The International Energy Agency says oil and gas companies aren’t doing enough to reduce the release of methane, a potent source of planet-heating emissions.
By Associated Press
In a live-streamed auction in Anchorage, Alaska on Wednesday, federal officials accepted bids for leases to explore oil and gas across 1.6 million acres of land—land that, until 2017, had been protected from fossil fuel development as part of the…
By Hari Sreenivasan, Sam Weber
The U.S. renewable energy industry is reeling from the new coronavirus pandemic, which has delayed construction, put thousands of skilled laborers out of work and sowed doubts about solar and wind projects on the drawing board.
By Cathy Bussewitz, John Flesher, Patrick Whittle, Associated Press
The Trump administration is expected to release a final rule Tuesday on mileage standards through 2026.
By Ellen Knickmeyer, Tom Krisher, Associated Press
From fires to floods, the warming climate is reshaping the globe. In fact, the decade of the 2010s was the hottest ever recorded on Earth. And although activists and scientists have long been sounding the alarm, a new voice joined…
By Joseph Pisani, Associated Press
Amazon has an enormous carbon footprint. And Amazon workers have been vocal in criticizing some of the company's practices.
By Jamey Keaten, Frank Jordans, Associated Press
Countries need to begin making steep cuts to their greenhouse gas emissions immediately, or risk missing agreed targets for limiting global warming, the United Nations has said.
By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press
Cheaper prices for power produced by natural gas, rather than environmental regulations, led the owners to decide in 2017 to close it.
President Trump announced Monday that in a year, the U.S. will formally withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. The global accord was signed in 2015 by nearly 200 nations pledging to cut greenhouse gas emissions to slow the planet’s warming.
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