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Carbon Emissions From Power Plants Hit 27-Year Low

U.S. power plants emitted less carbon dioxide in April than at any point in the prior 27 years.

White House: Efficiency Key to Tackling Climate Change

The White House on Monday announced policies designed to help homeowners act on climate change.

EU Calls for Urgency in ‘Seriously Lagging’ Climate Talks

Top climate official warns that ‘painfully slow’ negotiations must be accelerated to seal a pact at Paris summit.

Study: China May Have Overestimated Carbon Emissions

Scientists may have overestimated China's carbon dioxide emissions since 2000.

EPA Moves to Cut Oil and Gas Methane Emissions

The EPA has proposed new rules limiting methane emissions from new fracked oil wells.

Rich Nations’ Climate Plans Fall Short of Hopes for Paris

A Reuters review suggests that developed nation's proposed greenhouse gas cuts fall short.

Price of Wind Energy Hits All-Time Low in U.S.

States hoping to increase their share of renewable energy to achieve reduction goals may get a boost from wind.

Fifteen States Seek to Block EPA’s Clean Carbon Plan

Fifteen states are petitioning a federal court to block the EPA's Clean Power Plan.

There Is No Carbon Dioxide ‘Technofix,’ Scientists Warn

Researchers warn even if a solution to emissions could be found, it wouldn’t be enough to save the oceans.

Obama Just Created a Carbon Cap-and-Trade Program

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new limits on carbon dioxide emphasize interstate cooperation.

Surging Renewables Frame EPA’s Historic Climate Rules

As renewable energy growth projections rise, the EPA is raising its climate expectations.

What Changes to Expect from Obama’s Clean Power Plan

The U.S. EPA will soon unveil a sweeping regulation to cut carbon emissions from the electricity sector.

What Has Changed Since Climate Talks in Copenhagen?

Is the world better suited for a climate agreement than it was in 2009?

Drought May Stunt Forests’ Ability to Capture Carbon

A new study shows that droughts are harming forests' ability to store carbon and mitigate climate change.

Warming May Boost Wind Energy in Plains States

A new study suggests that warming is likely to bring favorable winds to some states' clean energy initiatives.

Fossil Fuels May Bring Major Changes to Carbon Dating

Fossil fuels are altering the ratio of carbon in the atmosphere, skewing the age of carbon dated objects.

U.S. Private Sector Vows To Ante Up On Climate Finance

Some of the biggest U.S. corporate names offered billions of dollars in green financing pledges on Monday.

Stagnant Summer Days on the Rise in U.S.

Summer days with stagnant air are on the rise in the U.S., which can mean more days with bad air quality.

New Grants Fund Research for Underseas Carbon Storage

The federal government is spending $12 million on carbon capture and storage research.

Recession Caused U.S. Emissions Drop, Study Says

A new study finds that the recession, not natural gas use, caused carbon emissions to drop.

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