Global Warming and Climate Change News

TransCanada slams the brakes on Energy East pipeline.
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

Canada's second largest pipeline company has sent a message that it's reviewing whether to abandon a major crude oil expansion project due to stringent new climate change standards proposed by a federal regulator. [News Source]

Record drop in electricity emissions cancelled out by rises in other sectors.
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

Australia’s overall greenhouse gas emissions last financial year were the highest since 2011, despite the closure of the Hazelwood coal-fired power plant. [News Source]

Too much mansplaining in climate conversations?
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

Climate experts are calling for more women to take part in research and policy-making in order to respond to climate change with a gender-specific approach. [News Source]

How not to run the EPA.
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

The agency created by a Republican president to safeguard the environment and public health may end up doing neither under Scott Pruitt. [News Source]

Jaguar Land Rover to make only electric or hybrid cars from 2020.
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

Jaguar Land Rover has become the latest large carmaker to say it will stop launching new models solely powered by internal combustion engines, two months after Volvo pledged to do so. [News Source]

Mother Nature′s wrath: Is climate change making mega-hurricanes the new normal?
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

Two powerful hurricanes within two weeks, and sea surface temperatures in the Gulf of Mexico have been among the highest in the world this year - coincidence? Or is global warming fueling these massive storms? [News Source]

Has climate change intensified 2017’s Western wildfires?
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

It was supposed to be a quiet year. [News Source]

Hurricane Irma: A practically impossible storm.
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

If Harvey was a perfect storm, Irma is an almost impossible one. [News Source]

Senate panel votes to fund UN climate agency.
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

A Senate committee voted Thursday to contribute $10 million to the United Nations’ climate change agency. [News Source]

How fashion adapted to climate change – in the Little Ice Age.
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

Today people may see global warming as a modern phenomenon, but fashion has a long history of responding to worldwide climate change. [News Source]

Is climate change wreaking weather havoc? Evolving science seeks answers.
Friday September 08th 2017, 10:00 AM

When San Francisco hit 103 degrees in June 2000, a new high after more than a century of record-keeping, the forces of global warming were likely at work. But scientists weren’t ready to go there. [News Source]