fraud

Top Tweets
permafrost melt orange rivers
Amid LNG’s Gulf Coast expansion, community hopes to stand in its way
Big Oil bankrolling Trump
Heat waves threaten power grid stability with potential blackouts
Top Story
Plastics industry's recycling deception
Credit: MPCA Photos/Flickr

Plastics industry's recycling deception exposed

A new report uncovers decades of misleading claims by plastic producers about the viability of recycling, revealing it as a flawed solution for waste management.

Dharna Noor reports for The Guardian.

Keep reading...Show less
Newsletter
electric vehicle Nikola fraud
Credit: VanderWolf Images/BigStock Photo ID: 463290307

E.V. start-up founder could get prison term in fraud case

Trevor Milton, who founded the truck company Nikola, will be sentenced on Monday in a fraud case that exposed the excesses in the electric vehicle business.
Ohio vote to frack state parks
Paul (unless labeled Cathy!)/Flickrhttps://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/

Ohio commission approves fracking in state parks and wildlife areas despite fraud investigation

A state commission in Ohio has voted to approve fracking for oil and gas drilling in state parks and designated wildlife areas.
avoiding greenwashing scammers
BigStock Photo ID: 456977425
Copyright: tanaonte
Available for extended license use

How to avoid getting scammed by greenwashing

Deceptive eco-marketing techniques prey on consumers looking to make responsible purchases. Follow these tips to avoid getting duped.
cow manure biogas Ponzi scheme

Man is sentenced in $9 million cow manure Ponzi scheme

Raymond Brewer defrauded investors by falsely telling them he was building machines that could convert cow manure into biogas, federal prosecutors said.
billion-dollar solar Ponzi scheme
Ken Bosma/Flickr/Commercial use & mods allowedhttps://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/

The billion-dollar Ponzi scheme that hooked Wall Street, Warren Buffett, and the U.S. Treasury

How a small-town auto mechanic peddling a green-energy breakthrough pulled off a massive scam.

Jordan Peterson professional climate denier

Jordan Peterson’s ‘zombie’ climate contrarianism follows a well-worn path

The psychologist has turned his hand to exposing new audiences to old arguments from climate change deniers.

ORIGINAL REPORTING
MOST POPULAR
CLIMATE