Driving an electric car could be worse for both the climate and public health if the electricity that runs it was generated at a coal-fired power plant.
Tag: "fossil fuels"
Investment in fossil fuel companies is a bet their primary asset will be sold for more than cost of production. It’s a bad bet.
By 2050, the technology will likely be available to provide 80 percent of America’s electricity from wind, solar and other renewable sources.
The odds that any climate agreement among the biggest greenhouse emitters will succeed became a little greater as China & U.S. commit to slash carbon pollution.
New study suggests push toward natural gas is not only a distraction from “decarbonizing” the U.S., it could also make climate change worse.
The last year in which there were no additions to coal power generating capacity in the U.S. was 1998.
Coal-fired power plants are the largest contributors to atmospheric CO2 concentrations.
How many people have traded their car for a bike-share bike? That’s where the certainty ends about how bike-sharing programs benefit the climate.