Environment

Jan
14
Protecting Homes From The Next Climate Firestorm

Protecting Homes From The Next Climate Firestorm

Improved wildfire building codes are protecting homes in California, and could soon come to Colorado.
Jan
12
Big Oil's California Connection

Big Oil's California Connection

State insurance commissioner Ricardo Lara has taken campaign money and gifts from fossil fuel interests and “done almost nothing” to address climate change.
Jan
11
Fossil Fuel Investments Are Burning California Pensioners

Fossil Fuel Investments Are Burning California Pensioners

California’s top investment funds have resisted divestment and funneled big money into fossil fuel firms like those behind Dakota Access — costing public workers billions.
Dec
23
1/5 Live Chat: “Don’t Look Up” Director Adam McKay

1/5 Live Chat: “Don’t Look Up” Director Adam McKay

The Oscar-winning filmmaker will discuss collaborating with Sirota on the new climate film “Don’t Look Up.”
Dec
23
Pipeline Giant Seeks Jackpot Before Climate Cataclysm

Pipeline Giant Seeks Jackpot Before Climate Cataclysm

A fossil fuel behemoth is citing the climate crisis it is intensifying as rationale to jack up consumer prices.
Dec
16
Insuring — And Ensuring — The Apocalypse

Insuring — And Ensuring — The Apocalypse

Regulators are taking aim at how insurance companies are helping to fuel the climate crisis.
Dec
03
Build Back Better’s Gift To The Gas Industry

Build Back Better’s Gift To The Gas Industry

Hidden in the reconciliation bill’s clean energy rebate program is a provision that could tether homeowners’ appliances to natural gas for a long time to come.
Nov
19
Biden Just Nominated Joe Manchin-Lite

Biden Just Nominated Joe Manchin-Lite

The president has quietly nominated an energy consultant who has long championed carbon capture incentives as a way to sustain the fossil fuel industry in a burning world.
Nov
17
The U.S. Is Blocking Climate Reparations

The U.S. Is Blocking Climate Reparations

At COP26, the U.S. and its rich allies refused to consider how to pay for the damage their emissions are wreaking on developing nations.
Nov
15
How Workers Are Inadvertently Propping Up Fossil Fuels

How Workers Are Inadvertently Propping Up Fossil Fuels

As pension funds buy into private equity, workers’ retirement savings are being used to bankroll oil and gas companies’ climate destruction.