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It’s Time to Accelerate Innovation and Action on Climate Change

It's past time to accelerate innovation and action on climate change, says Seva Karpauskaite, a master's student from Kaunus, Lithuania, and the winner…

Industrial Plant in India Turns CO2 Into Baking Soda

The process is called carbon capture and utilization and is a global first. Rather than capturing CO2 from coal plants and storing it…

Obama: The Climate Fight Has ‘Irreversible Momentum’

This week Barack Obama became the first U.S. president to pen an article for the peer-reviewed Science magazine. In it, he argues that…

Conflict of Interest Begone? Rex Tillerson Forfeits Control of $240M to Be Secretary of State

Former Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson attracted the criticism of even some Republican senators in this week's Congressional hearings. But does that mean he…

ExxonMobil Talks Climate Change But Ramps Up Petrochemical Biz

ExxonMobil insists it supports the Paris climate agreement, but that doesn't mean the company plans to do any less drilling.

The Climate Trust’s Top 10 Carbon Market Trends for 2017

The Climate Trust offers its Top 10 annual predictions about the carbon market events, policies and ideas that will matter in 2017.

Trump EPA Nominee Would Trash Air And Water Safeguards

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt sued the Environmental Protection Agency more than a dozen times to block air, water and climate protections. But…

Rocky Mountain Institute Still Bullish on Renewable Future

Amory Lovins, founder of the Rocky Mountain Institute, sees a lot of cause for optimism in 2017 when it comes to renewable energy.

3p Weekend: Longreads for the New Year

Make the most of that holiday downtime with some of TriplePundit's best original reporting on topics that are sure to stick around in…

3p Weekend: The Biggest CSR Stories of 2016 — Updated

To make sure you're caught up before that holiday party, we're taking a look back at the year's biggest news items -- and…

Rex Tillerson: From Climate Con Artist to Secretary of State

The ExxonMobil CEO’s chummy relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin raised plenty of eyebrows. But his role in promoting climate denial and blocking…

Our Disappearing Coastlines: The Cost of Extreme Weather

Climate change is wreaking havoc on our beaches and shorelines, thanks to more frequent storms of increasing intensity.

Gov. Brown’s Rallying Call for the Climate: ‘We’ll Launch Our Own Damn Satellites’

Donald Trump said he may favor eradicating NASA's 58-year-old earth sciences division, which includes a network of satellites that track climate change. But…

Four Economic Reforms that Can Save the Environment

We shouldn’t rate ourselves by GDP growth, but by sustainable increases in human wellbeing. Four relatively simple reforms will transform how our economies…

DOE Says ‘Hell No’ to Trump Request for Names

Donald Trump's transition team sent a list of 70-plus questions to the DOE, including a request for the names of employees and contractors…