/IppVEgX0EU
Development proposals for Manhattan's Hudson River shore are a chronic source of combat + outrage, here's the latest
Hybrid wind farm + solar panel facilities could be a renewable energy innovation for India
Andarko Oil shareholders are not alone in pressing for corporate disclosure on risks to the bottom line linked to long term climate policies
Power + utility firms align with consumer interest in renewable energy, but program participation remains low
NYC eating establishments help protect wild creatures by shifting away from plastic straws
GOP millennials split with their elders over human-caused climate change, for them it's real, it's happening+ it demands attention
Mid East + North African nations can save scarce water used for cooling fossil-fueled power plants by switching to abundant solar energy
What explains a 1.8% rise in EU carbon emissions even as its renewable energy grows?
A guide for New Yorkers interested in installing energy storage systems but worried about the approval process
Nearly 25% of US coal burning power plants lack sulfur dioxide controls + now the EPA wants to cut existing control rules
Even some committed greens disagree about California's solar rooftop requirement
Climate journalist Dave Roberts explains why population control is neither a good nor decent solution to our climate crisis
Welsh home buyers can qualify for bigger mortgages if the buildings are energy efficient
Do floating chapels for sailors in 19 Century NY harbor suggest anything about life in a 21 Century climate-challenged city?
Sustainable cities must guarantee access to + protection of their public parks + open spaces or they won't be sustainable
Taiwan's emergence as a major offshore wind power could impact all of East Asia
Powered by renewable energy, water vapor will the only emission from a pilot steel factory in Sweden
Rooftops are sprouting edibles in New Orleans, what explains it?
Atlantic + Pacific waters are flowing into a warming Arctic ocean, what could change?
A NASA research program for verifying Paris Accord-promised GHG cuts, is cancelled
The National Audubon Society is hiring a Vice President for Climate to serve on the national conservation leadership team + work with its network + leaders in the public + private sectors to accomplish lasting conservation results including mitigation + adaptation outcomes
Are cool roofs really cool? and other common sense climate questions answered
The global renewable energy sector employs 10.3 million people, with solar at the top of the list
Electric grid resilience should focus on customer benefits, not the 0.00007% of outages causes by fuel supply failures
Waiting for a subway or stuck between stations? you'll have time to read what's causing the delays, turns out it's not increased ridership
A Sanitation Dept. compromise solution for allocating collection routes to private waste haulers doesn't make anyone happy
Investor activists, including giant mutual finds, push corporations toward a climate change focus with some 80 shareholder resolutions
NY's wholesale, bulk energy buyer, NYISO, might be the one to put a price on carbon in the electric supply
Can the MTA deliver new subway cars + signals on schedule + reverse its history of multi-year delays + multi million cost overruns?
Meet SAHLLN, get the resources you need at this hub for information on financing energy/water efficiency + renewable energy in multifamily affordable housing properties
Katharine Hayhoe is a a scientist,person of faith + master of climate communication
Belief in + awareness of science consensus on human-caused climate change dipped in 2017 among US conservatives, per new Gallup poll
Intense cloudbursts are overwhelming NOLA's drainage system
Greenpeace is looking for a democracy campaigner to fight against the rising tide of dirty money + corporate silencing. Work with supporters across the country + with allies across the movement to fix our democracy. Full time, exempt, benefits eligible position, based in Washington, DC.
Responding to surging demand, NYC's ferry fleet will grow by six + overall service will expand to double its current capacity, all for $300 million
Until a decade ago, the words sustainability + museum rarely appeared together, now there are more than 200 have registered for LEED certification
How building owners and manufacturers can find a common interest in advancing the market for energy efficient building products
New Delhi is cited as the megacity with the most polluted air in the world by the World Health Organization
Bio-diesel will replace conventional diesel in 1,000 NYC fleet trucks for a 6-month pilot program
Tips from a green beat reporter with a nose for news
Governor Cuomo's fee-free plastic bag proposal doesn't hold up to Mayor de Blasio's nickel-fee bill that Albany helped sink
The MTA rolls out plans for fixing up NYC's ailing bus system
US coal miners have little to show for Trump's support, but owners have done better, due to international market dynamics
Meet Paula Jean Swearengin, an anti-coal activist in West Virginia coal country, running in the Democratic Senate primary
How to improve the climate + home energy bills at the same time
in a megacity, where buses travel at least 220km/day, using even the most expensive 350kWh e-bus instead of a CNG bus could bring $130,000 in operational cost savings over the 15-year lifetime of a bus.— BloombergNEF (@BloombergNEF) May 1, 2018
How will the e-bus market evolve? https://t.co/eaJiiPkYCY pic.twitter.com/bb8kx1grgQ
In 2021, Costa Rica will issue a plan for fossil-fuel free transportation
Atlantic offshore wind turbine could power up hundreds of jobs in Brooklyn