If We Want the Price of Renewables to Drop, We Need to Pay to Get Rid of Carbon

By 2020, low carbon technologies are expected to outprice carbon, but the road ahead is still bumpy.

January 22, 2018

Europe Dramatically Accelerates Plans to Create a Coal-Free Continent

The European Parliament wants member states to fill 35 percent of energy consumption with renewable sources.

January 18, 2018

Norway Is Aiming for All of Its Short Flights to be Electric by 2040

The nation leading the electric car wave sets its sites on greener planes.

January 18, 2018

New Report Predicts Renewable Energy Will be Cheaper Than Fossil Fuels by 2020

"Turning to renewables for new power generation is not simply an environmentally conscious decision, it is now — overwhelmingly — a smart economic one."

January 16, 2018

Last Year, Britain Generated Twice as Much Energy From Wind as Coal

This is a major milestone in renewable energy.

January 8, 2018

Trump Gives Green Light for Offshore Drilling Near Every U.S. Coast

This is the largest number of lease sales ever proposed.

January 4, 2018

California Is Officially Planning to Ban Polluting Cars by 2040

The anticipated bill has been formally presented.

January 4, 2018

Cleaning up Coal May Buy Us Time as We Transition to Renewables

"Chemical looping" burns fossil fuels while trapping emissions.

January 3, 2018

US to Reverse Offshore Drilling Regulations, Leaving the Environment Vulnerable

"Rolling back drilling safety standards while expanding offshore leasing is a recipe for disaster.”

December 29, 2017

Coal Power Plants Are More Than Just an Environmental Burden — They’re Economically Cumbersome, Too

Getting coal for Christmas isn't just a punishment — it's a bad investment.

December 25, 2017