Global Warming and Climate Change News

Human rights row threatens gas pipelines.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

The future of a controversial planned gas pipeline network from the Caspian Sea to Europe has been thrown into doubt again due to a row over human rights in Azerbaijan. [News Source]

The energy of tomorrow looks strikingly artistic from above.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

Two photographers share their unique perspectives on the growing wind and solar power industries. [News Source]

Commentary: Why the world economy has to be carbon free by 2050.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

A “carbon law” states that the world must halve emissions every decade to reach a stable climate system for the planet. [News Source]

How L’Oréal is turning itself into a sustainability leader.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

It’s the biggest cosmetics brand in the world, and it’s out to prove that businesses in any sector can make conscious choices to cut their environmental footprint. [News Source]

Quarter of California’s snowpack loss is from human-made warming.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

California’s reservoirs depend on the gradual melting of winter snow in the Sierra Nevada mountains, but the snowpack is dwindling and may not return. [News Source]

Arctic ice falls to record winter low after polar ‘heatwaves.’
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

Extent of ice over North pole has fallen to a new wintertime low, for the third year in a row, as climate change drives freakish weather. [News Source]

Trump cuts and the EPA: Making America less healthy again.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

The Trump administration's budget proposal is based on a false premise about the cost of protecting the environment and will severely handicap the EPA in its important work. [News Source]

Industry is ready to pour concrete – and release emissions.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

President Trump's proposed infrastructure bill might not exist yet, but it already has concrete and cement manufacturers on the edge of their seats. [News Source]

Coal’s steep decline keeps climate goal within reach, report says.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

If the world stays on track in canceling coal projects and retiring old plants, the trend to renewable energy could help keep global warming below 2 degrees C. [News Source]

Arctic sea ice sets record-low peak for third year.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

Even in the context of the decades of greenhouse gas-driven warming, and subsequent ice loss in the Arctic, this winter’s weather stood out. [News Source]

Judge orders Exxon to turn over Tillerson’s ‘Wayne Tracker’ climate emails.
Thursday March 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM

A deadline of March 31 is set for Tillerson's alias emails to be given to New York's attorney general, along with an explanation why they were withheld. [News Source]