Catholic order builds chapel in middle of cornfield in attempt to use religious freedom protections to block Atlantic Sunrise pipeline
Move represents a tiny proportion of world production, but could embolden others to rethink their commitment to cuts
Italian company plans to drill four exploration wells in the Arctic, which some say will endanger polar bears, bowhead whales and other marine mammals
IEA says growth in production, as fracking opens up shale oil and gas deposits, will see US rival Russia and Norway
As a Trump appointee pushes for televised slanging match, a New York magazine cover story sparks a different debate – should we talk about how bad global warming could actually get?
Tom Perriello’s progressive campaign for governor could be a model for Democrats preparing to run against Trump in the midterm elections
New York City, Houston, Miami and San Francisco have all taken steps to mitigate the risks associated with rising sea levels and global temperatures. Are their successes a blueprint for action at the state and local level?
The president’s ‘put a solar panel on it’ policy to fund the wall may be expensive, impossible to build – and it’s unclear what the energy would be used for
Members of environmental organisations state their case. Plus Sylvia Milner decries the Conservatives’ record on frackingAs the Trump administration prepares to withdraw the US from the Paris agreement, we believe the UK...
For too long, liberals have been treating climate change as a third or fourth tier issue. As the US exits the Paris Climate Accord, it’s time for liberals to re-evaluate an issue that subsumes all others.
His withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement belittles his country, but could galvanise the worldLife here in the US feels surreal lately, like a very bad reality TV show, thanks to Donald Trump...
The president’s decision to withdraw from the climate agreement reflects his contempt for internationalism – and the rise of a newly isolationist USSo we do have a new US – for the present...
Owner of plant – site of worst commercial nuclear power accident in US history – urges state to preserve ‘clean, reliable’ energy source
Emergency declared at Hanford nuclear reservation in state’s south-eastNo one injured and officials detect no release of radiation A portion of a storage tunnel that contains rail cars full of radioactive waste collapsed...
Part two: In South Dakota, a law could ban protests amid opposition from Republican ranchers, as many fear a ‘serious threat’ to water
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