Uncertain Futures Are A Warning For World To Act As One

By Tim Radford, Climate News Network. -

London − US scientists have peered ahead in more than five million ways, and they do not like the uncertain futures they see there. Unless the world collectively and in concert takes drastic [...]

The Financial Secret Behind Germany’s Green Energy Revolution

By Ellen Brown, Truthdig.com -

The “Green New Deal” endorsed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D.-N.Y., and more than 40 other House members has been criticized as imposing a too-heavy burden on the rich and upper-middle-class [...]

More Than 600 Groups Tell Congress To Build Green Economy

By Friends of the Earth. -

Washington, D.C. – More than 600 environmental groups today called on the U.S. House of Representatives to pursue ambitious climate legislation that matches the scale and urgency of the climate [...]

Portland Now Generates Electricity From Turbines Installed In City Water Pipes

By Rafi Schwartz, Money.good.is -

You’d be forgiven if the phrase “Portland goes green with innovative water pipes” doesn’t immediately call to mind thoughts of civil engineering and hydro-electric power. And yet, that’s exactly [...]

Fossil Fuel Money Crushed Clean Energy Ballot Initiatives Across The Country

By David Roberts, Vox.com -

Most eyes Tuesday night were on the key House, Senate, and governor races — and Democrats had a mixed night, taking the House but watching as newfound heroes Beto O’Rourke and Andrew Gillum went [...]

That $3 Trillion-A-Year Clean Energy Transformation? It’s Already Underway.

By Phil McKenna, Insideclimatenews.org -

To keep global warming in check, the world will have to invest an average of around $3 trillion a year over the next three decades in transforming its energy supply systems, a new United Nations [...]

What Will it Take to Avert Collapse?

By Richard Heinberg and David Fridley, Resilience.org -

A lot of people are asking the question these days—including serious folks who work full-time on climate and energy policy. How can the world’s nations reduce greenhouse gas emissions fast enough [...]

Energy Efficiency Can Address Climate Change, Drive Prosperity, And Strengthen National Security

By Staff, Rmi.org -

Rocky Mountain Institute, Basalt, Colorado, 18 September 2018—Distinguished American energy expert Amory Lovins today published what may be the most important findings for climate change since [...]

The Global Fossil Fuel Divestment And Clean Energy Investment Movement

By Staff, Arabellaadvisors.com -

Since its launch by students as a moral call to climate action in 2011, the fossil fuel divestment campaign has become a mainstream financial movement mobilizing trillions of dollars in support [...]

California Ups Its Clean Energy Game With 100% Zero-Carbon Electricity Vote

By Marianne Lavelle, Insideclimatenews.org -

In a move to solidify California's role as a world leader on climate action, state lawmakers voted this week to shift their state—the world's fifth-largest economy—to 100 percent carbon-free [...]

5 Ways Trump’s Clean Power Rollback Strips Away Health, Climate Protections

By John H. Cushman Jr., Insideclimatenews.org -

The Trump administration has proposed to replace the nation's landmark climate regulations with a watered-down version that would do next to nothing to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from power [...]

‘Carbon Bubble’ Could Spark Global Financial Crisis, Study Warns

By Fiona Harvey, Theguardian.com -

Investors beware, climate change is upon us. The energy industry is transforming to a new clean energy economy. Your investments in old dirty energy may end up being lost investments, know as [...]

Help Us StopTrump’s #DirtyEnergy Plan And Save Our #CleanEnergy Future

By Staff, Dirtyenergytrump.causevox.com -

Trump has issued an order calling for a massive dirty energy bailout to ensure America continues to rely on nuclear and coal for years to come. This is a fight for America’s clean energy future [...]

56 Climate Activists Arrested Outside Of Cuomo’s office

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was protested in Albany on April 23rd over his policies on the environment and climate change. Fifty-six people were arrested, among them Green candidate for [...]

Congress Extends Tax Breaks for Clean Energy — and Carbon Capture

By Georgina Gustin, Inside Climate News -

Some of the tax breaks, like one that restores a tax credit for home geothermal heating and cooling, which can cost tens of thousands of dollars to install, should make a significant difference [...]