North America's biggest countries will try to generate half of their electricity from zero-carbon sources.
Extreme high or low oil prices could prevent countries from keeping global warming from exceeding 2°C.
Generation of electricity from solar panels depends on time of year, latitude, and atmospheric conditions.
India has agreed to work toward joining the Paris Agreement on climate change this year.
The easing of California's drought has boosted the state's ability to produce hydropower.
Falling carbon emissions from the electric power sector could help states meet their climate goals.
The EPA announced new methane emissions regulations for oil and gas operations on Thursday.
Fossil fuels will still be the dominate energy source on the planet in 2040, a U.S. government forecast shows.
A U.N. panel said that governments should study the worst-case global warming scenarios.
The strong El Niño in the tropical Pacific contributed to lower energy demand in the U.S. this winter.
The outcome of the U.S. presidential election will be critical to the success of the Paris climate pact.
Cloudy cities in the northeast could be gold mines for rooftop solar potential, research shows.
Peabody Energy, the world’s largest coal producer, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Wednesday.
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Climate change is a major threat to human health, according to a report released Monday.
America’s next experiment in offshore wind energy has been given the green light in Virginia.
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.