Why California Went Around the EPA and Made a Deal with Carmakers
The EPA rejected California’s compromise deal, Bloomberg reported.
Large American Cities Are Leaking Twice as Much Methane as We Thought
Leaky pipes are likely sending methane-rich natural gas into the atmosphere where it contributes to climate change, a new study has found.
Contrails Are Air Travel's Dirty Secret
A new German Aerospace Center study says the clouds formed in the wake of planes have an impact on the climate that's not being properly addressed.
The Trump Administration Just Rolled Back Obama's Historic Climate Change Plan
President Obama’s Clean Power Plan has been replaced by a new rule that sucks up to fossil fuels.
New York State Is About to Pass Its Own Green New Deal
After three years, Gov. Andrew Cuomo finally came around.
Scientists Use ‘Breathalyzers’ and Lasers to Measure Cow Burps and Farts
Oklahoma cows belch out about a half-pound of methane daily.
US Carbon Emissions Spike in 2018 to Their Highest Levels in Eight Years
A new report estimates that American carbon dioxide emissions rose by 3.4 percent in 2018, due to Trump's policies, cold spells, and economic growth.
Scientists Used Satellites to Spot Arctic Methane From Space
An experimental technique for measuring potent methane emissions in the Arctic proved successful.
Ozone Recovery Continues, But Suspected Emissions From China Slows Progress
The Montreal Protocol of 1987 continues to be a success story about international environmental cooperation.
A Biochemist Is Beating a GOP Incumbent Backed by the Chemical Industry in Key House Race
In the extremely tight race for Illinois’s sixth district seat, a recent scandal over dangerous emissions from a medical supply plant has brought environmental issues front and center.
Europe Wants to Devastate Forests to Double Its 'Renewable' Energy
A plan recently finalized by the European Union would classify wood burned for fuel as a carbon neutral energy source, when it’s anything but.
The World’s Largest Meat and Fish Producers Are Hiding Their Climate Emissions
Additionally, of the 60 meat companies assessed in the report, 46 have no plans in place to eliminate the routine use of antibiotics.