Five Stories: Texas Electricity Price Goes Negative

Here are five recommended reads for today (09/21/15). Business Insider reports the seemingly impossible: “The so-called spot price of electricity in Texas fell toward zero, hit zero, and then went negative for several hours. As the Lone Star State slumbered, power producers were paying the...
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Five Stories: Trouble in Fossil Fuel Paradise

Here are five recommended reads for today (9/16/15) InsideClimate peels away decades of lobbying to reveal the truth behind the fossil fuel industry titan:  “In the decades that followed, Exxon worked instead at the forefront of climate denial. It put its muscle behind efforts to...
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Fossil Fuel Divestment Moves Appear to Be Picking Up

Given the urgent need to stave off the worst impacts of climate change, we've seen movements spring up across the world pushing for governments, universities and other organizations to divest themselves from fossil fuels. Over the past two weeks, there were significant development along these lines in California...
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