Global Warming and Climate Change News

Analysis: Why climate change isn’t our biggest environmental problem, and why technology won’t save us.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

Systemic change driven by moral awakening: it’s not just our last hope; it’s the only real hope we’ve ever had. [News Source]

Trump signs order rolling back environmental rules on infrastructure.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

In an explosive news conference overshadowed by questions about his response to a white nationalist rally over the weekend, the president said he was streamlining regulations in order to speed construction of infrastructure projects like roads and bridges. [News Source]

Beer is the greenest beverage.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

Craft brewers across the country are finding innovative ways to guard the water, soil, air and climate on which their businesses depend. [News Source]

Al Gore interview: Fixing democracy to combat climate change.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

Al Gore makes the profound statement that Western democracies are broken and in order to solve the climate crisis they need to fix democracy. [News Source]

California scientists push to create massive climate-research program.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

Effort backed by the state’s flagship universities comes as U.S. President Donald Trump shrugs off global warming. [News Source]

Climate lessons from California.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

The state faces big challenges but has also been particularly ambitious in its efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. [News Source]

California climate deal could net big bucks for polluters.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

The air board’s generous impulse toward those polluters was an abrupt reversal of previous plans, ran counter to staff recommendations, and left at least one confused board member later saying he wished he had abstained from voting. [News Source]

Swiss, EU move closer to linking emissions trading systems.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

Switzerland and the European Union have moved closer to linking their carbon emissions trading systems after the European Commission and Swiss government gave their backing for a deal. [News Source]

Climate: ′Every year a contender for warmest on record.′
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

The year 2016 broke records for our warming planet, and climate expert Deke Arndt says it won't be the last. [News Source]

The other terrible thing Donald Trump did yesterday, you know, besides the neo-Nazi stuff.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

The ultimate head in the sand executive order. [News Source]

Greens call for bolder climate change approach in Scotland.
Thursday August 17th 2017, 10:00 AM

The Scottish Greens have called for a “bold” approach to tackling climate change by introducing a target date of 2040 for zero net carbon emissions north of the Border. [News Source]