As electric power generating capacity continues to grow, the growth is fueled mostly by natural gas and solar power.
States are suing to stop the Clean Power Plan even as they're preparing for the plan to take effect.
The world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter might be getting serious about kicking its coal habit.
A new study says a federal cap-and-trade policy could pay for itself 10 times over with health benefits.
Coal plants are committing the Earth to billions of tons of CO2 emissions in the coming decades.
Oregon coal terminal permit denial points to uncertainty about how coal exports greenhouse gas emissions.
There's a lot scientists don't know about how bike sharing programs encourage less driving.
New study says the State Department may have greatly underestimated Keystone XL's CO2 emissions.
For Canada, the tar sands' future hinges on the economic opportunity to bring oil reserves to market.
A new mapping tool shows how floods could drown some of the nation’s most critical power plants.
The cost of delayed action on climate change could spike if no action is taken, the White House says.
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The climate costs of carbon emissions from any new fossil fuel project on public land will have to be calculated.
Though renewables have advanced since they were invented, it might surprise how long they've been around.
Summers get hotter, tornado season fizzles, cow manure worsens methane, plan to cut CO2 and more.
Methane emissions from cows and pigs had a surprisingly large impact on climate change.
Fossil fuels are shifting away from national forests and other public lands because of coincidence of geology.
There are pathways to reduce CO2 emissions and meet a key climate target but time is running out.
Engineers warn more unpredictable weather will bring serious challenges to infrastructure.
The U.S. is amid a CO2-heavy crude oil boom mainly because of fracking in two states — Texas and North Dakota.