Stories by Katie Valentine

Katie Valentine is Climate Progress's Special Assistant. Previously, she interned with American Progress in the Energy department, doing research on international climate policy and contributing to Climate Progress. subscribe to Katie Valentine's feed

Posted on: Feb 26, 2014, Source: Climate Progress

Unlike Keystone’s northern leg, which has been mired in legal challenges, Flanagan South is already in the works.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2014, Source: Climate Progress

The foundations together control about $1.8 billion in investments.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2014, Source: Think Progress

No one knows when water will be safe to drink again.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2013, Source: Climate Progress

It’s consumer-driven change, scientists say: if meat consumption goes down, the number of cows and other ruminants that expel methane will also decrease.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2013, Source: Think Progress

This may seem like a no-brainer, but it's what the industry has been doing for years.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2013, Source: Climate Progress

The accident lends further evidence of the dangers of shipping oil by rail, which is also an expensive and carbon-intensive way of transporting fuel.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2013, Source: Climate Progress

The order will encourage local planners to take the future effects of climate change into account when spending federal money to build infrastructure.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2013, Source: Think Progress

America will have a million new oil and gas wells drilled over the next few decades and it’s likely many of those wells could end up in Americans’ backyards.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2013, Source: Climate Progress

National parks, monuments and government-funded museums are now closed to the public. The oil and gas industry, however, will keep on drilling on public lands.