Researchers developing new solar technology to get more than $100 million in grants from the US government as a way to expand access to low-carbon energy.
A new study says there’s another important benefit to renewables development: cost savings from cleaner air that saves lives.
Carbon dioxide emissions in China may have been overestimated since 2000.
US Department of Energy announces $12 million in new research grants this month to learn the potential of the Atlantic sea floor to sequester carbon.
Obama’s climate ultimatum to states: Control carbon dioxide emissions from electric power plants or the federal government will do it for you.
Hawaii and Vermont both pass laws that put in place the nation’s most ambitious renewable energy goals.
The ravages of climate change could severely hurt the ability of utilities in the 11 Western states to generate power unless they “climate proof” their power grid.
Canada follows EU, US with 30% by 2030 emissions reduction target ahead of Paris climate negotiations in December. Australia left behind again, although Canada target is not all it seems.
A “massive” global expansion of solar power — possibly enough to supply about a third or more of the world’s electricity — may be necessary by 2050.
It may be possible for China to shake most of its reliance on fossil fuels by 2050, with renewables providing 80% of electricity needs.