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Covering the Coverage: Scientists Propose Cuts in Methane, Soot Emissions

  • Published: Jan 13th, 2012

What experts are saying about a new proposal to help solve global warming by reducing methane and soot emissions.

Chinese Airlines Refuse to Pay EU Carbon Fees

  • Published: Jan 5th, 2012

China's largest airlines are refusing to comply with Europe's new greenhouse gas emissions regulations

China Inching Forward with Electric Cars and Hybrids

  • Published: Dec 28th, 2011

China has ambitious goals for producing electric and hybrid vehicles, but the reality is a different story.

Court Upholds Cap-and-Trade Program for Airlines, but Ruling May Be Up in the Air

  • Published: Dec 21st, 2011

The European Court of Justice upheld a challenge to Europe's plan to charge airlines for their greenhouse gas emissions.

New Breakthrough in Solar? Maybe. Possibly. Or Not.

  • Published: Dec 21st, 2011

New study finds a way to double the efficiency of solar cells while cutting the cost. Is this finally the solution we have been looking for?

No Heartburn Relief for Oceans

  • Published: Dec 19th, 2011

Scientists feel we can fix the problem of ocean acidification but it might cost trillions a year and do more harm than good.

Hot Nights and High Humidity Set This Heat Wave Apart

  • Published: Jul 20th, 2011

The intense heat wave across the US has brought a dangerous combination of high heat and humidity, with repercussions for public health and and the power grid.

Nocera Takes Solar Energy for the Masses One Step Further

  • Published: Apr 12th, 2011

The newest development by MIT chemist Daniel Nocera offers an exciting hint of a solar-powered world.