#Carbon emissions

  • Article: California's Carbon Emissions Just Hit a 30-Year Low

    California's Carbon Emissions Just Hit a 30-Year Low

    By Joe McCarthy|July 12, 2018

    The state is much more than a rhetorical leader. Read more

  • Article: These Sheep Are Being Bred to Burp and Fart Less — to Save the Planet

    These Sheep Are Being Bred to Burp and Fart Less — to Save the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|June 11, 2018

    It could have a major impact on greenhouse gas emissions. Read more

  • Article: Ben & Jerry's Wants to Plant Trees for Every Ice Cream Cone Sold

    Ben & Jerry's Wants to Plant Trees for Every Ice Cream Cone Sold

    By Joe McCarthy|May 30, 2018

    It's not a "Half Baked" idea. Read more

  • Article: China Reaches 2020 Emissions Target* More Than 600 Days Ahead of Schedule

    China Reaches 2020 Emissions Target* More Than 600 Days Ahead of Schedule

    By Joe McCarthy|March 27, 2018

    *But it hasn't actually reduced its total amount of emissions. Read more

  • Article: McDonald’s Just Announced It Will Cut Emissions by a Third

    McDonald’s Just Announced It Will Cut Emissions by a Third

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2018

    The brand, by itself, won’t change anything. Read more

  • Article: Carbon in the Atmosphere Hit 800,000 Year High in 2016, Report Shows

    Carbon in the Atmosphere Hit 800,000 Year High in 2016, Report Shows

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 30, 2017

    “Future generations will inherit a much more inhospitable planet.” Read more

  • Article: Plants Are Getting Bigger and Storing More Carbon, Study Finds

    Plants Are Getting Bigger and Storing More Carbon, Study Finds

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 16, 2017

    Scientists don’t yet know if there’s a limit to this benefit. Read more

  • Article: EPA Announces Clean Power Plan Will Be Repealed

    EPA Announces Clean Power Plan Will Be Repealed

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 9, 2017

    Either way, clean energy investments will continue. Read more