fossil fuels

Report: All Life On Earth Could Be Extinct By The End Of The Century (Video)

Report: All Life On Earth Could Be Extinct By The End Of The Century (Video)

Here is something you will not hear in the American mainstream media: “The chance of ‘catastrophic’ climate change completely wiping out humanity by 2100 is now 1-in-20.” That is a headline from the British Daily Mail, reporting a recent finding from researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego. In other words, there […]

US To Use Climate Change Fund To Build New Coal Plants (VIDEO)

US To Use Climate Change Fund To Build New Coal Plants (VIDEO)

According to a new report from Bloomberg, the U.S. will seek to use money intended for climate change adaptation to promote the construction of new coal plants. The plan, according to an anonymous official inside the Trump administration, is to use the Green Climate Fund to facilitate the construction of new coal plants abroad. The […]

Trump Abolishes More Environmental Regulations, But Why? (VIDEO)

Trump Abolishes More Environmental Regulations, But Why? (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump’s latest executive order rolls back important U.S. climate change regulations. The order recommends that federal agencies review existing energy policies and “suspend, revise, or rescind” those deemed burdensome to the energy industry. Over half a dozen measures from the Obama administration designed to fight climate change are now under review or revoked altogether. […]

Norwegian Pension Fund Strikes A Blow To DAPL (TWEETS)

Norwegian Pension Fund Strikes A Blow To DAPL (TWEETS)

A Norwegian pension fund is sending a strong message by pulling it’s investment from the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). KLP, the second largest pension fund in Norway, recently announced plans to sell $68 million in shares from companies involved in its construction. While many people and cities have boycotted banks that support the DAPL, this […]

Trump Revives Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines (VIDEO)

Trump Revives Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump has approved the Keystone XL pipeline and the Dakota Access pipeline, two controversial projects that inspired widespread opposition during Barack Obama’s presidency. The Keystone XL pipeline was originally proposed by the TransCanada Corporation in 2008. It was designed to extend the Keystone pipeline that currently runs from Alberta to Illinois and Texas. […]

Wyoming Republicans Move To Outlaw Large-Scale Clean Energy Production (VIDEO)

Wyoming Republicans Move To Outlaw Large-Scale Clean Energy Production (VIDEO)

While many cities and states across the country struggle to combat climate change and reduce greenhouse gas production, Wyoming’s Republican legislature is working to prevent the expansion of clean energy and doubling down on coal-powered energy production. A new bill in the Wyoming legislature could limit electrical companies from taking full advantage of the state’s many […]

How The Koch Brothers Are Slipping Koch-Caine To Minorities

How The Koch Brothers Are Slipping Koch-Caine To Minorities

For some time, the right’s attempts to win over minority voters has focused mostly on social issues–the same playbook that has conned white evangelicals into voting for anything with an “R” next to it. Recently, however, the Tea Party’s biggest money men, the Koch brothers, have opened up a new front. They’re trying to use […]

Bernie Sanders Epic Accusation Is Going to Blow Your Mind

Bernie Sanders Epic Accusation Is Going to Blow Your Mind

Tensions are high as Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton vie for liberal support as the race progresses toward New York’s April 19 primary. On Friday, Sanders demanded an apology from Clinton after her campaign accused the millennial favorite of lying and misinterpreting the presidential candidate’s relations with oil and gas companies, going against her promise […]

Saltwater Luxury Sports Cars Are Gearing Up To Change Our Lives

Saltwater Luxury Sports Cars Are Gearing Up To Change Our Lives

Take your foot off the accelerator and listen carefully, fossil fuel junkie: saltwater-powered luxury sports cars made by nanoFlowcell are?now being road-tested in Europe. Yes, where the speed limits are fast and the cars are sleek. So that means it goes fast and looks beautiful. Take that in the nuts, Big Oil. I would faint […]

WTF Is The Keystone XL Pipeline?!?

WTF Is The Keystone XL Pipeline?!?

The Keystone XL Pipeline – you’ve certainly heard that term before. ?What the hell is it, and why is everyone so wound up about the whole thing? ?I must state due to obligatory journalistic practices (not really), that what you’re about to read may shock you. ?It probably won’t, but apparently that’s a great attention-getter. […]

Why Are We Ignoring The Most Dangerous Threat To Mankind?

Why Are We Ignoring The Most Dangerous Threat To Mankind?

In a world with no shortage of calamities, there is an imminent disaster that threatens to trump all other disasters: running out of water. Human beings can live without petroleum. We can survive weeks without food. But no living creature can survive even two days without fresh water and across the globe–as a side effect […]