Posts Tagged: fossil fuels
Market forces, state and local action, and strong social movements could blunt the impacts of a denialist White House.
Fossil fuels provided a one-time-only quantum leap in growth. Coming up with a new economic model should be on everyone's bucket list.
If Donald Trump wins and pulls the U.S. out of its climate change commitments, some countries wonder, why should they keep their own?
A Canadian oil conglomerate is suing the U.S. over its actions to protect the climate. It’s a small taste of what could come under the TPP.
Economists said the market would save the planet. It didn't.
Will the landmark UN climate deal mark a turning point in the fight against climate change? The devil's in the details.
So far, UN climate change conferences have sidestepped the real business of keeping fossil fuels in the ground.
Even as governments set climate targets, they're working hard to expand the extractive global economy with measures that could deepen the climate crisis.
Where other climate change documentaries may counsel despair, Naomi Klein's "This Changes Everything" offers hope.
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.