State utility commissioners play a vital role in shaping the transition to renewable energy and protecting vulnerable populations.
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Senior research scholar Varun Sivaram presented his ideas at the star-studded TED Countdown Global Launch, a global initiative to accelerate solutions to the climate crisis.
The only way out is by learning to listen to each other and forging compromises. The alternative is too dire to contemplate.
California deserves our gratitude for again leading the way and providing hope in this most difficult time.
Fossil fuel companies were already suffering even before COVID-19 hit. More and more, they’re looking like a bad investment.
Four “preexisting conditions” need to be addressed in order to avoid power outages in the future.
Areas formerly reliant on fossil fuel extraction can reinvent themselves and remain relevant in a decarbonizing economy. West Virginia shows that ignoring the need for that transition for too long results in unnecessary pain.
California’s Air Resource Board and governor deserve enormous credit for moving ahead even in the face of the worsening pandemic. It demonstrates leadership, vision and persistence.
Changes in carbon emissions, individual behaviors, and government responses will have a big impact on the environment and our ability to combat climate change.
Nuclear energy currently generates a majority of America’s carbon-free electricity. It is an energy source that we cannot afford to keep — and also cannot afford to lose.