Posts Tagged: fossil fuels
Authorities in Argentina and beyond are cracking down on indigenous communities that protest resource extraction — while re-writing laws to promote fossil fuels.
The G7 says they want to wean the world off climate-changing fuels. But not till 2100.
Francis recognizes that there's no way to stop climate change without confronting the way the world does business. That's huge.
For U.S. communities dependent on the same industries that have brought Russia to its knees, the time to start planning an economic transition is now.
The developed world has pledged $9.5 billion to help fight climate change. But it's going to take hundreds of billions more.
In her stunning new book, Naomi Klein has the simplest solution for climate change yet: Ditch fossil fuels. Period.
Canadian mining companies have long evaded responsibility for abuses carried out by their subsidiaries in the developing world. That could be about to change.
A transatlantic trade deal would eliminate restrictions on U.S. exports of fracked gas to the EU.
Like Big Tobacco, Big Energy targets the developing world for future profits.
Mexico's oil privatization scheme will hurt the environment, scar the landscape, and leave Mexico at the mercy of transnational firms.