Renewable energy is expected to be the source of about 28 percent of the world’s electricity by 2021.
Solar power capacity in the U.S. is poised to nearly triple in size in less than three years by 2017.
Removing carbon emissions from the atmosphere to prevent global warming is a fool’s game, scientists say.
Energy related carbon dioxide emissions hit their lowest point since 1991 during the first six months of 2016.
New research finds that cows and wetlands are driving a rise in methane emissions more than oil and gas.
An agreement struck Thursday could allow airlines to grow without also growing their impact on the climate.
The city plans to expand renewables, improve efficiency and transition to electric vehicles to cut emissions.
Reservoirs are responsible for 1.3 percent of global man-made greenhouse gas emissions, a study says.
The legal challenge to the Clean Power Plan was argued in federal appeals court on Tuesday.
Legal challenges to the Clean Power Plan will be argued in a federal appeals court Tuesday.
Hydrofluorocarbon used in air conditioners could add 0.5°C to global temperatures by the end of the century.
At least 20 countries have indicated they will join the Paris climate agreement at a United Nations event on Sept. 21.
Some scientists are increasingly looking at global warming as a waste disposal problem.
Carbon dioxide emissions from burning natural gas for electricity in the U.S. are set to surpass those from burning coal.
In a welcome break, a new annual heat record is unlikely in 2017 since the effect of El Niño is fading.
The Earth is so hot this year that a limit for global warming agreed by world leaders is in danger of being breached.
Scientists are developing an artificial leaf that can turn carbon dioxide emissions into fuel.
Scientists are calling for the Obama administration to ban coal development on federal public lands.
It takes less energy to keep the world’s businesses and industry humming today than in the past.
A new report shows electric power utilities are reducing carbon pollution that fuels climate change.