Keystone XL pipeline: judge ru...

Nov 9, 2018 by

District court judge Brian Morris rules Trump administration did not consider environmental consequences before pushing ahead

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Arctic Oil Drilling Project Ap...

Oct 25, 2018 by

The Trump administration’s unrelenting quest for Arctic oil and gas took a major step on Wednesday as it approved an energy company’s controversial production plan.

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Could termites teach us how to...

Oct 22, 2018 by

After being neck deep in oil for nearly a decade, it made perfect sense that the writer Lisa Margonelli would become obsessed with termites.

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Equality, Justice, Freedom and...

Sep 16, 2018 by

More than any other factor, war has driven and shaped human history.

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America spends over $20bn per ...

Jul 30, 2018 by

[Translate] While we need to leave fossil fuels in the ground, America is giving the fossil fuel industry billions to extract more...

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Extractive industries threaten...

Jul 19, 2018 by

[Translate] by Mike Gaworecki news.mongabay.com. According to a recent report, mining companies currently have claims on 11 percent...

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Some rare good climate news: t...

Jun 22, 2018 by

[Translate] Bill McKibben From Wall Street to the pope, many increasingly see fossil fuels as anything but a sure bet. That gives us...

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The United States could become...

Jan 23, 2018 by

[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters   GRIST retro-leum REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Spurred by the higher profit margins that come...

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Big Oil must pay for climate c...

Sep 10, 2017 by

[Translate] It is possible for scientific evidence to help apportion responsibility for climate damages among fossil fuel producers....

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64 YEARS LATER, CIA FINALLY RE...

Jun 21, 2017 by

[Translate]   New documents reveal how the CIA attempted to call off the failing coup — only to be salvaged at the last minute by an...

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IS TRUMP LAUNCHING A NEW WORLD...

Jun 16, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Michael T. Klare / TomDispatch   VIA TRUTHDIG   Melania and Donald Trump arriving in Saudi Arabia in May. (Wikimedia...

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HOW MUCH IS YOUR COMMUTE COSTI...

Apr 24, 2017 by

It’s like the world doesn’t want you to own a car.

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KEYSTONE XL TAR SANDS PIPELINE...

Mar 24, 2017 by

[Translate] Today, nearly six years after the fight over the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline moved into high gear, Donald Trump...

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FIND OUT HOW ENDANGERED THE WI...

Feb 28, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment We should be protecting wilderness, not selling it off to the oil, gas and mining industries as many...

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‘BIGGEST OIL FIND’...

Feb 5, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Sharon Kelly, DeSmogBlog | Report The prospect of fracking where water is so scarce raises questions about what...

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JEFFERSON LAWSUIT AGAINST 9 OI...

Nov 13, 2016 by

[Translate] Disappearing marshland just east of Golden Meadow shows the slice of cut canals, in this Feb. 9, 2007 photograph. (Ted...

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HOW TO STOP CAPITALISM’S...

Sep 14, 2016 by

[Translate]   By Paul Street  TRUTHDIG   So far, 2016 is the hottest year on record. So was 2015. So was 2014. (John McColgan / U.S....

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NIGERIA’S MASSIVE OIL CL...

Jun 3, 2016 by

[Translate] by Alejandro Davila Fragoso CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Sunday Alamba Oil is seen on the creek water’s...

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FACT-CHECKING DONALD TRUMPR...

May 31, 2016 by

[Translate] Environment We take a look at the emissions and omissions from the GOP nominee-apparent’s ‘America First’ energy...

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THE DESPERATE PLIGHT OF PETROS...

May 26, 2016 by

[Translate]   By Michael T. Klare / TomDispatch  VIA TRUTHDIG Deepwater Horizon Response / CC BY-ND 2.0 This piece first appeared at...

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Leonardo DiCaprio Stands With ...

May 11, 2016 by

[Translate]   Environment The campaign to oppose the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL) gains steam with DiCaprio and...

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WHY A ONCE IRON-CLAD ALLIANCE ...

Apr 21, 2016 by

[Translate] by Beenish Ahmed THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster President Barack Obama and Saudi Arabia’s King...

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WALL STREET’S RETREAT FR...

Mar 26, 2016 by

[Translate]   Photo Credit Ty Wright/Bloomberg, via Getty Images The grave environmental damage from coal-fired power plants has done...

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Thousands Are Gathering in New...

Mar 23, 2016 by

[Translate] With the BP oil spill still in recent memory, activists are planning a massive protest to stop destructive drilling in...

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The Irony of Oil Abundance: Wa...

Mar 13, 2016 by

[Translate] Fracking And oil prices have plunged to rock-bottom—so much for our new industrial renaissance. By Michael T. Klare /...

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ENERGY WARS OF ATTRITION: THE ...

Mar 11, 2016 by

[Translate] By Michael T. Klare / TomDispatch  VIA TRUTHDIG Andrew / CC-BY-2.0 This piece first appeared at TomDispatch. Read Tom...

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WE ARE WITNESSING THE DECLINE ...

Mar 10, 2016 by

[Translate] With falling oil prices and new players, Saudi Arabia’s power is ebbing. By Vijay Prashad / AlterNet Photo Credit:...

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CALIFORNIA MOVES FORWARD WITH ...

Feb 26, 2016 by

[Translate] by Samantha Page CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File California has both water and oil underground. Which...

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CONGRESS JUST EXTENDED THE PTC...

Dec 23, 2015 by

[Translate] eLab Network Manager ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE Late last week, Congress passed a bill that extends the Production Tax...

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DOES THE U.S. GOVERNMENT ACTUA...

Dec 7, 2015 by

[Translate]   By Dahr Jamail, Truthout | Report The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has a reputation of effectively...

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