Will race and income inequalities trip up Cascadia's fight against climate change?

WILL RACE AND INCOME INEQUALITIES TRIP UP CASCADIA'S FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE?

This story was produced in collaboration with InvestigateWest . The heavy wind woke Niria Garcia about 5 a.m. It whipped against her...

OIL'S BIGGEST LOBBYING GROUP KILLED CARBON PRICING. NOW IT SUPPORTS THEM?

Twelve years ago, the American Petroleum Institute ran an ad in the print version of the Washington Post. “If you like $4 gasoline,”...

 
 
 
The First 100 - Prospects for a CLEAN Future

THE FIRST 100 - PROSPECTS FOR A CLEAN FUTURE

A short-run weekly newsletter analyzing federal climate action during the first months of the Biden administration. Hello, I'm Nathanael...

UN SAYS ENVIRONMENTAL RACISM IN LOUISIANA'S CANCER ALLEY MUST END

This story was originally published by HuffPost and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration . United Nations human...

 
 
 

THE NAVAJO NATION GENERATES A TON OF POWER - BUT 14,000 RESIDENTS DON'T HAVE ELECTRICITY

In a year characterized by extreme weather, avid handwashing, and increasingly remote interactions, access to electricity is more important...

SHOULD I PAY THE TRUE PRICE FOR ALL THE TRASH I PRODUCE?

Q. Dear Umbra, Charging consumers the full life-cycle cost, including the cost of disposal, of what they buy seems easy. Would it work? -...

 
 
 

REPORT: NOBODY TALKS ABOUT ‘GLOBAL WARMING' ANYMORE

Big news: Global warming is over. Just the phrase itself, though. A new report shows how differently people talk about climate change...

Are nutritional supplements the best choice for people, their pets, and the planet?

ARE NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTS THE BEST CHOICE FOR PEOPLE, THEIR PETS, AND THE PLANET?

This article is published in partnership with: A patient in her forties dealing with a host of serious digestive conditions came to...

 
 
 

HERE'S WHY THIS NEW FRACKING BAN IN THE NORTHEAST IS A BIG DEAL

The Delaware River Basin, a 13,539-square-mile area bisected by a sparkling river that stretches from New York's Catskill Mountains...

‘Climate Neutral' products are now a thing. What's behind the label?

‘CLIMATE NEUTRAL' PRODUCTS ARE NOW A THING. WHAT'S BEHIND THE LABEL?

Every eco-conscious consumer has felt the frustration of trying to make the least climate-ruining decisions. Nothing you buy is really...

 
 
 

AS COAL DIES, THE US HAS NO PLAN TO HELP THE COMMUNITIES LEFT BEHIND

Here are two tales of the energy transition unfolding in coal country, USA. In late 2019, Pacificorp, an electric utility that operates...

MISSISSIPPI IS LIFTING COVID RESTRICTIONS WHILE THOUSANDS OF RESIDENTS CAN'T EVEN WASH THEIR HANDS

Texas' experience of last month's deadly winter storm may have grabbed headlines, but its neighbors fared just as badly. Two weeks...

 
 
 

THE KEY TO MAKING SOUND CLIMATE POLICY? REIN IN UTILITIES MONOPOLIES

Now that we've had a couple weeks to process all that went wrong in Texas , people are paying more attention to the national electricity...

DYING OIL COMPANIES' PARTING GIFT: MILLIONS IN CLEANUP COSTS

When Weatherly Oil and Gas filed for bankruptcy in February 2019, the company was walking away from several hundred Texas wells. Many...

 
 
 

POLLUTION IS SO BAD IN THIS CHICAGO NEIGHBORHOOD, PEOPLE ARE ON HUNGER STRIKE TO STOP IT

Oscar Sanchez's fight against a scrapyard set to be relocated to his Southeast Chicago neighborhood has taken quite the physical toll....

Cities voted for green building codes. Now developers want to end voting

CITIES VOTED FOR GREEN BUILDING CODES. NOW DEVELOPERS WANT TO END VOTING

This story was originally published by HuffPost and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Kim Havey had a problem....

