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NY Fracking Ban Divides Experts on Climate Impacts

Experts are divided on how the New York high-volume fracking ban will affect the climate.

6 Degrees: Drought Relief, Europe Heats Up, CO2 & More

California gets some drought relief, Europe sets records, the Arctic gets warmer and more.

NASA Satellite Sends Back Most Detailed View of CO2

Fresh data from NASA reveals a comprehensive global view of CO2 in full color.

NYC Tops List for Seeing Increased Storm Outages

New York City and its power grid is among the cities most sensitive to increasing hurricane intensity.

Europe’s Record Heat Directly Tied to Climate Change

2014 is set to be Europe's warmest year, a record made much more likely by global warming.

Electric Cars a Mixed Bag For Health, Climate

New study shows that electric vehicles' environmental friendliness depends on where the electricity comes from.

November in Books; 2014 On Pace for Hottest Year

While November didn't set a global hot mark, 2014 is still on track to be the warmest year on record.

Trillions and Quadrillions: Numbers Tell U.S. Energy Story

New interactive map shows how energy production in U.S. has grown since 1993.

Kerry: Agreement Essential To Overcome Climate Threat

The State Secretary dropped by the Lima climate talks to implore delegates to reach accord.

West Coast States Rule Electric Vehicle Adoption in U.S.

State mandates and tax incentives make California the most popular state for buying an electric car.

NOAA: Climate Change Did Not Cause Calif. Drought

A new NOAA study shows that natural variability could be the cause of the devastating California drought.

Deadly Heat in Europe 10x More Likely Than Decade Ago

Europe is now 10 times more likely to have a catastrophic heat wave than it was just a decade ago, study says.

How Scientists Unraveled the El Nino Mystery

ENSO predictions have come a long way since the 1990s, but there’s plenty of work left to do

Low Oil Prices May Bode Ill For Climate

Low oil prices means people will drive more and buy less efficient vehicles, increasing CO2 emissions.

Heat Turbocharged California’s Epic Drought

The unusual heat in California was a key driver of the unprecedented impacts of its latest drought.

‘Nuff Said: CO2 Emissions Plan Moves to Next Step

The Obama administration's plan to cut CO2 emissions moves to next step.

Giving Climate Pact Legal Teeth Could Make It Toothless

American political dysfunction could keep legally binding rules out of the next climate pact.

CO2 Takes Just 10 Years to Reach Planet’s Peak Heat

CO2 emissions warm the planet faster than previously thought, and their impacts linger for centuries.

WMO Warns Lima Delegates 2014 May Be Hottest Year

The U.N.'s WMO is the latest agency to announce that 2014 is likely to be the warmest year on record.

Pipeline Crunch Could Keep Northeast’s Heating Bills High

New Yorkers and Bostonians will pay higher natural gas prices this winter because of a pipeline crunch.

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Acres Burned in Washington Wildfires in Washington State have increased significantly in recent years, a shift that appears linked to climate change.

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