A Canadian company has opened the first commercial tar sands mining operation in the United States.
Offshore wind development in the U.S. has proven to be a missed opportunity, a new paper says.
Global emissions pledges may not be enough to limit warming to the world’s agreed upon goal of 2°C.
Researchers say New York City is at risk for more and higher floods like those seen during Hurricane Sandy.
Public lands could store 20 percent more carbon by 2050 because of climate change, a new study says.
China announced the world's largest cap and trade program on Friday, in a step toward tackling climate change.
Climate change will likely figure heavily into lessons about the value of public lands this weekend.
Waters off the Jersey Shore are being auctioned in November for offshore wind farm development.
New coal mine starts hit their lowest number in at least a decade in 2013.
Emissions from melting permafrost could cost the global economy $43 trillion by 2200.
Landfills may be a greater source of methane emissions than previously thought, a new study says.
The U.N.’s climate chief and UK government sources have warned that global emissions cuts will fall short.
An increase of more than 50 percent in flies’ survival rate will cause problems for caribou and indigenous people.
There's a 97 percent chance the planet is going to have its hottest year on record.
Ten of the lowest annual Arctic sea ice volume minimums have been in the last 11 years.
The Obama administration announced more than $100 million in solar power research grants this week.
Climate change presents a challenge to land managers leasing public lands for oil and gas development.
Arctic sea ice appears to have reached its minimum extent for the year, coming in as the fourth lowest on record.
Come check out the new weather and climate site: wxshift.com
August continued the parade of months in 2015 at or near the top of the temperature rankings.