Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Fire

Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Fire

The World Bank is phasing out of coal and ramping up support for “fracked” natural gas, even though research suggests that climate impacts of fracking may be even worse than coal.

Climate Milestones in President Obama’s Speech

Climate Milestones in President Obama’s Speech

Obama is finally showing us he is willing to fight – on coal, on tar sands, and on climate. His apparent willingness to challenge the climate impacts of coal and tar sands – after years of silence on both topics – is cause for some celebration.

Cleaning Up Our Portfolios

A new movement is putting pressure on people and institutions to dump their investments in dirty energy companies.

The Answer Is Blowing in the Wind

The Answer Is Blowing in the Wind

Do we all have to drown in rising seas or broil in epic droughts before we decide it’s time to switch to renewable energy?

Fracking Liars

Fracking Liars

Supporters and leaders of the hydraulic fracturing industry aren’t being honest about government support for this new natural gas boom.

Fracking Exports

Fracking Exports

Selling liquefied natural gas to foreign markets doesn’t serve U.S. interests.

Fracking Perils

Fracking Perils

The ongoing bonanza in the U.S. hydraulic fracturing industry marks a dangerous misstep on the road to U.S. energy independence.