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17 Congressional Republicans Join Fight Against Global Warming

Seventeen congressional Republicans signed a resolution on Wednesday vowing to seek "economically viable" ways to stave off global warming, challenging the stated views of President Donald Trump, who has called climate change a hoax. (more…)

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Obama and Xi Jinping Commit U.S. and China to Paris Climate Agreement

President Obama and President Xi Jinping of China formally committed the world’s two largest economies to the Paris climate agreement here on Saturday, cementing their partnership on climate change and offering a rare display of harmony in a relationship that has become increasingly discordant. (more…)

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Supreme Court Blocks Obama’s Effort to Combat Global Warming by Regulating Coal Emissions

In a major setback for President Obama’s climate change agenda, the Supreme Court on Tuesday temporarily blocked the administration’s effort to combat global warming by regulating emissions from coal-fired power plants. (more…)

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Morocco Turns on Massive Solar Power Plant in the Sahara Desert

Morocco has officially turned on a massive solar power plant in the Sahara Desert, kicking off the first phase of a planned project to provide renewable energy to more than a million Moroccans. (more…)

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Environmental Protection Agency Chief Gina McCarthy Asks African-Americans to Become ‘Climate Justice Advocates’

Environmental Protection Agency leaders have something to tell African-American communities about the agency's work on climate change: We need you. (more…)

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