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Hawaii Wants to Eliminate Fossil Fuels from All Public and Private Ground Transportation by 2045

By setting a clear goal to eliminate fossil fuels and tackle climate change head-on, Honolulu mayor Kirk Caldwell says the island state is sending a signal to the market and to the world that Hawaii is open for business in the best kind of way.
Kirk Caldwell
Vote Now

Trump Defines First Year by Attacking Obama Policies

As Trump stalls in Congress attempting to roll back Obama's biggest wins, he's been busy wielding the special power of the executive branch.
Aaron Barksdale
Paris climate accord

The US Is the Last Country to Remain Outside the Paris Climate Agreement

Syria signed the agreement in Germany this week.
Ankita Rao

How Hawaii's Governor Wants Renewable Energy to Power the State

We chat with Hawaii Governor David Ige about how governments and businesses can collaborate to meet mutual environmental challenges.
Alexis Chemblette

Québec Bypassed Trump's Paris Agreement Decision to Fight Climate Change

We chat with the Canadian province's Climate Change Minister about the plan to help local governments inspire global leadership.
Alexis Chemblette
climate change

Scientists Urge ‘System Change’ to Avoid Catastrophic Climate Change​

In a recent report, experts outlined four steps that could help us get on track.
Nafeez Ahmed
Livable Planet

Businesses, Not the Government, Are Leading the Way to a Renewable Future

In the United States, Apple, Google, Ikea, and over 100 more leading companies made commitments to switch to 100 percent renewable energy sources.
Emily Weitz

Goodbye Paris Agreement, Goodbye World

Donald Trump pulled the US out of the landmark Paris Agreement.
Daniel Oberhaus
Impact Climate

World Leaders Battled Over the Fate of the Planet at the G7 Summit

From climate change to refugees, the meeting epitomizes the disconnect between people and governments.
Alexis Chemblette
American Isolationism

One Nation, Ostracized

The Paris Climate Agreement is as much about international diplomacy as it is about the environment.
Jason Koebler

The VICE Morning Bulletin

President-elect Trump to meet Japanese PM in New York, more than 300 US companies urge him to stay in climate pact, Clinton exhorts followers to "never, ever give up," and more.
VICE Staff