Steve Allen / Shutterstock The UK’s climate change targets are world-leading. Yet there is no clear plan in place to
“Trump’s originality is to link, in a single gesture, first the headlong rush toward maximum profit while abandoning the rest
Citizens around the world are voting to change the way things are done. There are many causes of this upheaval
“Both China and the United States were blessed and cursed with gigantic natural energy resource endowments in the form of
You’d think that a culture woven through with intimations of apocalypse would know how to receive news of environmental alarm.
In early February, American Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), flanked by veteran climate activists and supported by a host of environmental
Nuclear power may be the world’s most contentious energy source. Some believe it is the only answer to our climate
Sherman Cahal / shutterstock Charlie Wilson, University of East Anglia A sliver of hope against a backdrop of gloom: 18
At least the battle lines are no longer fuzzy. In advance of the 24th meeting of the Parties to the
New report on Sea Level Rise and Climate Change challenges the alarming predictions of 21st century sea level rise. “Antarctica
Photo: Antonio Scorza / Shutterstock Ed Atkins, University of Bristol It is perhaps a cruel irony that, on the same
A firefighter runs after trying to save a home in Lakeport, California, suffering its biggest fires ever. AP Photo/Noah Berger
Everyone “knows” that nuclear is expensive. We also know that existing reactors produce clean electricity very cheaply. So which is
While melting glaciers provide a temporary boost to Swiss hydropower production, their disappearance does not pose a threat to power
Nuclear power is still one of the world’s largest sources of carbon-free electricity but it needs plentiful water to operate.