Energy & Climate

For an industry that relies heavily on natural resources such as clean air, soil and water, becoming more environmentally friendly is not just a marketing ploy — it is a necessity.
Transportation experts are studying a range of options, from new low-emissions zones to better methods of transferring cargo from ships to railways to trucks.
Hilton, Hyatt, InterContinental and Marriott are participating in a 12-week pilot aimed at prioritizing prevention.
The government has promised energy access to all households by 2019. Here are five issues to watch as India reaches for this ambitious target.
In this month's roundup of intriguing sustainability career moves: Google offshoot Waymo hires a new policy VP, an ex-solar executive jumps into self-driving cars and more.
An agronomist's straight talk on what it will really take for agriculture to sustain a growing global population.

It could have been angry and defiant. It could have been despondent and fatalistic. Or worse, it could have been rosy and effervescent.

18 Latin American cities have signed onto the Clean Bus Declaration, but high upfront costs and technology risks may be holding zero emission fleets back.
Renewable energy's growing pains: Distributed solar and wind power potentially could throw a wrench in the age-old utility business model.