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.
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.
Weather Channel: Global Warming Is Real
October 30 2014 10:16 AM
The U.S. cable channel clarified its stance just days after co-founder John Coleman said he doesn't believe in climate change.
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.
5 Plans To Protect NYC From Future Sandys
October 28 2014 5:20 PM
With sea levels projected to rise by 2.5 feet in NYC by the 2050s, the city is seriously studying ways to protect itself.
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.
BP Earnings Down 18% On Falling Oil Prices
October 28 2014 10:20 AM
The London-based energy giant says, however, that rising oil-and-gas production could offset those setbacks.
More Vulnerable Than Ever Before
October 28 2014 8:08 AM
Superstorms like Sandy may feel like rare events, but climate scientists warn that these powerful storms are now the new norm. Are we ready?
For Europe, Global Warming Means Colder Winters
October 27 2014 12:39 PM
New research says the shrinking Arctic sea ice is to blame for Europe's recent severe winters.
China Snaps Up Crude Oil As Prices Tumble
October 27 2014 10:34 AM
China's state-run oil firm has bought 18 million barrels of crude oil so far this month, traders say.
Could Climate Change Split Florida In Two?
October 23 2014 4:56 PM
South Miami leaders are worried Florida isn't doing enough to protect from sea level rise. Will a 51st American state emerge?
Russia, Ukraine To Meet On Natural Gas Dispute
October 21 2014 11:08 AM
The deal aims to resume Russian gas flows to Ukraine after Moscow turned off the taps in June.
African Solar Plant Could Power Up Europe
October 20 2014 10:34 AM
The TuNur project would channel 2,000 megawatts of clean solar power into Europe.
EPA To Post Advisories On Algae-Tainted Drinking Water
October 02 2014 2:49 PM
Concerned about toxic algae, the EPA may begin issuing health advisories about risks to supplies of drinking water.
Crude Oil Prices Hit 2-Year Low
October 02 2014 2:18 PM
Weaker-than-expected consumption in Europe and China, coupled with a global supply glut, is depressing crude oil prices.
Global Clean-Energy Spending Hits $175B
October 02 2014 9:43 AM
Global investments rose 16 percent in the first three quarters as China boost solar spending, Bloomberg New Energy Finance said.
35,000 Walruses Beached In Alaska
October 01 2014 3:32 PM
Wildlife experts say the walrus gathering -- the largest ever recorded -- is one example of the impact of climate change.
World's Biggest Carbon-Capture Project Begins This Week
October 01 2014 2:41 PM
A Canadian utility will formally commission the $1.4 billion CCS facility. The technology is vital if the world is to keep burning fossil fuels.