Negative Emissions Key to Meeting 2°C Threshold

Negative Emissions Key to Meeting 2°C Threshold

  • Published: Jul 12th, 2016

Removing carbon from the atmosphere may be necessary to keep global warming from exceeding 2°C.

‘Water Windfall’ Found in Drought-Stricken California

‘Water Windfall’ Found in Drought-Stricken California

  • Published: Jun 27th, 2016

California’s Central Valley has three times more freshwater in underground aquifers than previously thought.

Scientists Turn Carbon Dioxide Emissions to Stone

Scientists Turn Carbon Dioxide Emissions to Stone

  • Published: Jun 9th, 2016

For the first time, carbon dioxide emissions from an electric power plant have been solidified.

America’s Sickest Wetlands Are in the West, EPA Finds

America’s Sickest Wetlands Are in the West, EPA Finds

  • Published: May 31st, 2016

Three-fifths of wetlands in the West are in “poor” condition, but marsh restorations are underway.

Young Forests Can Store ‘Enormous’ Amounts of Carbon

Young Forests Can Store ‘Enormous’ Amounts of Carbon

  • Published: May 13th, 2016

Forests that regrow after being cut play an unexpectedly valuable role in sequestering carbon emissions.

Hurricanes Boost Carbon Storage in Southeastern Forests

Hurricanes Boost Carbon Storage in Southeastern Forests

  • Published: May 5th, 2016

Hurricanes supercharge forests' ability to store carbon, Duke University researchers have found.

Paris Pact Could Benefit From Halt of Fossil Fuel Leases

Paris Pact Could Benefit From Halt of Fossil Fuel Leases

  • Published: May 3rd, 2016

Phasing out coal, oil and gas leasing could help the U.S. meet its Paris climate goals, a new study says.

The Suit Against the Clean Power Plan, Explained

The Suit Against the Clean Power Plan, Explained

  • Published: Apr 12th, 2016

Seven things to know about the Clean Power Plan as it winds its way through the courts.