Hydropower lost in one area is often replaced by fossil fuel power produced elsewhere—and renewable energy sources may struggle to meet electricity demands caused by more frequent dry spells.
A new approach to detect hot spots of methane emissions with eddy covariance flux towers proves to be a worthy contender.
Making sure people whose incomes rely on fossil fuels aren’t left behind as alternative energy sources become more established.
Premature deaths due to air pollution would decline across the continent.
After decades of uncertainty, scientists have finally shown that fossil fuel extraction has flooded the atmosphere with 4He.
The Curve is a series charting the mysterious rise of methane in our atmosphere and the quest to find its source.
Underground fires threaten the health of people and livestock living near mines supporting the country’s growing coal industry.
From developing a research question to enacting solutions, environmental justice requires community engagement in every step of the scientific process.
Permafrost thaw is a major threat to pipelines in the Russian Arctic, particularly those carrying natural gas.
A curious breath-like pattern exhibited by gas hydrates may help forecast hazards associated with extracting them from the seafloor.