Democratic senators said Wednesday that they've had "productive conversations" with a handful of Republican lawmakers about supporting legislation to tax carbon dioxide emissions.
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Democratic senators reintroduced legislation Wednesday to fight global warming by taxing carbon dioxide emissions, in the hopes that some climate-fearing Republicans will offer support.
Some environmentalists have labeled California's new law extending its cap-and-trade system as "institutional racism" that will end up killing thousands of "people of color."
State green energy mandates cost utilities and ratepayers $3 billion in 2015, according to a study released Monday, which found that the price tag of these energy policies has grown over the years.
A YouGov poll released Monday found that while 57 percent of American adults believe in global warming, most have done little to eat less red meat and use less fossil fuels.
While on a whirlwind media tour to promote his new film, former Vice President Al Gore claimed that global warming would create millions of refugees fleeing more intense and frequent extreme weather events.
President Barack Obama's chief science adviser compared the Trump administration's use of "red teams" to debate climate science to a "kangaroo court" meant to "create a sense of continuing uncertainty about the science of climate change."
U.S. oil production could reach never-before-seen heights by the end of President Donald Trump's second year in office, according to the Department of Energy's statistical arm.
The fact-checking blog Snopes is appealing to readers for $10 donations to save it from an outside vendor that's allegedly holding the website and its ad revenues "hostage."
Humanity is much closer than previously thought to pushing global temperatures past what the United Nations considers dangerous global warming, according to a study published Monday.
The Department of Interior plans on cutting wait times for oil and natural gas drilling permits on public lands to just 30 days, according to a senior agency official.
Citing the "97 percent consensus" talking point to silence debate on global warming is an unsuccessful distraction from more urgent public policy debates on the issue, according to a group of UK social scientists.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton seems to have broken her promise to run a carbon neutral campaign by purchasing credits to offset all the carbon dioxide emitted from her private jet travel.
Former Vice President Al Gore explained why he routinely compares the fight against global warming to the civil rights, anti-apartheid and abolitionist movements during a live SiriusXM radio town hall Thursday.
While President Donald Trump struggles to push through health care reform, his administration has successfully withdrawn hundreds of Obama-era regulations, according to the latest federal regulatory agenda.
A federal appeals court slapped down a lawsuit filed by environmentalists seeking to get the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to ban a widely-used pesticide.
House Republicans released their proposal to balance the federal budget in 10 years, which included their plans to rein in the regulatory power of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
U.S. coal exports were nearly 60 percent higher in the first three months of the Trump administration than at the same time last year, according to federal data.
Former Vice President Al Gore attacked President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris accord Monday, calling global warming "the most serious challenge we face."