Capping and/or mitigating global warming requires a rapid shift to low-carbon socio-economic systems. From stories about scaling up renewable energy to pioneering work in solar fuels to carbon capture and storage technologies, Anthropocene magazine aims to be a leading voice in the conversation about this great transition.
First amp up R&D then fade in a carbon tax
And other things made from greenhouse gases
Attributing water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions to countries rather than industrial sectors is a leading example of how the supply chain world warps geography.
Small changes to flight routes could deliver big climate savings
Geoengineering demands a new way of looking at the world—one that can be troubling.
China and Ghana are looking less and less like electronic wastebaskets and more and more like leaders in a powerful, informal green economy
In more and more pockets of the industrial landscape, the byproducts of one process are becoming the raw materials for another, trash is getting a useful second life, and waste is becoming a thing of the past.
Bond markets are beginning to unlock climate finance
The material that built the modern world is due for an upgrade. What if we could transform cement from a climate wrecker
into a carbon sponge?
The story of energy use, economic growth, and carbon emissions in four charts.