By Karl Ritter | 11/25/13 08:24 AM
WARSAW, Poland — After another U.N. climate conference gave only modest results, European Climate Commissioner Connie Hedegaard says the process needs to provide a "substantial answer" to global warming in two years to remain relevant.
By Zack Colman | 11/22/13 04:27 PM
Arctic ice is melting at an unprecedented rate, opening new sea lanes for commerce, exposing more areas for oil and gas drilling, and putting coastal communities at risk as oceans rise, Hagel said at the Halifax International Security Forum.
11/20/13 10:02 AM
The difference between what the poorer nations want and the details provided by donor nations led by the U.S., Japan and European Union has become one of the top sources of friction in the United Nations talks.
By Paul Bedard | 11/18/13 09:35 AM
Secretary of State John Kerry told a climate change conference in Poland Monday that global warming is the biggest challenge to the world. “Fulfilling our responsibility to the future inhabitants of our planet is an ambitious goal, yes, but there isn't a more important one out there right...
11/18/13 09:16 AM
Envoys at two weeks of negotiations due to finish in Warsaw, Poland, on Nov. 22 are trying to craft the first parts of a new deal to fight climate change. They aim to adopt an agreement in 2015 that would bind all nations to limit emissions from 2020, replacing the existing Kyoto Protocol.
By Zack Colman | 11/14/13 12:09 PM
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy said that climate change and runaway carbon pollution have exacerbated asthma complications, extended allergy seasons and helped spread diseases uncommon to regional climates.
By Ashe Schow | 11/13/13 01:10 PM
They were supposed to help reverse global warming, but it turns out the green energy interests on which President Obama has lavished hundreds of millions of tax dollars damage the environment. That’s not to say developing workable renewable energy sources and alternatives to oil are not...
By Mark Tapscott | 11/13/13 09:02 AM
Public distrust of government, especially Congress, is at record lows, but journalists laboring in the traditional news media aren't in much better shape.
By Zack Colman | 11/12/13 02:02 PM
Organizing for Action, the grassroots offshoot of President Obama's re-election campaign, sent an email to supporters Tuesday saying "climate change is real," adding that "there's no credible scientific debate anymore." The email urged recipients to provide public comments backing the proposed...
By Zack Colman | 11/12/13 12:43 PM
High oil prices that have made it economical to use unconventional drilling methods, such as hydraulic fracturing, have facilitated oil and gas production in North America, the IEA noted in its World Energy Outlook report.
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