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Trump Orders Review of Obama Offshore Drilling Plan

President Trump has ordered a review of the nation's offshore oil and gas leasing program.

Environmental Rules Played Minor Role in Coal’s Decline

Environmental regulations played a small role in the coal industry's decline, a Columbia University report says.

How Trump’s Monuments Review Could Impact Climate

The Trump administration will recommend to Congress ways it can shrink or abolish national monuments.

Pollution From Canada’s Oil Sands May Be Underreported

A new study shows air pollution from Canada's oil sands could be 4 times higher than previously reported.

100 Days of Climate: Week 14

Over Trump's first 100 days, we're going to show what science tells us about our warming world.

The Energy Dept. Website Shifts Focus to the Economy

References to greenhouse gases and reducing petroleum have been deleted in favor of the economy.

We Just Breached the 410 Parts Per Million Threshold

The world's marquee carbon dioxide observatory just recorded a major climate milestone.

A Cooler Future May Hinge on Removing CO2 From the Air

Removing carbon dioxide from the air may be the most effective way to meet the globe's ambitious climate goals.

Rich Countries Urged to Honor Climate Pledges

Climate financing was a major bone of contention during negotiations in Paris in 2015.

New Posters Imagine National Parks in 2050; It’s Not Pretty

A new poster series takes iconic landscapes and imagines what they’ll look like in 2050 with climate change.

Carbon Emissions Factor Into Major Oil Sands Shakeup

Major oil companies, feeling pressure from low oil prices and global climate policy, are fleeing Canada's oil sands.

Electricity’s Carbon Footprint in U.S. Shrinks, Sets Record

U.S. energy-related carbon pollution fell in 2016, part of a decade-long trend as utilities use less coal.

Is Trump Embracing Offshore Wind?

The Trump administration seems to be quietly embracing offshore wind power and its economic potential.

Coal Companies Ask Trump to Stick with Paris Deal

Some big American coal companies want President Trump to keep the U.S. in the Paris climate pact.

Energy Dept. Scrubs Paris Agreement From Climate Page

The expunging of climate information from government websites continues to march forward.

Americans Used A Lot Less Coal in 2016; Here’s Why

Coal use in the U.S. fell 9 percent in 2016, even as the Trump administration seeks a coal industry revival.

Congress’ ‘Political Theater’ Threatens Science, Climate

Dozens of GOP-sponsored bills have been introduced in Congress that seek to hamstring federal climate action.

New Technologies Shrink Wastewater’s Carbon Footprint

Communities looking to reduce fossil fuel use find opportunity in energy-hogging treatment plants.

Trump Order Targets Local Efforts to Adapt to Warming

President Trump's executive order also targets local efforts to adapt to climate change.

Removal of Energy ‘Burdens’ Could Have Huge Impacts

President Trump's executive order on energy calls for the removal of "burdens" to domestic energy use.