How Trump's NEPA overhaul could affect 3 projects
President Trump's proposed changes to the National Environmental Policy Act open the door for more cursory reviews of planned projects like power plants, pipelines, and visitor centers at national parks. Here's how three projects could be affected.
Trump is set to alter NEPA, upend years of climate planning
It took seven years for President Obama to get federal agencies on the same page about considering the climate impacts of proposed projects. That could be reversed by regulations expected to be released by the White House as early as today.
As fires rage, Australia pushes to emit more carbon
Australia's catastrophic brush fire season comes as the country continues to insist on a climate loophole that critics say would undermine the Paris Agreement's objective of keeping global warming to relatively safe levels.
The world comes together on climate — then the U.S. retreats
On Dec. 12, 2015, negotiators from 195 countries gathered in an abandoned airfield outside Paris to set in motion a plan to avert catastrophic climate change.
U.N. talks limp to a close with no deal on carbon trading
MADRID — More than two weeks of U.N. climate talks ended yesterday with little headway on a key issue related to the Paris climate accord. The impasse frustrated both activists and negotiators and raised fresh worries about the future of the planet.