China intends to spend more than $360 billion through 2020 on renewable power sources like solar and wind, the government’s energy agency said on Thursday.The country’s National Energy Administration laid out a plan ...

Lloyd Cole is in the attic of his home on the north-east coast of the USA, where it's a tad chilly now, "bloody hot" in summer, and the droll-voiced Brit is well over it. "I can't wait to leave this climate," he says. ...

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has sent a letter to the new UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres felicitating him on assumption of office of the Secretary General of the United ...

Reshoring Trend on the Up! Reshoring Set to Jettison US Economy into Stratosphere! Reshoring: The Ultimate Cure for Climate Change! We’ve all seen the headlines (well, maybe not the last one): reshoring has ...

If it isn’t crystal clear by now that California really, really wants to break off from the rest of the United States and become its own independent country, consider the recent actions of its governor, Jerry Brown, ...

When Canberrans rung in the new year, they farewelled one of the warmest and wettest on record. The Bureau of Meteorology's newly released annual climate summary revealed 2016 was the territory's third hottest year, ...

Several times over the past decade, climate change deniers have pointed to a so-called "hiatus" in global warming between 1998 and 2014 and used it to argue that climate change is a hoax. After all, the existence of a ...

Canada and the United States have highly integrated oil and gas markets, but their governments will pursue opposite energy policies starting this year: Canada is taxing and restricting oil and gas activity and ...

For more than a year, Rep. Lamar Smith, the chairman of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee, has been hounding federal climate scientists about a landmark scientific study, published in 2015, whose results ...

A controversial study that found there has been no slowdown in global warming has been supported by new research. Many researchers had accepted that the rate of global warming had slowed in the first 15 years of this ...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Vowing to protect California's values and constitutional guarantees, Democratic leaders in the state Legislature announced Wednesday they have hired former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to ...

WASHINGTON -- A climatic quirk seems to be slightly shielding the U.S. coast during busy hurricane seasons, often weakening major storms just as they approach America’s beaches, a new study finds. That could help ...

Intense future climate change could have a far different impact on the world than current models predict, suggests a thought-provoking new study just out in the journal Science Advances. If atmospheric carbon dioxide ...

Australia posted its fourth-hottest year in 2016, driven by record sea-surface temperatures around the nation, in a period marked by frequent extreme events, the Bureau of Meteorology says. Mean temperatures, which ...

Most of the world's reefs will suffer annual coral bleaching within 26 years but the Great Barrier Reef will be hit much later if carbon emission targets are met, a new study says. The University of Miami research ...

A new independent study shows no pause in global warming, confirming a set of temperature readings adjusted by U.S. government scientists that some who reject mainstream climate science have questioned. The ...

Former Attorney General Eric Holder will back the California Legislature in potential legal clashes with the incoming Trump administration. Holder, currently a partner at the law firm Covington Burling, will serve as ...

Climate change will cause billions of dollars in damage to roads, buildings, airports, railroads and pipeline infrastructure in Alaska, particularly if greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated, a new study found. The ...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Vowing to protect California's values and constitutional guarantees, Democratic leaders in the state Legislature selected former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to serve as outside counsel to ...

Climatologist and former chair of the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at the Georgia Institute of Technology Judith Curry has announced her resignation effective immediately on her blog, Climate, Etc. I have ...