Fall of the ‘Frack Master’: apostle who briefed parliament lands in Texas jail
September 9, 2018

MPs and outlets including the Guardian listened to Chris Faulkner on fracking. He is now under arrest for fraud

The self-appointed evangelist of the Texas fracking boom launched into a jargon-laced monologue, prompting the chairman of the UK parliaments Continue reading

America spends over $20bn per year on fossil fuel subsidies. Abolish them | Dana Nuccitelli
August 16, 2018

Dana Nuccitelli: While we need to leave fossil fuels in the ground, America is giving the fossil fuel industry billions to extract more

Imagine that instead of taxing cigarettes, America subsidized the tobacco industry in order to make each pack Continue reading

Whos defending Canadas national interest? First Nations facing down a pipeline | Martin Lukacs
April 24, 2018

Justin Trudeau is bailing out a Texas oil billionaire. He should be bailing out Canadas workers and the climate.

Last Saturday, Indigenous leaders stood arm-in-arm in front of the gates of Kinder Morgans pipeline worksite in Burnaby, British Columbia.

For Continue reading

How a small town reclaimed its grid and sparked a community revolution | Aditya Chakrabortty
March 9, 2018

When a German utilities contract expired, one man thought his neighbours could take over. Wolfhagen not only reclaimed its grid, it cut energy prices and inspired hundreds of other cities, writes Guardian columnist Aditya Chakrabortty

Martin Rhl never imagined Continue reading

You may be surprised at which country is setting an example for the future of sustainable cities
January 17, 2018

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China’s urban population is growing, and with it, rising levels of pollution have become a cause for concern.

But the country’s recent efforts to shift to a more sustainable model of city living are promising. In fact, Continue reading