#Fossil fuels

  • Article: Federal Judge Overturns Trump’s Order to Allow Drilling in Arctic and Atlantic Oceans
    Environment

    Federal Judge Overturns Trump’s Order to Allow Drilling in Arctic and Atlantic Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy|April 1, 2019

    “This court decision is a bright red stop sign.” Read more

  • Article: Judge's Historic Ruling Says US Can't Drill on Public Lands Without Climate Change Review
    Environment

    Judge's Historic Ruling Says US Can't Drill on Public Lands Without Climate Change Review

    By Joe McCarthy|March 21, 2019

    “We need to make radically different decisions across the board.” Read more

  • Article: Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050
    Environment

    Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 14, 2018

    They're closing down coal plants to invest in wind farms. Read more

  • Article: Wealthy Nations Are Pushing 'Dirty Energy' Projects Across  Africa
    Environment

    Wealthy Nations Are Pushing 'Dirty Energy' Projects Across Africa

    By Joe McCarthy|July 24, 2018

    Around 600 million people lack electricity throughout Africa. Read more

  • Article: Costa Rica's New President Just Banned Fossil Fuels
    Environment

    Costa Rica's New President Just Banned Fossil Fuels

    By Erica SanchezJana Sepehr  and  Joe McCarthy|May 10, 2018

    "We have the titanic and beautiful task of abolishing the use of fossil fuels.” Read more

  • Article: Portugal Produced 103% of Its Energy From Renewables in March
    Environment

    Portugal Produced 103% of Its Energy From Renewables in March

    By Joe McCarthy|April 5, 2018

    But the country still depends on fossil fuels to avoid blackouts. Read more

  • Article: Edinburgh University Just Divested From All Fossil Fuels
    Environment

    Edinburgh University Just Divested From All Fossil Fuels

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 7, 2018

    Students have now pressured 61 universities into ditching fossil fuel investment. Read more

  • 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