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Climate Change Altering Droughts, Impacts Across U.S.

Climate Change Altering Droughts, Impacts Across U.S.

  • Published: Jun 22nd, 2017

Climate change may be altering the characteristics and impacts of drought across the U.S.

It’s So Hot in Phoenix, Planes Can’t Take Off

It’s So Hot in Phoenix, Planes Can’t Take Off

  • Published: Jun 20th, 2017

Planes have been grounded in Phoenix as life-threatening heat descends across the Southwest.

The U.S. Hit a Wind and Solar Power Milestone in March

The U.S. Hit a Wind and Solar Power Milestone in March

  • Published: Jun 15th, 2017

Ten percent of all electricity generated in the U.S. in March came from wind and solar power — a first.

A GOP Congressman Is Forging Ahead on Climate Action

A GOP Congressman Is Forging Ahead on Climate Action

  • Published: Jun 14th, 2017

Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., is laying the groundwork for federal bipartisan climate action down the road.

There’s a New Way the U.S. Is Committing to Paris

There’s a New Way the U.S. Is Committing to Paris

  • Published: Jun 8th, 2017

America's Pledge is part of a growing effort by local governments to meet the U.S. Paris Agreement goals.

Protecting Ocean Waters Will Aid Climate Adaptation

Protecting Ocean Waters Will Aid Climate Adaptation

  • Published: Jun 5th, 2017

Protecting open ocean from industrial uses is key to addressing climate change, a new study says.

State and Corporate Climate Action Just Got Serious

State and Corporate Climate Action Just Got Serious

  • Published: Jun 5th, 2017

More than 1,200 businesses and states have reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris climate agreement.

Fact-Checking Trump: Coal Mines Open, Prospects Bleak

Fact-Checking Trump: Coal Mines Open, Prospects Bleak

  • Published: Jun 2nd, 2017

The coal industry faces a bleak future despite small coal mine openings touted by President Trump on Thursday.