Vast fortunes rely on destroying our planet. Taxing those fortunes to fund climate action could give us a shot at survival.
There’s one place in the world where the Green New Deal is a policy reality. But is it living up to its hype?
Western observers want to blame India for the failure of the UN climate talks. Not so fast.
It’s time for the world to consider sanctioning the U.S. and companies who benefit from its efforts to undermine climate action.
As the Trump administration weighs its decision on the Paris Accord, our planet and our pockets remain at risk, Janet Redman tells the Real News Network.
This report compiles existing state models for Renewable Portfolio Standards expansion and distributed solar access to low-income communities to create best practices for RPS legislation that can be replicated around the country.
Low-income Families Will Bear the Brunt of Climate Change. This Organization is Working to Change That.
Renew Oregon is advancing innovative climate justice proposals, building on a legislative victory to expand the state’s use of renewable energy, with strong benefits for low-income consumers.
Climate activists remain hopeful despite the potentially disastrous Trump administration.
Portland, Oregon could teach the world a thing or two about climate laws that count.
This carbon offsetting proposal could nearly double emissions from the airline industry.
Tying the fate of important climate actions to the sale of carbon permits has snatched defeat from the jaws of a broader victory in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
IPS Climate Policy director Janet Redman joins other leading climate scientists and activists to discuss the climate crisis.
The Canadian Pembina Pipeline Corporation hopes to build a propane export facility in Portland that would export 37,000 barrels a day to Asia.
We asked two veterans of UN climate talks to cut through the jargon and tell us what’s new and trending at this year’s summit in Lima, Peru.
With more of us crowding a warming planet, we need agricultural change.