Tell President Yudhoyono to save the Leuser Ecosystem
Recently, Aceh’s Governor and Parliament have approved a disastrous plan to open up the Leuser Ecosystem to major industrial development, despite concerns from members of the local community and calls for protection from around the world. Ind...
UK government faces backlash as it gives freedom to frack
The UK government is once again facing strong opposition as it pursues plans to give energy companies the freedom to frack for shale gas under private land.
Earth Day highlights need for action at critical time for climate
More than a billion people worldwide celebrated this year’s Earth Day – the 44th anniversary of the annual event – and true to the iconic day’s history, the annual event galvanised strong global calls for action.
Sing the petition: Save the forests of Tasmania from destruction
Tasmanian Premier elect, Will Hodgman, is putting the forests of Tasmania at risk by ripping up a peace deal between green groups and the timber industry that aimed to end 30 years of conflict. The newly elected Tasmanian Premier has told env...
Join the Cowboy Indian Alliance march to protest Keystone XL
On April 22nd, a group of ranchers, farmers and tribal communities from along the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline route, called the Cowboy Indian Alliance, will ride into Washington DC and set up camp near the White House to tell President Oba...
Stand up to big oil and demand clean energy now
Celebrities, philanthropists and people from all walks of life are coming together with the National Resource Defense Council to work towards a future powered by 100% clean energy: “Who gets to decide our energy future? Every president ...
Bill McKibben: What just happened on Keystone XL
Bill McKibben offers his take on the Obama administration's announcement to delay a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline.
Divestment movement picks up speed with two major US announcements
Earlier this week, the divestment movement celebrated a pair of victories at Pitzer College and Harvard University.
Will 2014 see a resurgence of clean energy investment?
New analysis shows after a slow down in recent years, the first quarter of 2014 has seen a rebound in clean energy investment. Is this the beginning of a renewable resurgence?
Add your voice: Support climate justice
The Declaration on Climate Justice sets out the priority pathways necessary to achieve climate justice—now, and for future generations.
Procter & Gamble cleans up palm oil act after weeks of protests
After weeks of intense pressure, Procter and Gamble (P&G) has committed to a No Deforestation policy, aimed at limiting the environmental impacts of its products and clean its supply chains of bad palm oil.
Tweet #ClickClean and show your support for a green internet
Campaign momentum is building after last week’s launch of Greenpeace’s #ClickClean report. Some of the biggest tech giants have already committed to switching to sustainable energy to power their data centers, and the pressure is ...
World Bank financing for fossil fuel exploration on the rise, study says
The president of the World Bank has been calling for climate action even as his organization continues to support fossil fuel exploration and development.
World Bank headquarters in Washington DC photo
World Bank headquarters in Washington DC Creative Commons: Deborah W. Campos/World Bank, 2011 Source: Flickr
Hunter Cutting: The 3 numbers you need to know about the cost of climate change
Climate Nexus' Hunter Cutting explains the IPCC's climate costs analysis in three must know numbers.