More natural gas is coming from fracking than ever before, and much of it is being used for electricity.
Hurricanes supercharge forests' ability to store carbon, Duke University researchers have found.
Phasing out coal, oil and gas leasing could help the U.S. meet its Paris climate goals, a new study says.
NOAA scientists have found more gas flares in the United States than anywhere else in the world.
The strong El Niño in the tropical Pacific contributed to lower energy demand in the U.S. this winter.
A carbon tax ballot measure in Washington state is dividing the region's environmental groups.
If the first three months of 2016 are any indication, meeting the 1.5°C challenge will be increasingly difficult.
Developing a system under which climate pledges are reviewed and improved is 'essential' for success.
The outcome of the U.S. presidential election will be critical to the success of the Paris climate pact.
Scientists don't know how much flooding Antarctic melting will cause — but it may wipe out cities.
Shifting diets away from meat could slash greenhouse gas emissions and curb deforestation worldwide.
Voluntary greenhouse gas accounting has become common in the private sector, but is it helping?
Cloudy cities in the northeast could be gold mines for rooftop solar potential, research shows.
Peabody Energy, the world’s largest coal producer, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Wednesday.
Seven things to know about the Clean Power Plan as it winds its way through the courts.
While it certainly presents challenges, climate change also opens doors to new opportunities for innovation and development in technology —…
Carbon could be stored in soil as a way to cut greenhouse gas emissions and curb climate change.
Climate change is a major threat to human health, according to a report released Monday.
Warm waters are taking a toll on both coral reefs & ice sheets.
The world's biggest greenhouse gas emitters will sign the Paris climate change agreement in New York.