EPA sent the White House its final rules Friday to repeal and replace Obama-era controls on oil and gas methane, paving the way to end federal regulation of the powerful greenhouse gas by the end of July.
Spring had scarcely arrived in frosty Siberia when wildfires began igniting across the tundra. By April, some of the blazes were already bigger than last year’s record-breaking burns.
Damage in urban areas with large black populations is getting worse as climate change intensifies and flood infrastructure is overwhelmed.
Tough times for the oil and gas industry, combined with a rollback of environmental regulations, could hinder U.S. efforts to reduce methane emissions and fight climate change, experts warn.
President Trump’s hurricane briefing in the Oval Office yesterday was led by a federal agency whose researchers revealed weeks earlier that climate change is raising the likelihood that major storms could collide with the United States.
Left-leaning states this week threw their support behind California in its battle against the Trump administration’s continued legal effort to thwart the Golden State’s emissions pact with a Canadian province.
With the Covid-19 pandemic starting to recede, activists are again moaning that industrial emissions are destroying the climate. But having wrecked national economies once to fend off the virus, policymakers are proving reluctant to wreck them again for the climate…
Can Planting a Trillion Trees Stop Climate Change? Scientists Say it’s a Lot More Complicated – InsideClimate News
It seems simple. Plant enough trees to soak up all the carbon dioxide released by burning fossil fuels and people can forget about global warming and get on with their lives. The idea even resonates with President Trump who, in…
Alabama is banning outdoor burning in a dozen of its 67 counties to protect air quality.
Manufacturers may soon face a shortage of the raw materials needed to make clean energy technologies such as electric vehicle batteries, according to a new World Bank report.