World Meteorological Organization: CO2 levels Surged In 2016The U.N. weather agency warned Monday that carbon dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere increased at record-breaking speed last year.
Existing Climate Efforts Expected To Keep U.S. Goals On TrackThe momentum of climate change efforts and the affordability of cleaner fuels should keep the United States moving toward its goals of cutting emissions despite the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris global accord.
Can Trading Pollution Like Stocks Help Fight Climate Change?Widely derided by politicians on the left and the right, once thought dead even by its supporters, the idea of allowing companies to buy and sell pollution "rights" like stocks is now at the fore again
VW Weighs Finances As It Prepares To Present U.S. Engines FixVolkswagen's board is discussing the automaker's future financial strategy in the wake of its emissions-rigging scandal, and was due to present to U.S. authorities later Friday its plan to fix the affected diesel engines.
Less Texas Coal Shut Down Under Revised Clean Power PlanThe electric distribution grid operator for most of Texas says that a federal mandate to slash carbon emissions nationwide would shut down far fewer coal-fired plants than originally estimated.
President Obama Heralds Impact Of Power Plant Greenhouse Gas LimitsCalling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveiled the final version of his plan to dramatically cut emissions from U.S. power plants.
GOP Governors: EPA Carbon Dioxide Rules A Job KillerRepublican governors from oil-and-gas rich states met in Texas Monday and said that new federal rules designed to cut global warming pollution from power plants by 30 percent by 2030 will kill jobs and growth.
EPA: Texas Still No. 1 In Greenhouse Gas Emissions A federal report says pollution that contributes to man-made climate change declined 4.5 percent nationwide last year, but Texas still leads in carbon dioxide emissions.
North Texas Landfill Capturing Greenhouse GasAmericans throw away more trash per capita than any other country on the planet. That is a lot of trash. And where garbage piles up, there is a lot of gas. It is a matter of chemistry.