In the richest countries, health costs associated with the fuels is six times larger than the grants the industry receives, report shows.
Much of that will have to be spent on expensive technologies engineered to suck 1,000 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide from the air by 2100, a new study shows.
The secretary of state and former head of ExxonMobil says he will be at the 2020 World Petroleum Congress in Houston “in some capacity, one way or another."
Environment minister Nicolas Hulot (pictured) announces the decision as part of a renewed commitment to the Paris climate accord.
A new report reveals that public financing by the world's wealthiest governments belies their nations' stated commitments to the Paris climate goals.
It is only when we face the bleak future before us that we can begin to use the words “hope” and “resistance.”
The president is attempting to lay the foundations for a world in which fossil-fuel powers will contend for supremacy with post-carbon, green-energy states.
A move by the United States to scrap the accord could have a domino effect on the participation of other countries and probably would speed up global warming.
Over 3,000 veterans are backed by prominent progressives as peaceful action on behalf of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe gets underway.
By 2020, solar will be a cheaper source of energy in India than imported coal. But converting the subcontinent to renewable energy is an enormous task.