November 05, 2019

Help Wanted: Campaign Director - Eastern Region

The Sierra Club is hiring a campaign director to create +implement a highly strategic plan to advance the objectives of the Beyond Coal Campaign

Champions Of Better Lightbulbs

Trump's rollback of Obama-era energy efficient light bulb rules is being challenged in court

It Is Not What We Do, But Also What We Do Not Do, For Which We Are Accountable

The US starts the clock ticking to exit the Paris Climate Accord, now what?

November 04, 2019

The Inslee Effect

While the climate crisis Presidential candidacy of Governor Jay Inslee was short-lived, the impact of his policy focus endures in the ongoing campaign

Getting a Jump On Congestion Pricing

What are northern Manhattan's plans to control the spill over effects of mid-town congestion pricing?

If You Wear Clothes, Try This On For Size

The apparel industry creates 8% of the world's GHG emissions, what can it do + what can you do to cut the size of its carbon footprint?

November 01, 2019

Needed: Grown Ups In the Utility Room

October 31, 2019

How To Protect NY-NJ From Storm Surges (That's a Question)

Is there an expert consensus on the ability of storm surge barriers to keep the NY-NJ harbor area safe from future flooding?

Wait, Wait, Don't Go

Book Review: The Climate Crisis And The New Great Migration

Is managed retreat from coastal areas the best + fairest solution to the crisis of sea level rise looming over many millions of people

UK: Boris' Fracking Ban

UK Prime Minister Johnson is expected to ban new fracking projects as part of his re-election campaign

October 30, 2019

Bronx: Award-Winning Energy Efficient Building

Park Avenue Green is a new super energy efficient, multi-family building in the Bronx, wins a NYSERDA Buildings of Excellence award

False Promises

Think higher seawalls will keep at-risk communities safe from storm surges + sea level rise? Think again

Doing Better Than The Rats

Trash eating rats will be losers if NYC passes a new law to reform how a large part of its waste is hauled away