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Trump Picks Strident Foe of EPA to Lead the EPA

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen climate science denier Scott Pruitt to run the EPA.

Google Plans to Be 100 Percent Renewable Next Year

Google is the biggest buyer of renewable energy in the world, and it has plans to go even further in 2017.

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.

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.

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.

Sticking to 1.5°C Limit Would Protect World Economy

Limiting rising temperatures would avoid economic losses of $12 trillion, a new report says.

Trump Could Ignite ‘Dramatic’ Reversal on Clean Energy

Trump’s pledges to abolish clean energy measures could have "major consequences" as renewables surge.

Scientists Take Big Step Toward Safely Burying CO2

For the first time, scientists have injected carbon dioxide into ancient lava flows and watched it solidify.

The Agonizing Wait For Trump to Speak on Climate Policy

American diplomats are among those anxiously waiting to learn how Trump plans to reshape climate policy.

Trump Win Clears Way For China to Lead on Climate

China may be the unlikely champion for global warming after the election of Donald Trump.

States May Drive U.S. Climate Policy Under Trump

Donald Trump could scrap the Obama administration’s plans to combat climate change once he takes office.

Trump Win Throws Global Climate Action Into Disarray

Efforts at the United Nations to cooperatively slow warming were thrown in turmoil by Trump's win.

Climate Experts Weigh in on Trump’s Election Win

Here's how climate experts think Trump's win will impact climate research and mitigation efforts.

Morocco Climate Change Conference — COP22

Our Bernadette Woods Placky reports on COP22 from the city of Marrakech.

‘Critical Moment’ as UN Climate Talks Resume

Nations overwhelmed by political divisions and war are trying to work together on climate change.

Today’s Emissions, Tomorrow’s Warming

An examination of how high temperatures throughout the year are projected to rise by the end of the century under two different emissions scen…

Big Oil Pledges $1 Billion to Fight Climate Change

The world's biggest oil companies have pledged to invest $1 billion to develop climate-friendly technologies.

The World Isn’t Doing Enough to Slow Climate Change

The United Nations provided yet another reminder that the world needs to cut its carbon pollution faster.

U.S. Designates Electric Vehicle Charging Corridors

The federal government is designating 48 electric vehicle charging corridors along major U.S. highways.