#Carbon emissions

  • 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  • Article: EPA Announces Clean Power Plan Will Be Repealed

    EPA Announces Clean Power Plan Will Be Repealed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

  • Article: Trump Begins Unraveling Landmark Obama Plan to Reduce Carbon Emissions

    Trump Begins Unraveling Landmark Obama Plan to Reduce Carbon Emissions

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 5, 2017

    It was a major campaign promise. Read more

  • Article: 3 Ways Your iPhone Could Be Bad For The Environment & Workers

    3 Ways Your iPhone Could Be Bad For The Environment & Workers

    By Andrew McMaster|Sept. 13, 2017

    The true cost is measured in its environmental and human impact. Read more

  • Article: Rick Perry Blames Climate Change on Oceans Instead of Humans

    Rick Perry Blames Climate Change on Oceans Instead of Humans

    By Joe McCarthy|June 21, 2017

    And he leads an agency directly connected to climate change. Read more