Colleges Turn to Biomass to Cut Emissions

  • Published: Feb 14th, 2011

Some colleges are turning to biomass energy to help reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.

NASA Visualizes Sea Level Rise in San Francisco Bay Area

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2011

NASA says two-thirds of its facilities in San Francisco Bay are at risk from sea-level rise, according to new research.

Increasing Energy Efficiency with New Federal Incentives

  • Published: Feb 3rd, 2011

A new government initiative aims to increase energy efficiency by 20 percent in America's commercial sector by 2020

A Million New Vehicles, but Unknown Emissions Savings

  • Published: Feb 2nd, 2011

The U.S. aims to be a leader in advanced technology cars, but a new analysis says building them isn't the only hold-up to reducing vehicle emissions.

2010 in Review: The Year Climate Coverage ‘Fell Off The Map’

  • Published: Jan 3rd, 2011

After spiking upward in response to Copenhagen talks and the 'climategate' uproar, media coverage of climate change plummets to levels last seen in 2005.

Carbon Markets for Developing Communities

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2010

Carbon markets are primarily benefiting the largest emerging economies — but utilizing "suppressed demand" could help change that.

A 25-Year-Old Prediction of Water Scarcity in the Southwest Holds True, Study Finds

  • Published: Dec 20th, 2010

Armed with modern data, a team of scientists has revisited the Cadillac Desert and found the Southwest's water woes are as bad as ever.

Clean Air Laws Helped California Reduce Key Player in Global Warming, Study Says

  • Published: Dec 14th, 2010

According to a new study, California's clean air laws cut soot concentrations, a key cause of global warming, by about 50 percent.