Global Warming and Climate Change News

Burrowing under luminous ice to retrieve mussels.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

When the winter tide goes out on a northern Canadian bay, some Inuit clamber into the ice caves below to harvest fresh food. [News Source]

Caribbean stakes future on climate-smart agriculture.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

Nearly all of the countries in the Caribbean have experienced prolonged droughts, posing significant challenges to food production in one of the regions most vulnerable to climate change. [News Source]

Trump budget guts climate change programs.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

President Trump's budget released this morning aims directly at programs addressing climate change by eliminating funds for the Clean Power Plan and "reorienting" U.S. EPA on air pollution., President Trump's budget aims directly at programs addressing climate change by eliminating funds for the Clean Power Plan and "reorienting" U.S. EPA on air pollution. [News Source]

Australia’s peak business lobby calls for emissions intensity scheme.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

The nation’s peak business body has joined the growing calls for an emissions intensity scheme and argued coal-fired power stations should give three years notice for closure in its submission to the chief scientist’s electricity review. [News Source]

These climate programs would be axed under Trump’s budget.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

President Trump's first budget proposal includes cutting EPA funding by a third, ending international climate work, squelching research. [News Source]

Unreal: Blizzard crushes Northeast with up to 42 inches of snow.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

That's a ridiculous amount of snow. [News Source]

How an Indigenous renewable energy alliance aims to cut power costs and disadvantage.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

A First Nations lobby group will support remote communities looking to make transition - and tackle climate change. [News Source]

The Hazelwood transition deal gives my wife and me a future in our hometown.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

It’s not only 150 workers and their families who will benefit from the transfer scheme in the Latrobe Valley - small businesses will also reap the benefits. [News Source]

Trump’s climate skepticism a threat to US national security.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

One thing is clear from President Donald Trump’s budget proposal: he really does think climate change is a hoax perpetrated by the Chinese to slow America’s mighty economy. [News Source]

How federal fuel-efficiency rules help fight climate change.
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

Research suggests passenger-car standards work well to lower countries’ emissions. [News Source]

Should your doctor talk with you about climate change?
Friday March 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

Even though the topic can be controversial, some doctors plan to start talking with their patients and communities about climate change. [News Source]