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Study: Downpours Over Land Have Slowed Sea Level Rise

Hydrologists discovered precipitation changes that slowed down sea level rise — but the effect may be temporary.

Low Oil Prices Force Slowdown of U.S. Tar Sands Project

Low oil prices and the loss of a contractor have forced a Utah oil sands project to slow to a near halt.

Obama Confident in Climate Plan Despite Court Setback

The Supreme Court halted the Obama administration's most sweeping climate change policy on Tuesday.

Dutch Lawmakers Call for Halt to Wood Energy Subsidies

Dutch lawmakers are worried that subsidizing wood fuel will extend the lives of coal power plants.

The Southwest May Have Entered a ‘Drier Climate State’

The weather patterns that normally bring rain to the Southwest have been disappearing.

UK Forecasters: More Warming in Store Over Next 5 Years

The latest five-year climate forecast from the U.K. Met Office expects global temperatures to continue to rise.

Watch All of 2015’s Weather in Super High-Def

This is what a year of weather looks like from space (hint: it's pretty spectacular).

Coal Moratorium Turns Spotlight to Oil, Gas Leases

A federal coal leasing review has brought new attention to oil and gas leasing on public lands.

Study: Grid For Renewables Key to Cutting Emissions

Carbon emissions could be dramatically cut with a new power grid based on renewables, a new study says.

Citing Climate Change, Obama Halts Federal Coal Leasing

The Obama administration has temporarily halted coal leasing on federal lands to address climate change.

States’ Electricity Goals Have Limited Reach: Study

A Berkeley National Laboratory report shows state electricity goals making a small dent in U.S. carbon emissions.

TransCanada Sues U.S. for Killing Keystone XL

TransCanada is suing the U.S. for $15 billion for killing the Keystone XL Pipeline.

December Heat Boosts 2015 to 2nd Warmest Year for U.S.

December's incredible warmth boosted the U.S. to its second warmest year on record.

2016: What to Look for in Energy and Climate

New commitments to renewables and the rippling effect of oil prices could dominate energy news in 2016.

Climate Chart of the Year? Record Heat, Of Course

One chart that shows you everything you need to know about climate change.

The Biggest Energy and Climate Stories of 2015

A look at the biggest energy stories of 2015 — a year in which world leaders agreed to cut carbon emissions.

The 8 Biggest Climate Storylines of the Year

From record heat to the Pope's climate push to Paris, these are the climate stories that shaped 2015.

This is Why Scientists Have Hope For the Climate

As 2015 comes to a close, climate scientists share why they're hopeful and what they look forward to in 2016.

More Than 50,000 Wind Turbines Now Twirl Across U.S.

Wind power in the U.S. has grown to 70 gigawatts of generating capacity spread across 50,000 wind turbines.

North Carolina, Georgia Growing New Crop of Solar Farms

Large solar power installations are catching on quickly in North Carolina and Georgia as solar panel prices fall.

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The Tale of Two Marches A look at the stark difference between March 2012 and March 2013 across the country.

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