World Must Phase Out Most Fossil Fuels: UN
November 04 2014 12:46 PM
In its latest report, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change called for 90% renewables by 2100.
Russia Skips Meeting On Nuclear Security Summit
November 04 2014 3:08 AM
About three to four meetings are scheduled to be held in preparation for the Nuclear Security Summit in 2016.
Canada Doesn't Need Keystone XL: Alberta Chief
November 03 2014 1:20 PM
The head of Canada's largest oil-producing province says developers have alternatives to the proposed pipeline.
Illegal Drones Flying Over France Investigated
November 03 2014 10:45 AM
French officials are investigating illegal drone flights over at least seven nuclear power plants in the past month.
After Setbacks, Shell Moving Forward With Arctic Drilling
November 01 2014 5:34 PM
A report shows there was more oil than they thought, but environmentalists aren’t impressed.
Bangladesh Hit By Nationwide Power Blackout
November 01 2014 7:05 AM
Officials used powerful generators to restore power in some places while hospitals and airports ran on emergency generators.
Cheap Gasoline A Boon For US Consumers, Economy
October 31 2014 5:02 PM
Regular gasoline could dip below $3 a gallon for the first time since December 2010, AAA says.
Toxic Chemicals Found Near Fracking Sites: Study
October 31 2014 11:37 AM
The report is the latest attempt to quantify how hydraulic fracturing may affect Americans' health.
Sweden's State-Owned Utility Says 'Bye' To German Coal
October 31 2014 10:28 AM
Vattenfall AB says it will seek a buyer for coal plants, mines in Germany to help cut its emissions.
Falling Oil Prices Hurt Key Economies
October 30 2014 11:13 PM
Cheaper crude could undermine Russia's and Iran's foreign policy and push oil-dependent economies into recession.
Ukraine, Russia And EU To Sign Gas Deal
October 30 2014 5:43 PM
The three parties have reportedly agreed on a deal to resume Russian gas supplies to Ukraine.
TransCanada Applies To Build $12B Pipeline
October 30 2014 2:56 PM
The Canadian energy firm said Thursday that it filed a 30,000-page application to Canada's National Energy Board.
Ukraine Gas Supplies In Doubt As Russia Seeks EU Payment Deal
October 30 2014 4:44 AM
Some critics of Russia question whether its motivation is financial or whether prolonging the wrangling suits Moscow's diplomatic agenda.
As India And Vietnam Get Closer, China Keeps A Watchful Eye
October 29 2014 3:17 PM
India and Vietnam signed various military and maritime deals that have raised concerns in Beijing.
Keystone XL Fight Ramps Up In South Dakota
October 29 2014 12:52 PM
The state's Public Utilities Commission this week allowed opponents to join a critical permitting process.
Feds Probe Leak At US Uranium Plant
October 29 2014 10:01 AM
Honeywell, the plant's operator, says there's no evidence a chemically toxic compound left the site on Sunday.
Are We Ready For The Next Superstorm?
October 29 2014 7:46 AM
Climate scientists praise New York's short-term restoration efforts but wonder if the Big Apple is adequately prepared for the coming decades.
Solar and Wind Energy Booms In Emerging Markets
October 28 2014 1:02 PM
Study finds that in 55 emerging markets, renewable energy capacity has grown by 143 percent in recent years.
Venezuela Backs Off Plans To Sell Citgo
October 28 2014 10:58 AM
Bids for the Houston-based oil subsidiary came in far below the asking price of $10 billion, Venezuela's finance minister said.
Turkish Coal Mine Collapses, Trapping 23 People
October 28 2014 10:48 AM
A coal mine collapsed in Turkey Tuesday, trapping 23 people. It was the second coal mine disaster in five months.