U.S. Congress on an island of reflexive denial.
World’s largest coal consumer’s challenge to lower climate-changing emissions.
A new urban park constructed from a polluted sewer is a message of new principles at work in China.
Prescribed burns tested in Klamath Mountains.
Quality of life and economy thrives with greater care for water, energy, air, and waste.
Out of social confrontation over water and fish in California comes a fish story worth telling.
Circle of Blue Senior Editor Keith Schneider puts an eventful week into a global perspective.
Circle of Blue Senior Editor Keith Schneider discusses how new energy-efficient, water-conserving, land-protecting operating principles are slowly becoming priorities around the world.
Agencies are going after polluters with smaller staffs and less money.
New surface water storage project would be largest in California since 1979.
Del Puerto Water District to buy a third of its water supply from Modesto and Turlock treatment plants.
Plant is at the center of a big move to also solve city’s solid waste problem.
A nationally significant program of storm water management daylights streams, renovates a centerpiece lake, restores an estuary, and empowers a West Coast city.
Bark beetles, water scarcity, and dying trees herald a region in ecological transition during the height of state’s four-year drought.
Proposed oil and gas development zones in Coahuila are among the driest in the Americas.
In response to truculent planet, conserving water, limiting climate emissions, and achieving “net zero” energy use are top priorities.
Expert panel finds “scientifically indefensible” conclusions in 14-volume study.
This drought is different, people say — much different.
Nation’s power grid loses more than 30 percent of generating capacity.