Dong Energy makes final investment decision on 1.2-gigawatt project that will power more than a million U.K. homes.
California delivered a narrow victory to the solar industry, maintaining a policy that has underpinned solar's growth.
The amount of electricity generated from coal in the U.S. slid to its lowest level since the 1970s in November.
A federal coal leasing review has brought new attention to oil and gas leasing on public lands.
Carbon emissions could be dramatically cut with a new power grid based on renewables, a new study says.
The federal government is proposing new rules for cutting methane emissions on public and tribal lands.
The decline may help the country’s greenhouse gas emissions peak a decade earlier than expected.
For the second year in a row, Denmark set a world record for wind power generation.
The Obama administration has temporarily halted coal leasing on federal lands to address climate change.
A Berkeley National Laboratory report shows state electricity goals making a small dent in U.S. carbon emissions.
The solar power industry continued its hiring spree in 2015, growing 12 times faster than overall U.S. employment.
Dam building in tropical forests could harm the climate and biodiversity, a new study says.
New commitments to renewables and the rippling effect of oil prices could dominate energy news in 2016.
A look at the biggest energy stories of 2015 — a year in which world leaders agreed to cut carbon emissions.
World Energy Outlook 2015 predicts Africa could be the first to power economic growth with renewables.
Wind power in the U.S. has grown to 70 gigawatts of generating capacity spread across 50,000 wind turbines.
Large solar power installations are catching on quickly in North Carolina and Georgia as solar panel prices fall.
A new study shows that hydrogen could be used to help wind and solar provide power around the clock.
The federal government's energy consumption has reached its lowest level in 40 years.
Researchers are projecting that the rate of growth in global CO2 emissions from burning fossil fuels may decline.