Causes

Kristen Welker's question about the unequal burden of pollution was the first ever in a presidential debate history.

Biden’s occasionally muddled message on fracking, combined with Trump’s relentless attacks, has created suspicion of the former vice president.

Official estimates of the impact of any rupture of the Mariner East pipelines will remain under wraps following an appeals court ruling that rejected a disclosure request by a longtime anti-pipeline campaigner.

A controversial natural gas well at a US Steel Plant near Pittsburgh suffered a setback Thursday night.

A constellation of grassroots progressive organizations in the Lehigh Valley is hoping to fill the gap left by the Democratic Party.
A managing partner at the controversial mine’s lobbying firm sits on the board of the Alaska senator’s family company.
The former vice president said he would stop giving the industry federal subsidies, to the consternation of President Donald Trump and his supporters.
Trump's obsession with this idea smacks of desperation.
Enforcing air pollution controls can prevent premature deaths from air pollution exposure, even in a future that uses coal, finds a study.
Two-wheeled vehicles surged during lockdown on streets around the world. So have worries about noise, air pollution and safety. 

The Hummer is back, but it's battery-powered now and has morphed from its militarized precursor into an ultraluxury pickup that General Motors is betting will resonate with traditional truck buyers.

The Democratic nominee's platform calls on the United States to set aside 30 percent of its land and water for conservation by the end of the decade.
In the West, wildfires caused by lightning have been growing bigger and occurring more frequently. With climate change, other parts of the country may feel the effects, too.
New analysis calls out rosy job projections for industry ‘misleading’ and unrealistic.
The West Virginian senator has a mixed record. The key to getting his support for ambitious environmental policy lies with his constituents.

Fuel consumption by ships plying Arctic waters grew by 82 per cent in recent years, according to a new report by the Arctic Council's Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) Working Group.

EU countries spent 159 billion euros on energy subsidies in 2018, according to a commission report published this month. Nearly a third of that went on fossil fuels.

Nowhere suffers more from the ravages of climate change than Africa. Be they rising temperatures, droughts or coastal storms like Cyclone Idai, we are bearing the brunt. One of the primary culprits that drives this climate crisis is the global shipping industry.

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