energypolicy

  • 2022’s Emissions Tell the Story of a Hot, Violent Year

    2022’s Emissions Tell the Story of a Hot, Violent Year

    The world emitted more carbon dioxide last year compared to any other year on record, according to data released Thursday from the International Energy Agency. And while the growth of emissions was slower last year than it had been in past years — thanks to an explosion of renewable energy around the world during the…


  • Republican Operatives Are Astroturfing Opposition to Solar Power

    Republican Operatives Are Astroturfing Opposition to Solar Power

    Several grassroots groups opposed to solar projects in local areas may have one thing in common: a Virginia-based group with powerful GOP connections advising them on strategy. National Public Radio and environmental news collective Floodlight published an expose Friday on a group called Citizens for Responsible Solar, a nonprofit founded in 2019, and its substantial influence…