Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Hydrofluorocarbons, chemicals often used in refrigeration and air conditioning, are thousands of times more potent than carbon dioxide in terms of heating the planet. (Photo: PeopleImages/Getty Images)
With this rule to reduce hydrofluorocarbons, "EPA is taking another significant step under President Biden's ambitious agenda to address the climate crisis," said the agency's administrator.
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Community members participate in a March 9, 2013 "No More Fukushimas" and "Walk for a New Spring" protest in Croton-on-Hudson, New York in opposition to the Indian Point nuclear power plant. (Photo: Vanessa/Flickr/cc)
The Indian Point facility, notes one of its critics, was built "where a severe...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A participant holding a sign at a climate march on September 20, 2020.
"This goal is both technically feasible and necessary—now we need action."


The indomitable Willie Nelson has joined the fight against mountaintop removal in Appalachia with a darkly stirring video featuring his rendition of America the Beautiful . Many more performers and actions from the Natural Resources Defense Council's "Music Saves Mountains" campaign.