carbon

Is Carbon Trading Just a License to Pollute?

November 15, 2017

Market-based pollution credit schemes undermine environmental laws and disproportionately affect lower-income neighborhoods and communities of color, says Food & Water Watch’s Scott Edwards

Methane Emissions From Livestock Are Much Higher Than Estimated

October 27, 2017

A new NASA-sponsored study shows that animal agriculture’s global methane emissions are 11% higher than previous estimates – co-author Dr. Ghassem Asrar explains the numbers

Carbon Pollution and Water – An Intimate Connection

May 5, 2017

Chris Wilke explains how carbon pollution and other forms of water pollution affect our lives

‘Managed Decline’ of Fossil Fuel Projects Needed to Meet Goals of Paris Climate Agreement

September 29, 2016

A new report by Oil Change International calls for an end to both the expansion of fossil fuel industry and new fossil fuel infrastructure

Hydraulic Fracking

January 13, 2014
New EPA rules for power plants limiting carbon do nothing to limit other greenhouse gase emissions

Fossil Fuel Corporations Dominating the UN Climate Change Conference

November 13, 2013

Rachel Tansey: Civil society groups, green Polish groups and UN delegations from the global south working to push the UN to take action on climate change

Canada and EU to Ink Largest Trade Agreement since NAFTA

October 28, 2013

CETA prioritizes investor and intellectual property rights above environmental and consumer regulations.

Reality Asserts Itself - Frank Hammer

October 11, 2013
In the final segment of this Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, Frank Hammer says all workers should face up to the dangers of climate change and insist that we move toward a green economy

Obama in Africa

June 26, 2013
Daphne Wysham: President moves in the right direction on carbon emissions and Keystone XL pipeline but disappoints on the promotion of fracking

Obama’s Carbon Reduction Plan “Will Guarantee Global Warming Disaster”

June 26, 2013

Nafeez Ahmed: Environmental activists need to redouble efforts to demand Obama reject Keystone XL, abandon hydrofracking, and adopt tougher emission standards