An open letter to our son as he graduates from medical school at George Washington University in Washington DC.
Earth Day gifts
Terry Tamminen of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and Julia Jackson of Grounded share their ideas for how you can help restore the Earth’s ecologic balance in advance of Earth month.
America’s first climate bankruptcy
If the looming climate change related bankruptcy of America’s largest utility is a precursor of things to come, the most damaging storms of our future will not be reported by meteorologists, but by economists.
Residential solar is the best deal in town
The California Energy Commission (CEC) passed its 2019 Building Energy Efficiency Standards, requiring that new homes built in California include solar energy generation.
Let our children settle air quality battles
The Trump administration announced recently that it wants to roll back vehicle fuel economy standards and tailpipe pollution limits. The nation’s 78 million kids below the age of 18 will be the ones breathing in this polluted air in their lifetimes.
The unstoppable transformation
Former U.N. climate chief Christiana Figueres spoke last month about “a transformation that is now unstoppable, irreversible and more than anything else, it is exponential."
The road to a low carbon future
There are multiple ways the U.S. can reduce carbon pollution and save money for consumers while creating sustainable new businesses and jobs for American workers. Once such example is California’s Low Carbon Fuels Standard.