Energy Democracy: People Power for a Cleaner Planet [OPINION]
By putting power—literally—in the hands of the people, “energy democracy” could have potentially game-changing benefits for low-income people and communities of color.
Orlando Commits to Using 100 Percent Renewable Energy
The majority Black and Latinx city believes it will save lives—and create jobs—with the initiative.
STUDY: There May Be Less Time to Fight Global Warming Than We Think
Researchers believe the Paris climate agreement may not have considered all relevant data.
U.S. Further Isolated As Result of G-20 Anti-Climate Change Decisions
The rest of the leading economies vowed their commitment to the Paris Agreement—and to aiding the developing world with climate change impacts.
U.S. Does Not Sign G7 Document on Climate Change
This is the administration’s latest move in staying out of the Paris Agreement.
TV News Coverage of Paris Agreement Lacks People of Color Representation
A new study shows less than 20 percent of guests were non-white.
ICYMI: This Podcast Breaks Down a Deeper Issue Hidden in the Paris Agreement Withdrawal
And that’s environmental racism.
Hawaii Becomes First State to Pass Legislation Supporting Paris Agreement
Gov. David Ige signed two bills that would further the fight against climate change.
U.S. Politicians, Businesses and Higher Education Officials Form Coalition to Oppose Trump's Paris Agreement Decision
The 1,439 signatories are taking on the international climate agreement’s goals without the president.
What It Means That The U.S. is Leaving The Green Climate Fund
One consequence of withdrawing from the Paris Agreement could have immediate consequences for developing nations.
Politicians and Environmentalists React After Trump Pulls US From Paris Agreement
The president says he’s open to negotiating the terms of the agreement, though world leaders assert it can not be renegotiated.
Trump Returns From Abroad Without a Decision on Paris Agreement
The international agreement would reduce greenhouse gas emissions to prevent further climate catastrophe.
STUDY: Countries Need to Transition to Renewables Sooner to Meet Paris Climate Goal
If nations stay on their current course, global temperatures will rise more than a degree higher than the agreement’s goal.
Trump Policies Hamper U.S. Ability to Meet Paris Climate Goals
A transition away from fossil fuels could boost the world economy by $19 trillion.
President Obama Transfers Half a Billion Into Climate Fund
The $500 million will help developing nations brace for and adapt to climate change.