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Offshore Wind Project to Go Live as Industry Eyes Trump

The offshore wind industry is eying President-elect Trump as America's first offshore wind project begins operation.

Democrats’ Domination May Save Calif. Climate Program

Gains by California Democrats may see Sacramento take over from Washington as the climate leader in the U.S.

Every State Had a Top 10 Hottest Year

Each of the lower 48 states is having one of its 10 hottest years on record.

How Hot Has 2016 Been in These U.S. Cities?

An analysis of U.S. cities shows more than half are having one of their 5 hottest years on record.

A Climate Denier is Leading the NASA Transition

Alarm bells about the incoming Trump administration's approach to NASA's climate research are ringing louder.

Warming U.S. Could See Extreme Rains Increase Fivefold

Rising temperatures could make extreme rainfalls happen up to five times more often across the U.S.

Climate Change Will Stir ‘Unimaginable’ Refugee Crisis

Military leaders say warming is the greatest threat to 21st-century security and could lead to mass migrations.

Businesses Push Against Trump’s Climate Dismissal

Environmentally friendly U.S. businesses are pushing back against attempts to dismiss climate change concerns.

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.

What You Should Know About Trump’s Cabinet & Climate

From his cabinet appointees to advisors, Trump's selections show a dangerous disregard for climate science.

Tennessee Wildfire is ‘Unlike Anything We’ve Ever Seen’

Intense drought and powerful winds conspired to whip a massive wildfire that endangered Gatlinburg, Tenn.

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.

Threatened Nations Aim for 100 Percent Renewables

The Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF) committed to update their climate action plans submitted as part of the U.N. climate pact.

What a Warmer Future Means for Southeastern Wildfires

Drought is fueling large wildfires in the Southeast, but the future of wildfires there in a warming climate is murky.

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.

Food Waste, Methane and Climate Change

Food that ends up in landfills emits methane, a strong greenhouse gas.

Thanksgiving Warming Projections

The cool days of late November will turn warmer on average in the coming decades.

The Arctic is a Seriously Weird Place Right Now

Warm air and oceans have caused Arctic sea ice growth to hit pause. That's not normal for November.

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.