The fossil fuel industry depends on massive government support, which makes the public foot the bill for a harmful and uncompetitive industry.
As the impacts of climate change escalate, bankruptcies and other corporate financial woes are likely to only increase.
The Trump Whitehouse's weaponising of words has won them many battles – but whether 'molecules of US freedom' are aimed at foreign buyers or domestic supporters, this marketing ploy misses the mark.
Our research suggests it's not too late to avoid drastic climate change – if we act now.
The idea of a renewable energy transition is exciting. It opens up space to think about enhancing democracy and decolonization.
Exxon Mobil has a clear motive to back a new plan to tax carbon with its clout and money. And a carbon tax that is high enough to work might prove politically impossible to enact.
Fossil fuel divestment apparently works. Research suggests announcements of divestments have a significant impact on the fossil fuel industry's share prices.
The Trump administration is committed to deregulating industry, as it's done with the EPA Clean Power Plan. But a historian shows how regulations have actually benefited both industry and consumers.
Global indigenous and human rights movements that oppose the oil, coal and gas industries are charting a path for a fair and just transition to a low carbon energy future.
Latest revelations about Peabody's funding of groups linked to climate denial are the tip of the iceberg.
The Paris climate deal has supposedly sent a signal to the wider world that now is the time to pull out of fossil fuel investments. Universities can set the pace – but they need to do more.
Do fossil fuels need saving from efforts to combat climate change? The Australian government seems to think so, but that sort of thinking is out of date.