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PARIS AGREEMENT: Climate talks are underway. Here's why they're important

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 7:47am
International negotiators are in Bonn, Germany, for a high-stakes two-week session aimed at getting the Paris Agreement up and running.

EPA: How Pruitt's science plans might help industry fight rules

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 7:46am
Dozens of prominent scientists published an alarming study about formaldehyde in 2010. Their findings: Exposure to the compound — used in everything from auto manufacturing to embalming — was linked to leukemia.

RUSSIA: Unexpected climate advocates emerge in Siberia

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
Thawing ice roads in Russian have turned one village into a hub of climate change believers.

GEOENGINEERING: Rocks in Oman could help fight climate change

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
Rocks in Oman might be able to store hundreds of years of human-caused carbon emissions, scientists say.

PARIS AGREEMENT: Climate talks lagging, leaders say

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
Ahead of the U.N. talks this week, leaders in Fiji said plans to combat climate change remain "woefully inadequate."

CALIFORNIA: Mostly cheers for plan to extend low-carbon fuel standard

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
Oil companies, automakers and alternative fuel producers are all finding something to like in proposed changes to California's low-carbon fuel standard.

RISK: Rethinking insurance in wake of ferocious fires

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
Record-breaking wildfires that ripped through California are triggering a fight over insurance and whether rules should change as the state faces a future of more extreme events.

SEA-LEVEL RISE: Miami creates tool to help property owners cope

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
Miami has received a $100,000 grant to develop a new tool to better demonstrate the risks of rising seas — and what residents can do about the problem.

MINNEAPOLIS: City commits to using only renewable energy

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
Minneapolis just became the 65th U.S. city to formally commit to using 100 percent renewable energy, joining a growing list of large municipalities pledging to wean their municipal, commercial and residential buildings off fossil fuel-based power.

COURTS: Texas judge lets Exxon challenge cities' oil suits

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
Exxon Mobil Corp. can pursue its bid to challenge several California cities suing the oil giant over climate change impacts, a Texas judge has said.

SCIENCE: These imperiled forests are stashing massive amounts of CO2

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
Mangrove forests around the world are at risk of destruction. That's important in part because they're holding enormous quantities of carbon dioxide.

EPA: Calif. agriculture lawyer to lead Region 9 — sources

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
The Trump administration is expected to name a California agriculture attorney to lead EPA's San Francisco-based regional office.

ADVOCACY: Ethics allegations bruised Pruitt. Is Zinke the next target?

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 7:23am
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is limping out of April after a barrage of bad press and criticisms of his character — and environmentalists are eager to give Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke the same treatment.