On the road to decarbonization, Anthropocene’s latest newsletter is your smart guide. Each edition will zero in on a key issue, filter out the hype, and point you to terrific writing guaranteed to get you thinking.
Will recent climate victories in the courtroom actually lead to steeper emission cuts?
Talk of carbon tariffs is getting serious. But so are complaints that they would be unfair, risky, and marginally effective.
The quickest flight path to decarbonizing aviation could be less air travel—but it also might be a lot more of it
Will it be another bubble, destined to burst—or a balloon that lifts us over the energy transition?
Will “peak beef” happen fast enough to achieve net-zero emissions by mid-century?
Change is happening in jolts, confounding expectations. Is that a cause for dread—or optimism?
Is this time for real?
Is now the moment for wartime-level investment in technologies that suck carbon out of thin air?