Climate News

Breakdowns of important climate news from Greenpower's resident environmental scientist, Dr. Jon Conway, and our stellar team of interns.

December 04, 2019

Understanding Climate Grief

Confronting the psychological effects of climate change

October 01, 2019

Fighting Climate Change from the Ground Up

How regenerative agriculture can help revitalize the earth in the era of climate change

June 05, 2019

Fracturing California’s Climate Leadership

The Trump administration’s plan to reopen millions of acres of California for fracking will sink the Golden State’s climate goals in a flood of dirty oil

May 14, 2019

Storage: The Golden Egg of Renewable Energy

Recent developments in renewable energy storage can help the world run on clean energy sooner than you think

January 15, 2019

Climate and Capitalism in the Age of Disaster

Year-round wildfires, utility bankruptcy, a president's climate delusions. All symptoms of the same disease: capitalism. Can we treat it before it's too late?

August 16, 2018


After being implicated in some of the massive wildfires that have ravaged California, the state's biggest utilities are trying to put the blame on climate change. How far have they really gone to protect the homes — and lives — of California residents?

July 05, 2018

AB 813: Welcome to Coal Country

Dr. Conway's Climateside Chat, July 5, 2018

April 26, 2018

On the Horizon

​Dr. Conway's Climateside Chat, April 26, 2018

March 30, 2018

Code of (Mis)Conduct

California's for-profit utilities may be breaking the law — so they are trying to rewrite the rules.

March 06, 2018

Race to the Edge

​Dr. Conway's Climateside Chat, March 6, 2018

February 23, 2018

The Dakotas: America’s Next Renewable Heartland?

The election of Donald J. Trump ushered in the end of the “War on Coal.” Since coming into office, his administration has taken active steps to limit the country’s natural progression towards renewable energy.

February 13, 2018

Putting America First Will Damage the Solar Industry

If President Trump really wanted to make America great, he’d start by prioritizing renewable energy, not crushing it.

November 16, 2017

Signs of Danger?

​Dr. Conway's Climateside Chat, November 16, 2017

November 02, 2017

A Cloudy Future for U.S. Solar?

​Dr. Conway's Climateside Chat, November 2, 2017

October 25, 2017

Something's Fishy...

​Dr. Conway's Climateside Chat, October 26, 2017​

October 18, 2017

TWITE 10.19.17

Earth Wars

October 11, 2017

TWITE 10.12.17

Winners and losers.

October 04, 2017

TWITE 10.05.17

A planet in turmoil.

September 27, 2017

TWITE 09.28.17

Death by a thousand cuts.

September 20, 2017

TWITE 09.21.17

Going back to the source.

September 13, 2017

TWITE 09.14.17

Counting our victories

September 07, 2017

TWITE 09.07.17

Drowning in denial.

August 30, 2017

TWITE 08.31.17

The perfect storm

August 23, 2017

TWITE 08.24.17

What is our energy future?

August 16, 2017

TWITE 08.17.17

We’re all in this together.

August 09, 2017

TWITE 08.10.17

You know what they say about denial...

August 02, 2017

TWITE 08.03.17

Climate hope is right on the horizon!

July 26, 2017

This Week in the Environment 07.27.17

Oil may be flowing through the Dakota Access pipeline (for now), but the fight against pipelines is far from over.

July 19, 2017

TWITE 07.20.17

Courts, catholics, and communities are denying the deniers.

July 12, 2017

TWITE 07.13.17

Don’t get lost in climate change denial—resistance works!

July 05, 2017

TWITE 07.06.17

Climate change heads to court.

June 28, 2017

TWITE 06.29.17

We have three years to face the facts on climate change, and drastically change our ways. Three. Years.

June 21, 2017

TWITE 06.22.17

Cities and states could help the U.S. maintain Paris goals.

June 14, 2017

TWITE 06.15.17

A sea change is coming, in and out of the ocean.

June 07, 2017

TWITE 06.08.17

America may have left the Paris accords, but Americans are still in.

May 31, 2017

TWITE 06.01.17

Trump shunning Paris to please donors at the expense of the planet and the economy?

May 24, 2017

TWITE 05.25.17

Renewables continue to gain steam while outdated fossil fuels cost taxpayers billions.

May 10, 2017

This Week in the Environment 05.11.17

Our countdown of the environmental news stories we find the most fascinating from the preceding seven days.

May 03, 2017

This Week in the Environment 05.04.17

Top 5 environmental news stories for the week April 27th - May 4th, 2017

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