Republicans break ranks with pledge to fight climate change

by Eric Roston, Bloomberg The resolution has been floated before, but this year things are very different. Seventeen conservative Republican…

YES conference provides hope and inspiration to climate activists

by Amy Jolly, Center for Climate Protection It was a packed house at the Youth for Environment and Sustainability Conference this year as 500 teens…
Harmful algae bloom. Kelley's Island, Ohio. Lake Erie. September 2009.

What slashing the EPA's budget by one-quarter would really mean

by Marianne Lavelle, Inside Climate News The agency's funding would fall to its lowest point since the Ford administration, and climate change…

The EPA’s science office removed “science” from its mission statement

by Emily Atkin, New Republic When President Donald Trump took office in late January, his administration began tweaking the language on government…

Long-duration battery boom spurs over 300 MWh of storage additions in 2016

by Robert Walton, Utility Dive Energy storage developers installed 336 MWh in 2016, doubling the volume rolled out the year before. The marked…

Solar power now least expensive source of electricity in 58 emerging economies

by Steve Hanley, Solar Love Solar power is now the least expensive source of electricity on average in 58 emerging economies around the world,…

Why Democrats and Republicans are both right on climate

By Daniel Kammen, Scientific American Over the past two years, two thoughtful, innovative, and dramatically different plans to address global warming…

Climate solutions video contest

Are you inspired to creatively communicate about climate solutions on film? Enter our competition! We are accepting 1-minute (max) video entries…

The geography of American climate confusion: a visual guide

By John D. Sutter, CNN John D. Sutter is a columnist for CNN Opinion who focuses on climate change and social justice. Follow him on Snapchat,…

New climate initiative: Join us on Earth Day!

The Center for Climate Protection is conducting R & D for a new initiative for learning, building fellowship, and focusing action on effective…