Global Warming and Climate Change News

Nearly 40 percent of Americans think climate change will cause human extinction.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

For about two-fifths of the American population, climate change is likely going to kill off the entire human population. [News Source]

Short answers to hard questions about climate change.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

We’ve put together a list of quick answers to often-asked questions about climate change. This should give you a running start on understanding the problem. [News Source]

Mayors promise to act on climate. How much can they do?
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

America's mayors see themselves as the United States' climate saviors. But they have a lot of work to do if they're going to ride to the rescue. [News Source]

G20 summit: Dealing with climate change in the age of Trump.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

As the world’s big emitters meet, their response to the G20 climate plan will be a barometer of their willingness to push back on Trump and fulfill the Paris accord. [News Source]

Germany’s Innogy enters Californian electric car charging market.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

Innogy, Germany's biggest energy company, has set up a subsidiary in the U.S. state of California offering charging points for electric vehicles in competition with the top network ChargePoint. [News Source]

California will host a global climate summit, despite trump’s withdrawal from the Paris agreement.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

California Gov. Jerry Brown announced a global climate summit coming to San Francisco. The gathering is an effort by Californians to step onto the world stage and counter the Trump administration. [News Source]

G20 summit to strengthen multilateral cooperation: Merkel.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

The G20 summit in Germany should strengthen international cooperation and Berlin remains committed to the implementation of a major climate protection agreement, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday on the eve of the gathering in Hamburg. [News Source]

G20 leaders shouldn’t let Trump stop action on climate change.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

G20 leaders may be tempted to downplay action on climate change to make sure their summit isn’t derailed by a confrontation with Donald Trump. They shouldn’t duck the issue. [News Source]

Perry says coal-fired power plants important in US future.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Thursday that coal-fired power plants are important for the country's future, and he suggested that energy supply will spark demand. [News Source]

Coastal tribes garden clams to preserve culture, improve health.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

It’s not just about shellfish as a low-fat protein—it’s also about traditions and strong relationships. [News Source]

Pacific fight against climate change takes to the world stage.
Friday July 07th 2017, 10:00 AM

After petitioning the G20 to reaffirm the Paris climate agreement at this weekend's summit, Pacific leaders pressured the international shipping industry to reverse global warming. [News Source]