It kills the modest credits for wind, solar, and electric cars, while preserving much larger ones for fossil fuels.
It's time for the world to consider sanctioning the U.S. and companies who benefit from its efforts to undermine climate action.
Trump has lavished praised on Duterte's extrajudicial murders — and Duterte's envoy to the U.S. is developing a little project called Trump Tower Manila.
Trump's coddling can't save the notoriously dirty industry when cleaner options and better jobs abound.
Trump administration policies are systematically making natural disasters more harmful for the poor and people of color.
When it comes to diversity, there's a "green ceiling" in many climate action groups, even as climate change affects people of color first and worst.
Our culture of legalized bribery makes climate disasters more likely, but there's an alternative.
Facing financial ruin and the ruins of South Texas, some hawks want to throw more money at the military. That's ludicrous.
Rick Perry was all ready to release a broadside against clean energy policies. Career civil servants pulled the rug out.
Ratcheting tensions between the U.S. and North Korea are now nothing new for its Pacific colony Guam.
Investing in the renewable energy economy is a win-win-win for consumers, but fossil fuel interests will do anything to prove otherwise.
The United States is using this Pacific colony as its own private firing range.
There are countless reasons why President Duterte’s Drug War isn’t helping Philippine society—and a $140 million reason President Trump might be willing to look the other way.
The mercury is rising, and so are utility bills. So why does this administration want to scrap those Energy Star labels that help us save?
While Trump puts his fossil fuel interests first, cities, states, and the international community will move towards a clean energy transition, IPS associate fellow Daphne Wysham told the Real News Network.
But by pursuing aggressive climate change action, states can create opportunities for scientists and engineers to remain in the United States. Let’s just hope they don’t jump ship for France first.
Exiting the Paris climate pact is a colossal foreign policy mistake. But it may prevent the U.S. from watering down future agreements.
As the Trump administration continues to falsely claim that fossil fuels are needed for job growth, cities and states can play a larger role in addressing climate change and creating jobs, IPS climate policy expert Basav Sen told Rising Up with Sonali.
As the Trump administration weighs its decision on the Paris Accord, our planet and our pockets remain at risk, Janet Redman tells the Real News Network.
States that invest in renewables are reaping the rewards. Those that stick to coal are courting a mining collapse.