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.
Small changes to flight routes could deliver big climate savings
Here’s a coal retirement plan that doesn’t rely on uninvented technology or science-challenged leaders.
An international competition challenges designers to show that clean energy production and dazzling public art can be one and the same
New experiments are pushing artificial intelligence and sensor networks into the grid—and into factories, data centers, and transit systems—in order to pull fossil fuels out.
There's a $1 million prize for anyone that can design a room air conditioner that costs no more than twice what a standard one costs and produces five times less greenhouse gas
Energy subsidies and the G20: Do as I say, not as I do.
In the past, forest restoration could be informed by what once was. Now we have to make hard decisions about what we’re working toward.
You could be forgiven if you thought the European Union—historically a leader on low-carbon finance and policy efforts—would have a competitive edge in clean energy markets. But you would need to think again.
Bond markets are beginning to unlock climate finance
First amp up R&D then fade in a carbon tax