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On Nov. 1, Abby Herd helped lead a group of Simon Fraser University students over the finish line as they won an eight-year campaign to persuade the administration to divest from fossil fuels by 2025.
Environmental groups opposing fossil fuel expansion off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador are appealing after a request for a judicial review on exploratory oil and gas drilling legislation was dismissed. 

On the holiday honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., scientists, theologians, ministers and climate justice advocates find commonality in the movement he led more than half a century ago.

Although Canada is heralded as having one of the most ambitious prices on carbon in the world, rising from its current $40 per tonne to $170 by 2030, Suncor and other large industrial emitters pay only a tiny fraction of it.

Fossil fuel emissions aren’t just driving climate change and worsening air quality, they’re also hurting crop yields enough to cause some $63 billion in annual losses in East Asia, scientists say.

A bicycle bus has been used by children to travel around a town to keep them healthy and cut pollution. The 10-seat vehicle is powered by passengers and cost £16,000 to buy from a manufacturer in The Netherlands.

Residents in Musselburgh have been left outraged after taking it upon themselves to try and prevent a pollution incident in their local river from getting any worse.

What if we could capture the carbon dioxide that power plants put into the air and make it something useful? East Tennessee startup SkyNano is trying to make that possible.

House Bill 109, sponsored by Rep. Stephen Handy, R-Layton, allows a physician to say that air pollution was a contributor to someone’s death when it’s put on file with Utah’s Department of Health.

Powell’s reappointment is threatened by Democrats calling for more aggressive action by the Federal Reserve on climate.
“One of our goals is to create what we’ve termed a one-car community.”
Removing incentives to encourage homeowners to install solar panels is a bad idea.

Iraq is at the frontlines of the climate crisis, with temperatures rising twice as fast as the global average. It’s also a major oil producer and the world’s second largest offender of gas flaring, a process that releases CO2.

Using artificial intelligence and machine learning, LSU professor Hartmut Kaiser is joining up with a team of scientists to help communities near the coast better prepare for flooding.
The evolution of cooling technology helps to explain why supposed solutions to global warming have only made the situation worse.

By not planning for climate change, not working to mitigate risk and failing to build sustainable systems, we set ourselves up for an endless cycle of multibillion-dollar disaster response efforts.

As other central banks take a more activist role, Powell wants congress and the private sector to assess growing climate risks. Elizabeth Warren calls his views “dangerous.”

Yucatan is spearheading environmental protection by urgently addressing the climate emergency with legislative initiatives, programs focused on waste management, and clean energy generation, fighting promoted by the Government of Yucatan, to have an increasingly green state.

Australia’s giant offshore gasfields are paying almost no royalties, create few jobs and are a large and rising source of greenhouse gases, according to a new report from the Australia Institute.

Oil pollution has rendered almost all natural water bodies in the Niger Delta area of the South-South region useless.

According to a 2021 Pew Research Center survey, 44% of Americans are willing to make “some” changes to how they live and work to help reduce the effects of global climate change. Another 30% said they were willing to make “a lot” of changes.

The economy could struggle to recover to pre-pandemic levels if it fails to deal with climate change and environmental risks in the next five to 10 years, pushing resources to be diverted elsewhere.

Priority number one must be ending fossil fuels and the pollution they cause, and California can’t get there just by throwing money at the problem and calling it climate action.

The coal ash basins at Labadie Energy Center contain 15 million cubic yards of waste, the largest volume of Ameren’s four coal-fired power plants in Missouri.

The effort to end rooftop solar is through an esoteric rule called Net Metering 3.0.
Energiesprong (‘energy jump’) is finding ways to make buildings more efficient without requiring major construction projects.
Agribusiness and its proponents say repairs will benefit disadvantaged towns. Those residents disagree.
Italy’s most populous metro area will build hundreds of kilometers of protected cycling lanes to ward off worsening pollution from cars and trucks.
The effort marks the latest sign that President Biden is harnessing the powers of the federal government to meet his ambitious climate goals, as Democrats' Build Back Better Act remains stalled in Congress.
Global temperatures in 2021 were among the highest ever observed, with 25 countries setting new annual records.

Living near oil and gas drilling may increase pregnant women’s risk of developing gestational hypertension and eclampsia, according to a new study.

Oil prices soared in 2021, giving a boost to the stocks of energy companies. But with the world shifting toward greener alternatives, don’t count on that trend continuing.
The measure pitted Ukraine’s president, who was pushing for the penalties, against the Biden administration, which successfully lobbied Democrats to oppose them.