Climate Solutions

The people and organizations tackling our biggest environmental challenges

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Virtuous proclamations and campaigns from clothing brands can often amount to greenwashing, or in some cases, “clearwashing,” where the information doesn’t tell consumers much.
Executive editor Sally Buzbee on The Post's Climate Solutions coverage.
You can make your home more energy-efficient this year with the federal government picking up at least some of the tab on everything from stoves to EVs.
A new study of coffee consumption found that using pods can produce fewer greenhouse gas emissions than brewing traditional filter coffee.
Companies like to say they’re green. Europe is about to make them prove it.
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Once pushed to the brink of extinction, condors are soaring in Northern California skies again with the help of an Indigenous tribe and a team of scientists.
From snow sports to watercraft, battery-powered recreation could save millions of gallons of gasoline — and cut back on noise, fumes and pollution.
10 questions to test your knowledge on global warming.
The threat of wildfires is growing because of climate change. These are the steps you can take to prepare.
Climate VisionariesBrilliant people around the world who are working to find climate solutions.
A new partnership between a bioplastic entrepreneur and an Icelandic manufacturer is part of a network in Iceland focusing on inventive and creative technologies to address the climate crisis.
How well do EVs work in the cold? Some work better than others -- especially if they have a heat pump.
How much of your donated clothing finds a new home or helps someone in need? Far less than you probably might think, experts say.
In 2023, you can electrify your home -- and your car -- with the help of the U.S. government. Here’s how.
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The move is meant to protect an apex predator that keeps ocean ecosystems intact. But U.S. fishers say the ban will do nothing to curb overfishing overseas.
The E.U. tariff would place more pressure on Beijing to limit its emissions by raising the cost of China's most polluting exports.
Fission? Fusion? Net energy gain? Lasers? All the questions you have about the fusion breakthrough, answered.