The decision may open the door for climate refugee claims down the line.
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law Archives - State of the Planet
Report finds extreme heat, coastal storm surge, inland flooding and more violent storms will significantly impact the energy systems of the New York City area in the 21st century.
Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and severe. Here are 12 ways the law can help society cope with these impacts.
A recent event at Columbia University debated the pros and cons.
Sources and story ideas for journalists during ‘Covering Climate Now,’ Climate Week, and beyond.
It is critical that whoever becomes president in 2020 commits to tackling the climate crisis. Here are the climate plans of the top ten Democratic candidates.
The Renewable Energy Legal Defense Initiative is pushing back against local laws that block progress on solar and wind projects.
A variety of undergraduate, graduate and PhD positions are available in various departments and research centers. Apply by September 11, 2019.
A new report documents 94 attempts by the Trump Administration to undermine climate protections in 2017 and 2018—and finds that the courts have largely constrained these rollbacks.
The latest episode of the Columbia Energy Exchange discusses a playbook of legal options available to cut emissions and tackle the challenge of climate change.