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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California regulators last week extended their emissions trading program for transportation fuels through 2030 and created a new point-of-sale rebate for electric vehicle buyers.
Former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy is fuming about the Trump administration.
A powerful California agency wants to draw a line in the sand over sea walls and homeowners' rights to keep their properties as the ocean rises.
Climate Barbie is done with this.
Hurricanes Harvey and Florence damaged scores of public housing units, reducing the already limited number of homes for financially vulnerable people. It's no accident these buildings were constructed in low-lying areas. Land in the floodplain is cheaper.
U.S. electric scooter-rental startup Lime was set to launch in Vienna yesterday and is preparing to hit the ground in Israel next month, the latest moves in the rapid international expansion of the companies.
In a first for the solar industry, China's Longi Green Energy Technology Co. plans to produce all of its panels using solar power in as little as three years.
Western Europe may already have built its last coal power plant as governments everywhere crack down on greenhouse gas pollution.
From cooling showers for cows to airport runways designed for higher sea levels, businesses and parts of Australia's 2.7 trillion Australian dollar ($2 trillion) pension industry are starting to find ways to live with rising temperatures.
The United States would be responsible for funding nearly half the Green Climate Fund under a new proposal released yesterday by the World Resources Institute.
A top federal aviation official yesterday touted the benefits of supersonic flights, which environmentalists fear will lead to more planet-warming emissions.
A revision of peak rainfall estimates in Texas could reshape future development, including the way buildings, highways, bridges and other infrastructure are constructed in floodplains.
Unusually warm water in the Atlantic spurred the intense 2017 hurricane season that included Hurricanes Harvey, Maria and Irma, researchers have found.
DENVER — One of the coolest places when it comes to climate change is the Ice Core Facility, a large warehouse here funded by the National Science Foundation. It contains 11 miles of ice cores, from holes drilled into glaciers around the world.
Amalgamated Bank is a blip compared with banking behemoths Citigroup Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Wells Fargo & Co. But Amalgamated is carving out a niche as the go-to bank for environmentalists, who say they're drawn to its progressive legacy and climate policies.
Remote villages in Africa and Asia are receiving electricity using a little-known type of technology: zinc-air batteries.
One of the most renowned voices in the world of meat production says there's a battle taking place for the future of the livestock industry.
The World Bank Group committed $1 billion to finance battery storage systems in developing and middle-income countries, and expects its participation to attract another $4 billion in backing from investors as well as public and private funds.
One of the world's top banking regulators said yesterday that climate change is becoming a "mainstream" concern in financial markets.
South Carolina officials remained in "full battle mode" in two coastal counties, Gov. Henry McMaster (R) said yesterday, as floodwater continued to course its way down the state's Pee Dee River Basin.