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Europe’s Shift to Dark Green Forests Fuels Warming

A new study finds that dark green conifers in Europe have been fueling global warming.

World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm to Be Built in U.K.

Dong Energy makes final investment decision on 1.2-gigawatt project that will power more than a million U.K. homes.

Hot, Dry Weather Could Cut Into California’s Snowpack

An unwelcome dose of heat and dry weather is coming to California, putting snowpack in jeopardy.

These Paintings Turn Climate Data Into Art

Maine-based artist Jill Pelto is turning hard climate data into haunting watercolor paintings.

Groundhog Day Warming Trends

Regardless if Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow or not, spring is coming earlier across the U.S.

Warming Ups Odds And Costs of Extreme U.K. Rains

Climate change has increased the odds of extreme rainfall in the U.K., like that of the winter of 2013-2014.

Coal Slides to New Low As Source of Electricity

The amount of electricity generated from coal in the U.S. slid to its lowest level since the 1970s in November.

Wildfires Are Burning Some of the World’s Oldest Trees

Tasmania's rainforest is burning up in the wake of its most severe two-year drought on record.

Warming Waters Linked to Northeast Seagrass Die-offs

Analysis of extensive monitoring by citizen scientists has linked declining water quality with warming.

Coal Moratorium Turns Spotlight to Oil, Gas Leases

A federal coal leasing review has brought new attention to oil and gas leasing on public lands.

Ocean Warming is Making Floods Worse, Study Finds

Rapid rates of warming in the oceans have been causing water to expand, worsening sea level rise.

Study: Grid For Renewables Key to Cutting Emissions

Carbon emissions could be dramatically cut with a new power grid based on renewables, a new study says.

Weekend Blizzard Was a ‘Multi-Billion-Dollar’ Disaster

Exact numbers are still coming in, but this weekend's storm cost the U.S. billions of dollars in economic losses.

Warmer Indian Ocean Could Be ‘Ecological Desert’

Rapid warming in the Indian Ocean is playing an important role in reducing phytoplankton up to 20 percent.

New Rules Would Cut Methane Vented on Public Lands

The federal government is proposing new rules for cutting methane emissions on public and tribal lands.

Got Winter Storm Questions? We’ll Answer Them Here

Our Megan Martin and Greta Shum will be talking winter storm impacts live on Facebook. Join them!

Indonesia’s Fires Blamed For Potent Greenhouse Gases

Not only do Indonesia's fires release carbon dioxide and methane, now they're blamed for ozone.

China’s Coal Use Declines As Electricity Demand Falls Flat

The decline may help the country’s greenhouse gas emissions peak a decade earlier than expected.

2015 Shatters Hottest Year Mark; 2016 Hot on its Heels?

2015 blew away the competition for record heat, besting 2014 by widest margin on record.

Study: Deep Ocean Waters Trapping Vast Store of Heat

New measurements reveal that climate change is heating up even the depths of the oceans.

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US Fossil Fuel CO2 Emissions US fossil fuel CO2 emissions are projected to continue growing if no legislation is passed to reduce emissions.

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