 
 
 
Inside Biden's uphill battle to restore the EPA after Trump

INSIDE BIDEN'S UPHILL BATTLE TO RESTORE THE EPA AFTER TRUMP

Laws are only as good as their enforcement. During his four years in office, former President Donald Trump's appointees to the Environmental...

Texas repeatedly failed to protect its power grid against extreme weather

TEXAS REPEATEDLY FAILED TO PROTECT ITS POWER GRID AGAINST EXTREME WEATHER

This story was originally published by The Texas Tribune and ProPublica . In January 2014, power plants owned by Texas' largest electricity...

 
 
 
The First 100 - Joe and Justin's Parisian bromance

THE FIRST 100 - JOE AND JUSTIN'S PARISIAN BROMANCE

A short-run weekly newsletter analyzing federal climate action during the first months of the Biden administration. Hello, I'm Shannon...

HIS LEGACY IN EXPANDING ACCESS TO NATIONAL PARKS LOOMS LARGER THAN A SEQUOIA

Black Americans played essential, if largely unsung, roles in the creation of our National Park System. Buffalo Soldiers - six Black...

 
 
 



Pep Guardiola insists he has 'no problem' with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and...

Pep Guardiola insists he has 'no problem' with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and issue is 'solved'

The pair clashed during the game at the Etihad Stadium, with United left livid after City failed to give them back possession when Dean Henderson had kicked the ball out of play. Read more ...

Queen dons brooch she wore on her honeymoon in touching tribute to ill Philip

Queen dons brooch she wore on her honeymoon in touching tribute to ill Philip

Her Majesty placed the sapphire chrysanthemum piece on her jacket during the televised address for Commonwealth Day, in which she stressed the importance of staying in touch... Read more ...

Roy Keane rates Manchester United's title chances after derby victory over...

Roy Keane rates Manchester United's title chances after derby victory over Manchester City

Luke Shaw starred as Manchester United brought Manchester City's winning run to an end Roy Keane played down Manchester United 's chances of catching Manchester City in this... Read more ...

Queen Elizabeth II Speaks About Unity in TV Address Before Meghan Markle and...

Queen Elizabeth II Speaks About Unity in TV Address Before Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Interview

Hours before the broadcast of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's controversial tell-all interview with Oprah Winfrey, his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II addressed the world and... Read more ...

Highlights: Sampdoria 2-2 Cagliari

Highlights: Sampdoria 2-2 Cagliari

Watch Manolo Gabbiadini, Bartosz Bereszynski and Radja Nainggolan put their foot through the ball for some ferocious finishes in another exciting Serie A game. Read more ...

Dave King shocked by Neil Lennon and Peter Lawwell being hounded out of Celtic

Dave King shocked by Neil Lennon and Peter Lawwell being hounded out of Celtic

Former Rangers chairman taken aback by events at Celtic Park in recent months. Read more ...

Scots Dancing On Ice fans in stitches as show uses Gers anthem Simply The Best

Scots Dancing On Ice fans in stitches as show uses Gers anthem Simply The Best

Fans couldn't believe it after contestants came out to Tina Turner's hit. Read more ...

Meghan Markle 'should have learned' from Wallis Simpson's tell-all...

Meghan Markle 'should have learned' from Wallis Simpson's tell-all interview, expert warns

MEGHAN MARKLE has been told she "should have learned" from how Wallis Simpson handled her first tell-all interview following the bombshell abdication of Edward VIII. Read more ...

Meghan Markle accused of wanting to be a 'high-class Kardashian' following...

Meghan Markle accused of wanting to be a 'high-class Kardashian' following interview

MEGHAN MARKLE has been accused of wanting to be a "high-class Kim Kardashian" ahead of her interview with Oprah Winfrey. Read more ...

Prince Philip protected Prince Harry in expletive-filled rant at Downing...

Prince Philip protected Prince Harry in expletive-filled rant at Downing Street aides

PRINCE PHILIP once "bellowed" expletives in a furious phone call to Downing Street officials as he protected Prince Harry and his brother, Prince William. Read more ...