Global Renewable Energy Industry Grew at Fastest Rate Since 1999 Last Year

New wind and solar power projects in China, Europe, and the US spurred 45 percent rise in capacity.

Jillian Ambrose The Guardian

Fed Plan to Extend Point Reyes Ranch Leases, Kill Tule Elk, Moves Forward

In Point Reyes National Seashore, the National Park Service caters to cattle industry profits over the preservation of public land.

George Wuerthner

Public Health Crisis Looms as California Identifies 600 Communities at Risk of Water-System Failures

A new report puts into focus for the first time the scope of the state’s drinking-water problems and what it will take to fix them.

Tara Lohan

Using Hydrogen Fuel Risks Locking in Reliance on Fossil Fuels, Researchers Warn

Electrification of cars and home boilers is best choice to fight the climate crisis, say scientists.

Damian Carrington The Guardian

In Water-Stressed Turkey, Cities Look to Solutions New and Old

With climate change poised to increase drought vulnerability, experts point to the need for action.

Sümeyra Tansel

Florida Seeks Solution to Invasive Reptile Problem with Pet Tagging Initiative

Green iguana and tegu owners must now get their reptiles microchipped like any conventional pet.

Richard Luscombe The Guardian

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Joining Forces in Pursuit of Justice for Monsanto Victims

How an eclectic band of lawyers came together to build the case against the agribusiness giant’s toxic herbicides, Roundup and Ranger Pro.

Carey Gillam

Solving the Mystery of New Guinea’s Highland Wild Dogs

Research pointing to origins of this rare canine could aid conservation efforts.

Richard Pallardy

Environmental Protest Is Being Criminalized Around the World, Say Experts

More than 400 climate scientists sign letter saying activists are being targeted at pivotal time in fight against global heating.

Matthew Taylor The Guardian

Fight Over Proposed Mine by Menominee River has Brought Together Unlikely Allies

Recent court decision is a setback for the planned Black Forty mine, but it is not the end of the project.

Al Gedicks

Drought-Hit California Orders Nestlé to Stop Pumping Millions of Gallons of Water

Nestlé, accused of taking millions more gallons than it is entitled to, receives draft cease-and-desist order from state officials.

Maanvi Singh The Guardian

Agriculture’s Greatest Myth: There Isn’t an Impending Food Crisis

Most global food models either underestimate global food supply or overestimate demand and thus tend to predict a crisis even when there isn't one.

Jonathan Latham

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