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Renewables Poised for Rapid Growth Worldwide

Renewable energy is expected to be the source of about 28 percent of the world’s electricity by 2021.

Shipping Industry Mulls Modest Steps to Slow Warming

Because shipping traverses nations, it escaped direct scrutiny under the landmark Paris climate pact.

The Climate Questions the Next President Should Answer

With no questions about climate change at the presidential debates, here's what experts say we should be asking.

U.S. Energy Shakeup Continues as Solar Capacity Triples

Solar power capacity in the U.S. is poised to nearly triple in size in less than three years by 2017.

This is What It’s Like To Be a Young Climate Scientist

Now is one of the most interesting times in history to enter the climate science field.

U.S. Senate Could Block Landmark HFC Climate Treaty

A new deal to reduce the use of powerful climate-changing chemicals will require Senate approval.

Scientists Warn Negative Emissions Are a ‘Moral Hazard’

Removing carbon emissions from the atmosphere to prevent global warming is a fool’s game, scientists say.

191 Countries Strike Deal to Cut Aircraft Emissions

An agreement struck Thursday could allow airlines to grow without also growing their impact on the climate.

Landmark Paris Climate Pact to Take Effect in 30 Days

A key threshold for the Paris climate pact has been surpassed, meaning it's nearly ready to take effect.

Climate Letters to the Future That Should Inspire You Now

DearTomorrow is archiving letters to the future about climate change to inspire action in the present.

EU Agrees to Fast-Track Paris Climate Deal

The 2015 Paris deal aims guide a radical shift of the world economy away from fossil fuels — and it's almost ready.

Greenhouse Gases From Reservoirs Fuel Climate Change

Reservoirs are responsible for 1.3 percent of global man-made greenhouse gas emissions, a study says.

Appeals Court Mulls Challenge to Clean Power Plan

The legal challenge to the Clean Power Plan was argued in federal appeals court on Tuesday.

Clean Power Plan Faces Appeals Court Showdown

Legal challenges to the Clean Power Plan will be argued in a federal appeals court Tuesday.

America’s Climate Plan Falls Short of its Promises

If America wants to keep its promises to the world, it will need to clamp down more on pollution.

UN Climate Pact Moves Closer to Taking Effect

A slew of documents filed on Wednesday pushed the new UN climate treaty closer to taking effect.

UN Expects 20 Nations to Join Paris Pact Next Week

At least 20 countries have indicated they will join the Paris climate agreement at a United Nations event on Sept. 21.

CO2, Climate Change Seen As Waste Disposal Challenge

Some scientists are increasingly looking at global warming as a waste disposal problem.

The Surprising Link Between Tapirs and Climate Change

New studies suggest that protecting tapirs is key to preserving carbon storage in rain forests.

Obama Administration Unveils Vision for Offshore Wind

The federal government on Friday unveiled its vision for wind farms off of nearly every U.S. coastline.


Boston: July Days Over 90 Degrees By mid-century in Boston, the sweltering heat of July 2010 may be thought of as cooler-than-average conditions

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