The Take

Cutting commentary from those who know the most.


The energy transition tipping point is here

The economic foundations supporting fossil fuels investments are collapsing quickly, as the business case for renewables such as solar and wind finds a new center of balance.


Collectible architecture, only for the one-percenters

If collecting dollhouses isn't your style, consider these full-size prefabricated designs, many of which harken back to the era of the post-World War II housing boom.


The UAE's slow march to sustainability

Energy analyst Chris Nelder returns to Abu Dhabi for the World Future Energy Summit, and finds a country making slow progress toward its sustainable ambitions.