Global Warming and Climate Change News

Climate scientists face harassment, threats and fears of ‘McCarthyist attacks.’
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

Researchers will have to deal with attacks from a range of powerful foes in the coming years - and for many, it has already started. [News Source]

How electric utilities could revive their sagging fortunes and decarbonize the country.
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

A recent paper from research consultancy The Brattle Group outlines a scenario in which utilities thrive, greenhouse gas emissions decline, and everyone joins hands in song. [News Source]

The emails Republicans don’t want you to see.
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

What Scott Pruitt really said to fossil fuel industry leaders. [News Source]

New priority for ocean resorts: Restoring reefs.
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

Resorts in places like the Maldives, Bali and Malaysia are working to rebuild damaged coral reefs, and guests can help. [News Source]

The EU’s renewable energy policy is making global warming worse.
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

Countries in the EU, including the UK, are throwing away money by subsidising the burning of wood for energy, according to an independent report. [News Source]

A huge Antarctic glacier just lost another chunk of ice — and we know because of NASA.
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

The federal science agency continues to share plenty of information about climate change. [News Source]

Solar power, wind power: Labor’s push to grow renewable energy.
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

Labor is pledging today to make Australia the energy capital of Asia with a massive renewal of its commitment to renewable power sources. [News Source]

EPA: Emails show Pruitt’s ties to fossil fuel industry.
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

Emails released today from U.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's time as Oklahoma attorney general show he and his office had a familiar if not symbiotic relationship with fossil fuel companies. [News Source]

What next for renewables in cities?
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

As renewable energy projects are rolled out in cities around the world, we spoke to companies and organisations working in the sector to find out what’s happening and what to expect. [News Source]

President Trump takes aim at the environment.
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

Invoking a false argument about saving “many thousands” of jobs, the president has again retreated from responsibility. [News Source]

Can Australia′s wicked heat wave convince climate change deniers?
Thursday February 23rd 2017, 9:00 AM

Sydney's sweltering recent record high of 47 degrees Celsius has brought the reality of climate change into sharp focus for many Australians. Skepticism in the country is waning - quickly enough? [News Source]