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Energy & Environment

Vox's coverage of climate change, renewable energy, conservation, and other environmental issues

To solve climate change and biodiversity loss, we need a Global Deal for Nature

Young voters want more action on climate change — even if it hurts the economy

Fox News has united the right against the Green New Deal. The left remains divided.

86 percent of teachers say kids should learn about climate change. Only 42 percent teach it.

David Attenborough, the voice of Our Planet: “Things are going to get worse”

This book ranks the top 100 solutions to climate change. The results are surprising.

10 ways to accelerate progress against climate change

7 things we’ve learned about Earth since the last Earth Day

David Roberts went to Barcelona to report on urban sustainability. Ask him anything.

America’s record high energy consumption, explained in 3 charts

A closer look at Washington’s superb new 100% clean electricity bill

Puerto Rico is targeting 100% renewable energy. The Trump administration has other ideas.

Flight attendants know the real job killer isn’t the Green New Deal. It’s climate change.

Sen. Ed Markey: “We are now in the era of the Green New Deal”

Why is an MIT alum in Congress pretending he doesn’t know climate change is real?

Could Barcelona’s plan to push out cars and build superblocks work in the US?

A brief guide to David Bernhardt, Ryan Zinke’s replacement at the Interior Department

Barcelona’s superblocks are a new model for “post-car” urban living

It’s not your imagination. Allergy season gets worse every year.

Jay Inslee’s CNN town hall showed he wants to lead on climate. Voters have other priorities too.

Barcelona is pushing out cars and putting in superblocks. Here are the 2 biggest challenges ahead.

Pay attention to the growing wave of climate change lawsuits

Barcelona’s radical plan to take back streets from cars

Barcelona wants to build 500 superblocks. Here’s what it learned from the first ones.

Forget cars. We need electric airplanes.

Netflix’s Our Planet focuses on the most important nature story of our time: loss

Barcelona’s remarkable history of rebirth and transformation

Cars dominate cities today. Barcelona has set out to change that.

“Innovation”: the latest GOP smokescreen on climate-change policy

4 maps that show who’s being left behind in America’s wind-power boom

Trump’s EPA is fighting California over a fuel economy rule the auto industry doesn’t even want

Cholera is spreading in Mozambique in the wake of Cyclone Idai

The Green New Deal, explained

The Green New Deal aims to get buildings off fossil fuels. These 6 places have already started.

The Green New Deal and the case against incremental climate policy

The Midwest floods are going to get much, much worse

Nancy Pelosi is trying to force Trump to return the US to the Paris climate agreement

Senate Democrats broadly shut down Republican trolling on the Green New Deal

Extreme weather has again damaged a major military base

Mitch McConnell wants a Green New Deal vote. Democrats should take him up on it.