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Shell inches closer to spilling oil all over the Arctic

Shell inches closer to spilling oil all over the Arctic

GristGristWed 2:44pm 81Shell has passed another hurdle in its push to resume Arctic drilling operations this summer. On Tuesday, Interior…
Biggest Renewable Energy Financier In The World Quits Australia’s Renewable Energy Market Because Of RET Uncertainty

Biggest Renewable Energy Financier In The World Quits Australia’s Renewable Energy Market Because Of RET Uncertainty

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaWed 4:30pm 75Originally published on RenewEconomy. Spain’s Banco Santander, the biggest bank in Europe by market value and once the…
California’s Dire Drought Leads to Record Low Snowpack Levels at 6%, Triggers Mandatory Conservation Measures

California’s Dire Drought Leads to Record Low Snowpack Levels at 6%, Triggers Mandatory Conservation Measures

EcoWatchEcoWatchWed 4:37pm 70Gov. Brown issued an executive order which calls on state and local water agencies to...
OECD: Rich Nations Provide Far More In Export Subsidies For Fossil Fuel Technologies Than For Renewables

OECD: Rich Nations Provide Far More In Export Subsidies For Fossil Fuel Technologies Than For Renewables

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaWed 5:41pm 68Wealthy nations spend, on average, roughly 5 times more on export subsidies for fossil fuel technologies than for…
Illegal deforestation driven by EU appetite for beef, palm oil, soy, say new reports

Illegal deforestation driven by EU appetite for beef, palm oil, soy, say new reports

MongabayMongabayWed 7:24pm 62A new report finds that the European Union is driving international trade in commodities grown on land cleared outside…
Raven Transport to deploy 115 additional heavy-duty LNG trucks; Clean Energy expands refueling network

Raven Transport to deploy 115 additional heavy-duty LNG trucks; Clean Energy expands refueling network

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressWed 5:09am 61Florida-based truckload carrier Raven Transport is expanding its clean-burning natural gas fleet with 115 Peterbilt…
Google’s new Chomebit dongle will transform your TV into a PC

Google’s new Chomebit dongle will transform your TV into a PC

InhabitatInhabitatWed 11:01am 58First, the ‘stick’—whether it be produced by Amazon, Roku or Google—replaced your cable box by providing online…
Guatemala: women lead the struggle for life, land, clean water

Guatemala: women lead the struggle for life, land, clean water

The EcologistThe EcologistWed 5:20am 58For over two years the small community of San José del Golfo has maintained a 24-hour barricade against the US-owned…
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Unexpected Aurora Skyscraper purifies air and water in Chernobyl

Unexpected Aurora Skyscraper purifies air and water in Chernobyl

InhabitatInhabitatTue 11:01am 98Read the rest of Unexpected Aurora Skyscraper purifies air and water in Chernobyl Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg…
Big surprise in the greenhouse: study finds economic costs of climate change hugely underestimated

Big surprise in the greenhouse: study finds economic costs of climate change hugely underestimated

MongabayMongabayMon 7:13pm 110Look at most climate change projection graphs and you will see a smoothly rising red line of increasing temperature,…
California Senate Bill 40 — Proposal To Limit Tax-Funded Rebates To Cars Under $40,000 (Subtext: So, No Teslas)

California Senate Bill 40 — Proposal To Limit Tax-Funded Rebates To Cars Under $40,000 (Subtext: So, No Teslas)

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFri 5:39am 140A proposal to limit tax-funded rebates to cars (i.e., electric ones) under $40,000 in price was recently put forward in…
Beijing to shut down all major coal plants by 2016

Beijing to shut down all major coal plants by 2016

InhabitatInhabitatMar 24, 2015, 12:11 pm 130Beijing is finally ready to kick its coal power habit – China’s capital city just announced plans to shut down the…
Head of Episcopal Church: Denying Climate Change Is ‘Blind’ And Immoral

Head of Episcopal Church: Denying Climate Change Is ‘Blind’ And Immoral

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressMar 24, 2015, 12:03 pm 132Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, the Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, right, told The Guardian that denying…
Paris Bans Half Of Registered Cars To Reduce Pollution

Paris Bans Half Of Registered Cars To Reduce Pollution

Gas 2Gas 2Mar 24, 2015, 12:00 pm 168Faced with a pollution crisis of epic proportions, the mayor of Paris announced on Saturday that starting today, March…
Australia Unveils Plan To Save The World’s Largest Coral Reef System

Australia Unveils Plan To Save The World’s Largest Coral Reef System

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressMar 24, 2015, 8:00 am 85In this Nov. 2002 file photo provided by Queensland Tourism, an unidentified woman snorkels on the Great Barrier Reef…
Brazil Food Guidelines Blow the U.S. Out of the Water

Brazil Food Guidelines Blow the U.S. Out of the Water

Eat Drink BetterEat Drink BetterMar 24, 2015, 5:00 am 97Brazil released a new set of food guidelines, and they're kind of a game-changer. The Brazil food guidelines take a…