Issues / Energy
The leaders of fossil fuel companies are personally incentivized to keep their firms on a path of climate destruction.
Without concrete, enforceable emissions targets and transition financing, the Paris climate talks will only deepen our climate crisis.
Thousands of government representatives from the 20 nations met recently to deepen neoliberalism and kick the can on climate change, and all we got was another viral cat video.
So far, UN climate change conferences have sidestepped the real business of keeping fossil fuels in the ground.
America's leading Sunni ally was propagating a violent, sectarian religious ideology long before ISIS came on the scene.
Even as governments set climate targets, they're working hard to expand the extractive global economy with measures that could deepen the climate crisis.
America’s leading Sunni ally is proving how easily hubris, delusion, and old-fashioned ineptitude can trump even bottomless wealth.
Where other climate change documentaries may counsel despair, Naomi Klein's "This Changes Everything" offers hope.
Ironically, alternative energy needs oil to replace oil.
The victory of Canada's Liberal Party was a mixed one for the country's left. But from pulling out of Syria to (maybe) legalizing marijuana, they're welcoming the change in governance.