The strong El Niño in the tropical Pacific contributed to lower energy demand in the U.S. this winter.
If the first three months of 2016 are any indication, meeting the 1.5°C challenge will be increasingly difficult.
The outcome of the U.S. presidential election will be critical to the success of the Paris climate pact.
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.
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.
Sean Sublette discusses the long- and short-term implications of surpassing 2°C of warming.
China's carbon emissions may have risen in 2014, despite earlier estimates stating otherwise.
Aviation was excluded from the Paris climate pact, but groups are pushing for an emissions-cutting aviation deal.
If a new electric power plant is built in the U.S. these days, chances are it’s renewable — either wind or solar.
Global renewable energy investments are at a record high, but more investment is needed to limit warming.
Electricity generated from natural gas is expected to surpass coal power for the first time in 2016.
The Obama administration has withdrawn plans to open the Atlantic coast to oil leasing.
China has long been considering an energy cap to tackle smog and greenhouse gas emissions.
Scientists say China's emissions will peak between now and 2025, if they haven't peaked already.
Whatever the fate of the president's most sweeping climate policy, electric companies are looking beyond coal.
An early spring can disrupt plant & animal behaviors and make it more difficult on farming.
On the current greenhouse emissions path, spring may start an average of three weeks earlier by 2100.