renewables

zombie oil

The US Is Paying Big Oil to Keep Fossil Fuels Profitable

Subsidies are keeping “zombie energy” alive.
Stephen Leahy
10.3.17
"Welcome to miami"

South Miami Is Now the First City in Florida to Require Solar Panels on New Homes

The Sunshine State has been resisting solar energy for years.
Ankita Rao
7.20.17
The End of Oil

We’re a Cheap Battery Away From Phasing Out Fossil Fuels

The chairman of Europe's biggest solar company tells us why Big Oil is facing an imminent threat.
Nafeez Ahmed
7.6.17
Paris Climate Pact

Trump Is Wrong: Most Americans Support the Paris Climate Agreement

The president said he is speaking on behalf the people, but the people don't agree.
Ankita Rao
6.1.17
Green Buildings

Chicago Says It Will Make All City Buildings 100 Percent Renewable By 2025

The Windy City wants to switch its municipal buildings entirely to clean energy in eight years.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
4.11.17
sunny-side up

Farms Are Turning to Solar as Electricity Prices Soar

Solar energy is now cheaper than fossil fuels for many large farms.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
2.22.17
clean energy

Solar Energy Might Actually Survive Trump’s Fossil Fuel Revolution

A new report from The Solar Foundation paints an optimistic outlook for solar energy under President Trump.
Sarah Emerson
2.8.17
energy

Massachusetts Bill Wants 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2035

This might be a message to the president.
Madison Margolin
1.25.17
Trump

Trump's Plans for Fossil Fuels Will Shrink the Economy

Economies need energy to function, and we're running out.
Nafeez Ahmed
1.19.17
netherlands

100 Percent of Dutch Electric Trains Now Run on Wind Energy

The Netherlands met its renewable energy goals a year ahead of time.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
1.9.17
Oil

We Need to Accept That Oil Is a Dying Industry

The new OPEC deal can't revive the fossil fuel industry.
Nafeez Ahmed
12.15.16
banks

How Green Banks Could Save the World

The funding organizations are catching on, and could help both the US economy and the planet.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
11.28.16