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.
By Associated Press | 11/11/13 10:36 AM
WARSAW, POLAND — The devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan cast a gloom over U.N. climate talks Monday as the envoy from the Philippines broke down in tears and announced he would fast until a "meaningful outcome is in sight." Yeb Sano's emotional appeal was met with a standing ovation at the...
11/10/13 12:49 PM
The grove of hemlock trees around where United Flight 93 crashed on Sept. 11 is being attacked by an insect that wasn't there 20 years ago, and some scientists say it's an example of how climate change combines with other factors to cause environmental damage.
11/10/13 12:27 PM
Though no major decisions are expected at the conference starting Monday in Warsaw's National Stadium, the level of progress could be an indicator of the world's chances of reaching a deal in 2015. That's the new watershed year in the U.N.-led process after a 2009 summit in Copenhagen ended in...
By Joel Gehrke | 11/09/13 04:33 PM
President Obama's old campaign team rallied grassroots support for the Environmental Protection Agency's new anti-global warming regulations on coal-fueled power plants. "The Environmental Protection Agency recently announced new rules to limit carbon pollution from power plants, and they're...
By Brian Hughes | 11/08/13 10:57 AM
President Obama on Friday hailed the work done by outgoing climate adviser Heather Zichal, who helped craft his sweeping green energy agenda. “Heather has overseen some of our biggest achievements in energy and climate change, including establishing historic new fuel economy standards that...
By Associated Press | 11/08/13 07:16 AM
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — With coal-reliant Poland hosting U.N. climate talks, the fossil fuel industry will get a rare chance to play a more visible role in the global warming debate. But in a move that has infuriated climate activists, the Polish government will also preside over a high-level...
By Zack Colman | 11/08/13 05:18 AM
Lawmakers are growing increasingly critical of a proposed carbon emissions rule from the Environmental Protection Agency because they say the technology on which it relies isn't commercially viable.
By Associated Press | 11/07/13 05:18 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Energy Department has awarded $84 million to 18 projects across the country to help limit carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power plants. The projects focus on so-called carbon-capture technologies intended to limit pollution blamed for global warming. Energy...
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