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Americans Used A Lot Less Coal in 2016; Here’s Why

Coal use in the U.S. fell 9 percent in 2016, even as the Trump administration seeks a coal industry revival.

Parts of the Arctic Ocean are Turning Into the Atlantic

Climate change is helping drive warm water into the eastern Arctic Ocean, altering it in unprecedented ways.

Congress’ ‘Political Theater’ Threatens Science, Climate

Dozens of GOP-sponsored bills have been introduced in Congress that seek to hamstring federal climate action.

Thinning Arctic Sea Ice Prompts Algae Bloom Study

Climate change is stirring life in the Arctic Ocean as thinning sea ice lets in more sunlight.

Trump Moves to Dismantle U.S. Climate Rules

President Trump signed an executive order Tuesday aiming to overturn federal climate policies.

Trump’s Executive Order is Out of Step With Americans

Polling shows that President Trump's climate actions aren't in line with most Americans' opinions.

Communities Retreat as Oceans Swell, Coasts Erode

New research highlights an emerging migration crisis that’s worsening with global warming.

Trump Just Approved the Keystone XL Pipeline

The contentious Keystone XL pipeline is now one step closer to being built, but its saga is far from over.

The State Dept. Rewrote Its Climate Change Page

New website language provides clues for how the State Department will address climate change.

Climate Change is on Pace to Kill an Ice Age Remnant

Humans are in the process of changing the planet in a way that hasn’t happened in 2.6 million years.

Trump Budget Blueprint Eviscerates Energy Programs

The White House’s proposed budget forcefully kicks many federal climate-related energy programs to the curb.

Global Heat Continues With Second-Hottest February

February was the second hottest on record, despite the lack of an El Niño, a clear mark of global warming.

Climate-Friendly Energy Star Program Could be Cut

The Energy Star program is as much a climate program as it is an energy savings program.

Carbon Dioxide Could Reach 410 PPM This Month

The carbon dioxide peak is a few months away, but scientists are already expecting another record.

EPA Withdraws Request for Methane Data

The EPA has withdrawn a request for methane emissions data from the oil and gas industry.

Trump Wants to ‘Zero Out’ EPA Programs

The Trump administration wants to “zero out” many climate-related programs and grants.

Warming Had Clear Hand in Record Australia Heat

The prolonged, intense heat that stifled southeastern Australia was up to 50 times more likely thanks to climate change.

The U.S. is Poised to Set a Record-Setting Record

Record February heat is kickstarting spring from the Southeast to the Midwest.

Senate Mulls ‘Kill Switch’ for Obama Methane Rule

Congress could use a rarely-invoked law to permanently kill an Obama-era methane emissions regulation.

This is What 4 Million Solar Panels Look Like From Space

China is home to the world's largest solar farm. It looks pretty spectacular from space.