The Obama Administration's new plan to regulate methane emissions from the oil and gas industry will at best only slow down the country's fastest-growing source of heat-trapping gases.
Imagine if every school in our country was powered by clean, affordable, renewable energy.
There's no more room for speculation. If the GOP-controlled Congress passes a bill directing approval for the Keystone XL pipeline, President Obama will veto it. Such was the announcement yesterday by White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest. There were no qualifiers, no weasel words, nothing that would indicate the president is looking for a backdoor that will allow him to approve the project and save face.
In a landmark decision, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced that his administration will ban fracking in the state.
CMD contributor Alex Carlin is in Lima, Peru, posting daily updates of his observations of COP 20, the UN Climate Summit.
Monarch butterfly populations have declined over the last ten years. CMD joined scientists and other groups in calling for their protection.
Leaked documents expose a plan by Edelman for TransCanada to launch an "aggressive" American-style PR campaign to get controversial tar sands oil to refineries in eastern Canada for export.
ALEC's track record of climate change denial is undeniable, except by ALEC's spokespeople...
The residents of Denton, Texas, had a remarkable victory over Big Oil in the midterm elections, becoming the first town in Texas to pass a ban on fracking. But state officials are refusing to follow the ban.
Voters in cities and states across the United States will vote on a number of ballot propositions affecting the environment on Tuesday, November 4.