Climate News Network

US-Canada pact eases Arctic fears

20 April, 2016 − Low oil prices have reduced pressure to exploit Arctic fossil fuels and boosted hopes that the region’s fragile environment and indigenous people may be better protected.

Markets cannot solve the climate crisis

28 December, 2015 – How did we get to where we are now? “Free range” capitalism could be the explanation for climate change, and needs taming, says one writer.

Fracking boom threatens US water supplies

Widespread fracking for oil or gas may have transformed the US energy market, but campaigners warn that the boom is seriously depleting or contaminating vital water supplies