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Wind Briefly Sets Record as Source for Electricity in U.S.

For the first time in North America, wind powered more than 50 percent of electric demand on Feb. 12.

America’s Climate Pollution is Falling, EPA Report Says

Greenhouse gas emissions fell in 2015, reducing America’s overall climate pollution to below 1994 levels.

EU Must Shut All Coal Plants to Meet Paris Pledges

Europe will vastly overshoot its carbon emissions target unless it closes all 300 coal-fired power stations by 2030.

90 Percent of New Power in Europe From Renewables

Renewable energy sources made up nearly nine-tenths of new power added to Europe’s electricity grids last year.

Scotland Eyes 50 Percent Renewable Energy by 2030

Scotland unveils a plan encouraging residents to use low- or zero-carbon sources for half their energy.

New Power Plant Shows India is Serious About Solar

The vast project in Ramanathapuram is the world's largest solar power station in a single location.

Decoding Trump’s White House Energy Plan

Trump’s “America First Energy Plan” is replete with specious claims about climate and energy policy.

Perry Dodges Climate Questions, Defends Energy Dept.

Energy secretary nominee Rick Perry fiercely defended the mission of the U.S. Department of Energy on Thursday.

Pruitt Dances on Climate, Calls for Change at EPA

Senators grilled EPA administrator nominee Scott Pruitt on climate change during his confirmation hearing.

Interior Nominee Zinke Doubles Down on Coal

Interior secretary nominee Ryan Zinke emphasized the Trump administration’s vow to recommit America to fossil fuels.

Climate Change Is the World’s Biggest Risk, in 3 Charts

In its annual risk review, the World Economic Forum ranked climate change among its most impactful risks.

Trump Nominees Should Answer These Climate Questions

Climate and energy experts say these are the most important questions to ask Trump's cabinet nominees.

Obama Just Made the Case for His Clean Energy Legacy

Writing in one of the world's leading scientific journals, President Obama stated the case for clean energy.

China to Plow $361 Billion into Renewable Fuel by 2020

China's energy agency is sharpening its focus on curbing the use of fossil fuels.

U.S. on Track to Become Net Energy Exporter by 2026

The U.S. will become a net energy exporter by 2026, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Four Critical Energy Issues to Watch in 2017

As Donald Trump takes office, here are four energy issues to watch in 2017.

These Are the 10 Most Important Climate Stories of 2016

From dead coral to hopeful deals, these are the stories that mattered most about climate change.

Solar Farms Expected to Outpace Natural Gas in U.S.

2016 has been a milestone year for energy, and one of the biggest winners is likely to be solar power.

Google Earth Shows 30 Years of Climate Change

Satellites images reveal a planet in flux from melting ice to growing arrays of solar panels.

Wind Power Enjoys Rebirth as Solar’s Obstacles Mount

The U.S. wind energy is thriving while solar power companies are in for a rough 2017.