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Carbon Emissions From Power Plants Hit 27-Year Low

U.S. power plants emitted less carbon dioxide in April than at any point in the prior 27 years.

Katrina: Lasting Climate Lessons for a Sinking City

Ten years after Katrina, New Orleans is dealing with sinking land as sea levels rise.

White House: Efficiency Key to Tackling Climate Change

The White House on Monday announced policies designed to help homeowners act on climate change.

EU Calls for Urgency in ‘Seriously Lagging’ Climate Talks

Top climate official warns that ‘painfully slow’ negotiations must be accelerated to seal a pact at Paris summit.

Islamic Experts Urge Muslim Action on Climate Change

Muslim experts from 20 nations agreed on a climate change declaration.

Study: China May Have Overestimated Carbon Emissions

Scientists may have overestimated China's carbon dioxide emissions since 2000.

EPA Moves to Cut Oil and Gas Methane Emissions

The EPA has proposed new rules limiting methane emissions from new fracked oil wells.

Rich Nations’ Climate Plans Fall Short of Hopes for Paris

A Reuters review suggests that developed nation's proposed greenhouse gas cuts fall short.

Fifteen States Seek to Block EPA’s Clean Carbon Plan

Fifteen states are petitioning a federal court to block the EPA's Clean Power Plan.

Obama Just Created a Carbon Cap-and-Trade Program

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new limits on carbon dioxide emphasize interstate cooperation.

What Changes to Expect from Obama’s Clean Power Plan

The U.S. EPA will soon unveil a sweeping regulation to cut carbon emissions from the electricity sector.

What Has Changed Since Climate Talks in Copenhagen?

Is the world better suited for a climate agreement than it was in 2009?

Drought May Stunt Forests’ Ability to Capture Carbon

A new study shows that droughts are harming forests' ability to store carbon and mitigate climate change.

U.S. Private Sector Vows To Ante Up On Climate Finance

Some of the biggest U.S. corporate names offered billions of dollars in green financing pledges on Monday.

Are Countries Obligated to Fend Off Climate Change?

Here’s what a Dutch court's speedy emissions ruling could mean for the rest of the world.

New Grants Fund Research for Underseas Carbon Storage

The federal government is spending $12 million on carbon capture and storage research.

Recession Caused U.S. Emissions Drop, Study Says

A new study finds that the recession, not natural gas use, caused carbon emissions to drop.

EU Climate Chief Says “No Plan B” for Paris Climate Talks

EU Climate Chief Miguel Cañete urges world leaders to force their ministers to agree a deal.

Gap Seen Between Federal Climate Policy, Coal Leasing

Public land open for coal mining in the West has not been affected by federal climate policies.

States Cut Power Plant Emissions Ahead of New EPA Rule

Forty-two states are cutting carbon dioxide emissions from power plants ahead of a new EPA rule.