methane

Trump's Methane Deregulation: Another Blow to Slowing Down Climate Change

Trump’s Methane Deregulation: Another Blow to Slowing Down Climate Change

September 21, 2018

The Trump administration announced new methane rules, which roll back rules President Obama had put into place to reduce pollution, capture methane for sale, and slow down climate change. Aaron Mintzes of Earthworks explains the implications

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

United Kingdom

September 23, 2017
A report commissioned by ‘Talk Fracking’ analyzes the latest peer-reviewed fracking science and questions a 4-year-old report that UK conservatives rely on to push through their fracking agenda

How Much Will Methane From Thawing Permafrost Speed Up Global Warming?

August 6, 2017

Methane “seeps” on the tundra may be more problematic than previously thought, according to a new report co-authored by Torsten Sachs, a researcher at the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences in Germany

Court Orders Trump’s EPA to Enforce Obama-Era Methane Rules

July 6, 2017

The NRDC’s David Doniger says the court ruling is a setback for EPA head Scott Pruitt’s efforts to deregulate the fossil fuel industry

Neither Clinton Nor Trump Opposes Fracking

October 14, 2016

Wenonah Hauter, author of ‘Frackopoly’, discusses the election and how some states are fighting fracking harder than the federal government

2015 Hottest Year on Record

December 30, 2015

Environmentalist Chris Williams says 13 of the 15 years in the 21st century have broken global temperature records, pointing to the effect of carbon emissions not simply El Nino

Will the Decline of Coal Solve the Climate Crisis?

December 24, 2015

Sharon Kelly says as coal companies face financial pressure, investors should be wary about shifting toward other fossil fuels if we are to avoid catastrophic climate change.

Why Climate Deniers Are Plain Wrong

September 30, 2013

Arctic sea ice, Greenland ice sheet, Arctic methane are all key to climate change

Scientists Warn Arctic Methane Release Would Cost $60 Trillion

August 12, 2013

Patrick Bond: Financial and environmental cost of Arctic methane release looms, as world leaders’ promises to payback carbon debt go unfunded