The “mountain” is apparent from afar, greeting onlookers with a swarm of flies and a pungent smell. Trucks line up from morning until afternoon, bringing to the dumpsite all the trash consumed by residents
The world’s rising reliance on fossil fuels may come to an end decades earlier than the most polluting companies predict, offering early signs of hope in the global battle to tackle the climate crisis.
Air miles schemes should be axed as they encourage jet-setters to take extra flights in a bid to maintain “privileged traveller status”, according to a report commissioned by the government’s climate advisers.
Making smarter travel choices can have a major impact on your destination. You want to max out your vacation days and see... well, the entire world, ideally. But the unfortunate reality is that all that
(CNN) — Russian scientists studying Arctic waters found the most powerful ever methane jets shooting up from the seabed to the water's surface, they said Friday. Igor Semiletov, the chief scientist aboard
As hundreds of thousands lose electricity in California as PG&E works to prevent wildfires, the situation raises the thought about a future dystopian scenario. These blackouts are intentional, because
Firm’s public calls for climate action contrast with backing for conservative thinktanks Google has made “substantial” contributions to some of the most notorious climate deniers in Washington despite
A coalition of 94 city mayors from across the world have committed to a global Green New Deal and recognize the climate crisis. They are attending the C40 World Mayors Summit in Copenhagen (above), a conference
New York City’s Director of Sustainability explains the path the city took to create its ambitious targets for building efficiency. The history of our planet is one long story of change, and the history
The UK’s most influential conservative thinktank has published at least four books, as well as multiple articles and papers, over two decades suggesting manmade climate change may be uncertain or exaggerated.
In Byron Shire, simple, cost-efficient materials like fiber-cement sheets cut down on construction waste and time. When Tom, an Australian chef who co-owns a taqueria in Sydney, inherited a 5,400-square-foot
'Bird emergency': Climate change threatening two-thirds of species in U.S. with extinction, report says
About two-thirds of America's birds will be threatened with extinction if global warming rises by 5.4 degrees Fahrenheit by 2100, according to a report released Thursday from the National Audubon Society,
California has always prided itself on being a high-tech pioneer. One exception? Power distribution. With Pacific Gas & Electric Co. expected to cut electricity to 800,000 customers this week, the state
It is cities, not national governments, that are most aggressively fighting the climate crisis – and in 30 years they could look radically different She has barely ever been in a car, and never eaten or
A mobile home community in southern California fell victim to a rapidly spreading wildfire on Thursday, as millions of people in the state were left without power amid a high fire threat. The fire in Calimesa