Can a coal state really make the transition to solar PV? That may depend on who’s funding which politicians.
Articles by Stephen Lacey
Boulder will become the first city in the US to buy back its grid to support more clean energy and reduce carbon emissions. Other cities are sure to follow.
Calls for a ‘free-market’ approach to clean energy development are pure hypocrisy. Why hold renewables to different standards than fossil fuels?
Global mining giant’s coal chief talks climate risk, extreme weather, the absolute ceiling on GHG emissions and thermal coal’s inevitable decline.
Climate change enters the US presidential campaign as New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg endorses Obama.
In the latest installment of the Actually… video series, W. Kamau Bell explains why he hates science, just like Mitt Romney.
A123 Systems’ bankruptcy will be painted as another blow to the White House. Actually, it’s a good opportunity for Obama to defend cleantech funding.
A proposed 25% renewable target for Michigan would only increase costs by 1%. But opposition is as fierce as it is in Australia.
Neither candidate has noted the polls showing climate could be a major factor in how undecided and Independent voters cast their ballots.
The US has cut its carbon emissions, but what happens when the economy picks up steam? They are unlikely to last without some dramatic changes.
A new report shows that a carbon tax of $20 per tonne could cut the projected US 10-year deficit from $2.3tn to $1.1tn.
The US coal lobby has been sprung inventing names and signatures in petitions calling for a relaxation on rules governing pollutants.
In a decision criticised as ‘unfortunate’ and ‘insane’, the UN has made new coal plants eligible for carbon credits under the Clean Development Mechanism.