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U.S. Oil Exports Skyrocket Despite Climate Pacts

U.S. oil exports have spiked sharply since 2009 despite global efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions.

Protection of Public Lands Cast in Doubt

Donald Trump’s election portends a shift in how one of America’s bulwarks against climate change will be protected.

Eat Those Turkey Leftovers, Reduce Greenhouse Gases

Throwing away Thanksgiving leftovers comes with a side of potent greenhouse gas emissions.

EPA Imperiled Under Ebell, But Agency May Survive Yet

Myron Ebell, who is shaping the EPA for the president-elect’s transition team, is the consummate climate denier.

A Trump Budget Could Decimate Climate Funding

Climate science and energy research could be on the chopping block under President-elect Trump.

U.S. Record Highs Will Far Outpace Lows With Warming

If emissions aren't curbed, global warming could mean highs dramatically outpace record lows by mid-century.

Scientists Take Big Step Toward Safely Burying CO2

For the first time, scientists have injected carbon dioxide into ancient lava flows and watched it solidify.

Supermoon Floods Warn of Crisis Facing Trump, U.S.

Trump is will be president at a perilous time for 130 million Americans living near changing shorelines.

The March Continues for 2016 to be Record Hot

2016 is still on track to become the hottest year on record, even as global temperatures cool slightly.

Second-Warmest October Cements Hottest Year

October was the second hottest on record, according to NASA data, locking in 2016 as the hottest year on record.

The Agonizing Wait For Trump to Speak on Climate Policy

American diplomats are among those anxiously waiting to learn how Trump plans to reshape climate policy.

2016 Will Be Hottest Year, UN Climate Meeting Told

2016 is set to be the hottest year on record by a significant margin, the WMO told international climate negotiators.

States May Drive U.S. Climate Policy Under Trump

Donald Trump could scrap the Obama administration’s plans to combat climate change once he takes office.

Morocco Climate Change Conference — COP22

Our Bernadette Woods Placky reports on COP22 from the city of Marrakech.

Toasty October Keeps U.S. on Track for 2nd-Hottest Year

After the third-warmest October on record, the U.S. is having it's second-hottest year-to-date.

‘Critical Moment’ as UN Climate Talks Resume

Nations overwhelmed by political divisions and war are trying to work together on climate change.

The World Isn’t Doing Enough to Slow Climate Change

The United Nations provided yet another reminder that the world needs to cut its carbon pollution faster.

Here’s How Much CO2 Will Make the Arctic Ice-Free

With 30 square feet of sea ice lost for every metric ton of CO2 emitted, the Arctic could be ice-free by mid-century.

U.S. Designates Electric Vehicle Charging Corridors

The federal government is designating 48 electric vehicle charging corridors along major U.S. highways.

Sewage Plants Overlooked Source of CO2

Wastewater treatment plants may emit up to 23 percent more greenhouse gas than previously thought.