Environment

New Study Concludes Greenland Ice Sheet Is Melting Even In Winter

New Study Concludes Greenland Ice Sheet Is Melting Even In Winter

January 17, 2019

Dr. Neil Fraser explains that warm water below the surface enters Greenland’s fjords in winter-time

Former Coal Lobbyist Confirmed As New EPA Head

January 16, 2019

At his confirmation hearing, Andrew Wheeler faced jeering protesters and critical senators, and touted his deregulatory agenda

Over 600 Groups Call for a Green New Deal

Over 600 Groups Call for a Green New Deal

January 10, 2019

Tom Goldtooth of Indigenous Environmental Network says that a Green New Deal must reject corporate takeover and center indigenous and frontline communities

Bill McKibben: The Fossil Fuel Industry Has Money, But We Have Movements

Bill McKibben: The Fossil Fuel Industry Has Money, But We Have Movements

January 9, 2019

At the Sanders Institute Gathering, Bill McKibben says that a Green New Deal must address climate change, immigration, and unemployment, or we’re headed “if not to Hell, then to a place with a very similar temperature.”

Governor Hogan Rejects Fracked-Gas Pipeline Permit, Changing His Tune

Governor Hogan Rejects Fracked Gas Pipeline Permit, Changing His Tune

January 2, 2019

Maryland Governor stunned environmental activists by joining in a unanimous vote against completing the construction of a fracked gas pipeline that he previously backed.

2018: A Year of Climate Devastation and Resistance

2018: A Year of Climate Devastation and Resistance

December 25, 2018

TRNN revisits the the apocalyptic extreme weather, dire reports, and resistance to climate inaction we saw in 2018. Help us make real climate news in 2019

After COP24, Trudeau Government Promises More Goodies For Big Oil

After COP24, Trudeau Government Promises More Goodies For Big Oil

December 19, 2018

Tina Oh of the Canadian Youth Delegation says COP24 failed to respect the rights of her own and subsequent generations

The Green New Deal Must Fight Militarism

The Green New Deal Must Fight Militarism

December 17, 2018

CODEPINK co-founder Medea Benjamin calls on advocates of the Green New Deal to fight both the fossil fuel economy and the war economy

Can Canada's Tar Sands Industry Be Profitable Without Government Subsidies?

Can Canada’s Tar Sands Industry Be Profitable Without Government Subsidies?

December 17, 2018

Todd Paglia of Stand Earth says Canadians taxpayers increasingly foot the bill for Canada’s fossil fuels industry

Canada’s Government Rejects Postal Union’s Green Vision While Catering To Big Oil

Canada’s Government Rejects Postal Union’s Green Vision While Catering To Big Oil

December 16, 2018

Speaking from COP24, Dave Bleakney of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers, says the Trudeau government has shown little interest in greening Canada’s postal service