Get Used To Blackouts and Higher Electric Bills As the Climate Changes
International attention has largely focused on how climate change is caused by power plant emissions but new research quantifies the likely impacts droughts and heat waves will have on power plant capacity around the world.
Persian Gulf Nations Might Be Screwed No Matter What the World Does About Climate Change
Their economies depend upon oil and gas exports and rising temperatures threaten to cut into economic productivity — but with year-round sun, they could become big renewable producers.
In Photos: Deadly Heat Waves Scorch Europe, the Middle East, and Asia
Around the world, high temperatures have killed dozens, sent thousands to the hospital, and led to angry protests calling for stable electricity supplies.