Republicans Had Months to Prepare for War Over Obama's Climate Plan, and This Is the Best They Could Do?
June 03, 2014
On both politics and policy, their arguments don't stand up.
The coal industry is in decline, and so is its voting power.
Advocates of a federal push to cut U.S. emissions have claimed it would prod developing countries to do even more. Now comes the test.
They say it's a big deal in the fight against global warming—substantively and symbolically—even if there's a lot more to do.
Monday's announcement of new regulations on coal-fired power plants will be historic. But big questions remain.
Obama's Dirty, Coal-Loving Past
May 29, 2014
The coal industry says Obama's new energy rules are the product of his lifelong emnity. His record says otherwise.
Obama's New Rules for Coal Plants Are a B.F.D. The Ensuing Political Fight May Be Even Bigger.
May 25, 2014
June 2 will be a big day for Obama—and an even bigger day for the planet
The Truth About Stanford's Coal Divestment
May 22, 2014
It's not as groundbreaking as they made it sound
Breathe easy—and thank Justice Ginsburg.
A Power Plant Spilled Coal Into a North Carolina River, and No One Knows What to Believe
February 07, 2014
The water quality in Sochi’s hotels has been making headlines lately, but that’s nothing compared to what thousands of Americans are experiencing after two recent chemical spills.