#Fossil fuels

  • Article: New York Is Divesting $5 Billion From Fossil Fuels
    Finance & Innovation

    New York Is Divesting $5 Billion From Fossil Fuels

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 10, 2018

    The global divestment movement is beginning to have an impact. Read more

  • Article: Norway Court Greenlights Arctic Drilling in Blow to Environmentalists
    Environment

    Norway Court Greenlights Arctic Drilling in Blow to Environmentalists

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 4, 2018

    The ruling runs counter to public beliefs. Read more

  • Article: Fossil Fuel Subsidies Exceed $5 Trillion Annually. Here’s Why
    Finance & Innovation

    Fossil Fuel Subsidies Exceed $5 Trillion Annually. Here’s Why

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 8, 2017

    “It is difficult to think of products that are more harmful to subsidize than fossil fuels.” Read more

  • Feature: Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?
    FeatureEnvironment

    Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 8, 2017|Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

    The rush to privatize public lands by the Trump administration runs counter to widely held beliefs. Read more

  • Article: The 10 Most Powerful Reactions to the Keystone Pipeline Spill
    Environment

    The 10 Most Powerful Reactions to the Keystone Pipeline Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 17, 2017

    For opponents, this spill is a concrete example of the risks of further construction. Read more

  • Article: These Are 6 of the Most Exploited Resources on Earth
    Environment

    These Are 6 of the Most Exploited Resources on Earth

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 2, 2017

    As countries search for more resources to exploit, an enormous toll is being taken on the planet. Read more

  • Article: Wyoming Residents Reject First New Coal Mine in Decades
    Environment

    Wyoming Residents Reject First New Coal Mine in Decades

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2017

    The state has been hemorrhaging coal jobs for years. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Greenlights Arctic Drilling Venture, Despite Risk of Oil Spill
    Environment

    Trump Administration Greenlights Arctic Drilling Venture, Despite Risk of Oil Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|July 21, 2017

    A spill would be nearly impossible to clean. Read more