The International Energy Agency's latest outlook shows that despite growth in clean energy, fossil fuel trends remain dire for any hope to combat climate change
The new U.S.-China deal to address climate change will face political problems
The two nations have made a pledge that could signify a historic breakthrough in international efforts to slow climate change, although it remains to be seen if their commitments are realistic...
A turning point has been reached in the world's bid to curb global warming
Unseasonably cold temperatures can be traced back to a typhoon that eventually struck Alaska
U.S. and Chinese presidents Barack Obama and Xi Jinping signed a deal that will cut greenhouse gases and pledged to work together toward a global deal in 2015
The 2 nations announced a largely symbolic plan to implement new limits on carbon emissions, the highlight of a summit between Barack Obama and Xi Jinping in which both leaders played down suggestions of differences and rivalry...
Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to attend Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak's keynote presentation during the 2014 Energy Thought Summit in Austin.
An effort to build a scheme involving crop rotation, ethanol and clean cookstoves in Mozambique was defeated by bad roads, old trucks, slow carbon credits, civil unrest and tradition
It may be only a matter of time before climate change impacts nutrition.
An Arctic blast is set to drop temperatures from the Canadian border down to the Gulf of Mexico
Republicans may challenge the rule through legislation that would nullify the bid to combat climate change
The humble coca shrub has survived decades of efforts to eradicate it and global warming will not pose a greater challenge than that
Editor's Note: This is the second installment in a new series by Ulyana Horodyskyj, who chronicled an earlier expedition to Nepal in a series called, "Climbing Mount Everest," which can be found by clicking here...
The Environmental Protection Agency's plan to cut CO2 pollution from coal-fired power plants now faces significant opposition
The Republican Party is widely predicted to win control of the Senate as a result of today's midterm elections. In broadstrokes, that outcome portends a green light for the Keystone XL Pipeline, a blow to the Affordable Care Act and a push for corporate tax reform...
Homes along rivers are being bought out under a new program, but those on the seashore are not
CO2 outranks soot, methane and even hydrofluorocarbons in terms of long-term global warming
More than 40 percent of China's arable land is suffering from degradation, official news agency Xinhua said, reducing its capacity to produce food for the world's biggest population.
August 3, 1562 a devastating thunderstorm hit central Europe, damaging buildings, killing animals and destroying crops and vineyards. The havoc caused by this natural disaster was so great, so unprecedented, that soon an unnatural origin for the storm was proposed...