What If the U.S. and China Actually Cooperated on Climate Change?
In a better world, next on my list of possible outcomes from a reinvigorated U.S.-Chinese relationship would be joint efforts to help finance the global transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy.
What Now With Climate Reparations Finally on the Table?
Vulnerable countries least responsible for carbon emissions have long demanded that rich nations, who prospered on the back of unchecked burning of fossil fuels, should compensate them for climate impacts.
Offloading Climate Responsibility on Climate Change's Victims
Climate change is a complex problem, but maybe there’s a simple solution. What might that look like?
Dear Mr. Putin and Trumpsters: You Need to Fight Global Warming Not Ukrainians and Democrats
I know Putin and many Republicans think that fighting Ukrainians or Democrats is more important, but the future will prove them wrong.
Nukes Over Environmental Protection: Biodiversity a Government Afterthought
As climate crises and biodiversity loss accelerate, the Endangered Species Act is a far greater tool for preserving national stability than a nuclear program.
Prop 30's Climate Crisis Fights California's Government
If there’s anything wrong with Prop 30, from a climate crisis perspective, is it’s not urgent enough. It doesn’t do enough to make climate our first priority.
Anti-Green Critics Ignore Global Solution to a Global Problem
Recent problems in the supply of electricity, reveal the many challenges in getting a graceful transition from climate-wrecking carbon fuels to green energy.
Can We Solve the Climate Crisis Without Worrying About Population?
There are technical pathways to a world where 10 billion people can live well and stay within the biophysical limits of the planet's environmental systems.
Connecting Climate Devastation and Fossil Fuel Profits
As Pakistan drowns, as Puerto Rico is cast into darkness, and as Jacksonians remain thirsty, it’s past time for a climate tax on fossil fuel companies.
Flood-Ravaged Kentucky Gets Major Federal Infrastructure Help
The nation long responded to these calamities with patchwork repairs that failed to provide lasting improvements or real protection.
California’s Net-Zero Roadmap Shaped by Regulators-Turned-Lobbyists
Environmental justice members warn that carbon capture and sequestration technology will delay real climate action and help preserve fossil fuel infrastructure.
The Role of Trade Unions in Green Industry Transitions
Workplaces are implementing new strategies to promote better employee well-being and corporate responsibility.