Global Warming and Climate Change News

Climate change: Global reshuffle of wildlife will have huge impacts on humanity.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

Global warming is reshuffling the ranges of animals and plants around the world with profound consequences for humanity, according to a major new analysis. [News Source]

A different kind of coal economy – reclamation bills seek to generate employment.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

Congress jumped into the coal-economy debate this week with two separate bills to create employment by freeing up federal reclamation funds. [News Source]

House Republicans launch a new assault on the EPA.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

In the last two days, House Republicans have passed two bills that would severely damage the ability of US agencies to conduct scientific research. [News Source]

Trump must be urged to save climate deal.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

Western opinion should continue to pressure the Trump administration on climate change. Washington's political selfishness must be discouraged. [News Source]

Vatican says Trump risks losing climate change leadership to China.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

The Vatican urged U.S. President Donald Trump to listen to "dissenting voices" and reconsider his position on climate change on Thursday, saying the United States risked losing its environmental protection leadership to China. [News Source]

How the world is responding to President Trump’s climate policies.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

Several countries vowed to push ahead on efforts to fight climate change this week even as they expressed dismay at U.S. President Donald Trump's intensification of his effort to reverse President Obama's climate change measures. [News Source]

South Australia to get $1bn solar farm and world’s biggest battery.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

A huge $1bn solar farm and battery project will be built and ready to operate in South Australia’s Riverland region by the end of the year. [News Source]

Environmental groups sue Trump administration for approving Keystone pipeline.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

Several environmental groups filed lawsuits against the Trump administration on Thursday to challenge its decision to approve construction of TransCanada Corp's controversial Keystone XL crude oil pipeline. [News Source]

In Pakistan, clean fuel firm struggles despite energy shortages.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

Hassan Raza says his clean fuel company, which captures natural gas "flared" at Pakistan's oil fields and sells it to industrial customers, is struggling to expand despite energy shortages and concerns over the country's poor pollution record. [News Source]

The curious disappearance of climate change, from Brexit to Berlin.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

There is no climate fairy. The problem won’t disappear by leaving it to someone else, or pretending it doesn’t exist. But bring it centre stage and you may find magical solutions to other dilemmas. [News Source]

Trump critics on climate policy hope executives can sway him.
Friday March 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

Companies that have embraced environmental goals are represented on White House councils, offering influence that advocacy groups hope they’ll use. [News Source]