Congress Targets Species Act and Its Climate Benefits

Congress Targets Species Act and Its Climate Benefits

  • Published: Mar 6th, 2017

Congress is considering legislation that could weaken the Endangered Species Act.

EPA Withdraws Request for Methane Data

EPA Withdraws Request for Methane Data

  • Published: Mar 3rd, 2017

The EPA has withdrawn a request for methane emissions data from the oil and gas industry.

Trump Wants to ‘Zero Out’ EPA Programs

Trump Wants to ‘Zero Out’ EPA Programs

  • Published: Mar 2nd, 2017

The Trump administration wants to “zero out” many climate-related programs and grants.

European Climate Action Faces Crucial Moment

European Climate Action Faces Crucial Moment

  • Published: Mar 2nd, 2017

Cap-and-trade, an original weapon in the fight against warming, faces obsolescence in Europe.

Senate Mulls ‘Kill Switch’ for Obama Methane Rule

Senate Mulls ‘Kill Switch’ for Obama Methane Rule

  • Published: Feb 23rd, 2017

Congress could use a rarely-invoked law to permanently kill an Obama-era methane emissions regulation.

This is What 4 Million Solar Panels Look Like From Space

This is What 4 Million Solar Panels Look Like From Space

  • Published: Feb 22nd, 2017

China is home to the world's largest solar farm. It looks pretty spectacular from space.

Wind Briefly Sets Record as Source for Electricity in U.S.

Wind Briefly Sets Record as Source for Electricity in U.S.

  • Published: Feb 18th, 2017

For the first time in North America, wind powered more than 50 percent of electric demand on Feb. 12.

America’s Climate Pollution is Falling, EPA Report Says

America’s Climate Pollution is Falling, EPA Report Says

  • Published: Feb 14th, 2017

Greenhouse gas emissions fell in 2015, reducing America’s overall climate pollution to below 1994 levels.