Coal

Instagram

Instagram Users Are Flocking to This Beautiful Chemical Waste Dump in Siberia

A polluted lake in the Siberian city of Novosibirsk has become a popular Russian social media destination.
Sarah Emerson
7.11.19
climate change

Trump Downplayed His Love of Coal. It's Because He Needs Florida.

"Trump’s re-election campaign is really a Florida-first strategy."
Alex Lubben
7.10.19
renewable energy

Renewables Outstrip Coal in the U.S. for the First Time Ever

It's a big milestone for renewable energy, though the victory will likely be short-lived.
David Gilbert
6.26.19
EPA

Trump's EPA Knows Its New Coal Rule Could Kill 1,400 People Per Year

The Affordable Clean Energy rule prioritizes making coal-fired plants more efficient.
Alex Lubben
6.19.19
tech-science

The Trump Administration Just Rolled Back Obama's Historic Climate Change Plan

President Obama’s Clean Power Plan has been replaced by a new rule that sucks up to fossil fuels.
Sarah Emerson
6.19.19
air pollution

Scientists Said Air Pollution Would Kill Thousands, So Trump's EPA Just Changed The Math

The White House reportedly pressured the agency to downplay the risk of premature air pollution deaths.
David Gilbert
5.21.19
Motherboard

Toxic Black Snow Is Covering Towns in Siberia

“The future of our children is terrifying.”
Sarah Emerson
2.19.19
Coal

PHOTOS: We went underground with some of Spain’s last coal miners

La Escondida remains the last functioning coal mine in El Bierzo, a region scattered with shuttered mines, in the far north of Spain.
Agnes Walton
1.31.19
climate change

A Strong US Economy Doesn’t Have to Mean a Worse Climate

A new report estimating the carbon emissions for 2018 shows they have risen for the first time in four years, in part due to the growing economy.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.9.19
climate change

A near record number of U.S. coal plants shut down in 2018. Carbon emissions still made a huge jump, report says.

It's the second-largest increase in 20 years.
Alex Lubben
1.8.19
congress

Senator Who Shot a Climate Change Bill with a Rifle to Lead Energy Committee

Senator Joe Manchin has been named as the senior Democrat on the Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.11.18
climate change

Global Carbon Emissions Are Predicted to Hit Record High in 2018

A new report from the Global Carbon Project anticipates an unprecedented rise in carbon dioxide emissions around the world.
Sarah Emerson
12.5.18
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