Angela Merkel Lectured Trump On Global Warming, Now Germany Abandoning Its Climate Goal

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Acting German Chancellor Merkel address a news conference at the CDU party headquarters in Berlin

‘Due to strong economic growth’ LOL

China Plans The World's Cap-And-Trade Scheme, But One Expert Says It 'Won't Matter'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
People watch a broadcast of Chinese President Xi Jinping delivering his speech during the opening of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, at a shopping mall in Beijing, China October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

‘They want to bring the concept here’

Trump's Security Strategy Is A Total Rebuke Of Obama's Global Warming Agenda

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Trump speaks at the South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention in Myrtle Beach

‘Our Nation must take advantage’

Shell Oil Has Promised To Honor A Goal With Only A 5 Percent Chance Of Success

Energy | Tim Pearce
FILE PHOTO: Shell's company logo is pictured at a gas station in Zurich

‘Goal is so unlikely that it is not worth planning for’

World's Oil Cartel Says It Wants To Fight Global Warming

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: OPEC logo is pictured ahead of an informal meeting between members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in Algiers

‘The Paris Agreement should be ‘win-win’’

Here's The Real Inconvenient Truth About The Global Warming Fight

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore attends Unlocking Financing for Climate Action session during the IMF/World Bank spring meetings in Washington, U.S., April 21, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘Direct air capture’

Countries That Don't Use Much Coal Sign A Pledge To Ban It

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Demonstration under the banner "Protect the climate - stop coal" two days before the start of the COP 23 UN Climate Change Conference hosted by Fiji but held in Bonn

None of the world’s top coal countries joined

Pope Francis Takes Veiled Jab At Trump On Global Warming

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis speaks with media on the plane as he travels from Poland back to Italy

‘We need an exchange that unites us all’

The USA Should Not Join Syria And A Bunch Of World-Class Polluters In the Paris Climate Pact

Opinion | Shoshana Bryen
Shutterstock /Sean Pavone, Shutterstock/testing

The United States has no obligation to fund anyone else’s program — or Chinese industry

Global CO2 Emissions Hit Record Levels One Year Into The Paris Climate Accord

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former Vice President Al Gore speaks at the Center for American Progress

‘This is the result of higher energy demand’

State Dept Is Withholding Paris Accord Documents, So A Think Tank Is Suing It

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a campaign rally for Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Ralph Northam (unseen) in Richmond, Virginia October 19, 2017. (Photo: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

This is the second Paris accord FOIA lawsuit

Who Made Jerry Brown President?

Politics | David Krayden
California governor Jerry Brown speaks during the COP 23 UN Climate Change Conference hosted by Fiji but held in Bonn, Germany November 11, 2017. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

‘We’re in the Paris Accord’

Report Seriously Undercuts A Favorite Global Warming Talking Point

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Demonstration under the banner "Protect the climate - stop coal" two days before the start of the COP 23 UN Climate Change Conference hosted by Fiji but held in Bonn

‘Gap between rhetoric and reality’

The Cost Of 'Climate Action': $5.2 Trillion To Avert 0.2 Degrees Of Warming

Energy | Michael Bastasch
People march during a demonstration under the banner "Protect the climate - stop coal" two days before the start of the COP 23 UN Climate Change Conference hosted by Fiji but held in Bonn

That’s on the low end

State Department Sued For Internal Records On The Paris Climate Accord

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley attend a working dinner with Latin American leaders in New York

‘We are withdrawing’

Can We Stop Pretending China Actually Cares About Global Warming?

Energy | Michael Bastasch
BEIJING - JUNE 15: An outstrected hand touches the Hammer and Sickle logo at an exhibition promoting the Chinese Communist Party on June 15, 2005 in Beijing, China. A senior official of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has urged officials in charge of discipline inspection and supervision to be fully aware of the vital importance of improving the Party's work style and building a clean government. (Photo by Guang Niu/Getty Images)

‘Coal will remain an important component of China’s energy mix’

Top WH Official Gave The Sharpest Rebuke Of WSJ's Reporting Yet

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. National Economic Director Gary Cohn (L) and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin unveil the Trump administration's tax reform proposal in the White House briefing room in Washington, U.S, April 26, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Carlos Barria)

‘I don’t know how to say it any more clearly’

White House To Push 'More Efficient And Cleaner Fossil Fuels' At Meeting With Foreign Climate Ministers

Energy | Michael Bastasch
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and Director of the White House National Economic Council Gary Cohn chat as they arrive with U.S. President Donald Trump (unseen) at White House after a trip to Springfield, Missouri, in Washington D.C., August 30, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria -

‘More efficient and cleaner fossil fuels’