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The climate enemy you didn’t realize was hiding in your kitchen.

Companies are hesitant to report the impacts of their supply chain, which could represent the majority of their carbon footprint.

This could be the beginning of the end of offshore drilling

As the winter storm that hit Texas last February showed, our energy system is fragile, and when it fails lots of people suffer. But transitioning to renewable energy sources, strengthening the electric grid and enabling local generation and storage can all improve resilience.

At Costco’s annual meeting, 69.9% of participating shareholders voted to accelerate reduction of Costco’s carbon emissions, despite the board’s recommendation to the contrary

By changing how they make tissue products, American companies can help protect the boreal forest.

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Morgan Folger
Director, Destination: Zero Carbon

Most people aren’t familiar with the tech under the hood of cleaner cars. So what is the difference between hybrid cars, plug-in hybrid cars, electric cars and hydrogen fuel cell cars?

The Biden administration should give future generations the opportunity to appreciate our amazing ocean for years to come

The Bureau of Land Management’s Scoping Report is complicated, so we helped you understand it.

The national chain prides itself on being a green grocer, but is falling short. Here are 10 steps that Whole Foods should take to be more sustainable in the new year.