Many of the oil services companies employed when new fields are developed have been laying off workers, and oil companies have been taking write-downs of their assets.
Cutting-edge research helps revive European plans for many homes to have their own turbines as part of a clean-energy revolution.
The nuclear industry faces an uncertain future as the building boom is hit by unexpected costs and delays.
A major US financial firm has begun to divest from plantations that produce an oil widely used in processed foods -- and it hopes others will follow financial firm has begun to divest from plantations that produce an oil widely used in processed foods—and it hopes others will follow.
Governments around the globe find public opposition to the gas extraction method growing because of concerns that the practice will worsen climate change.
Researchers say agricultural systems incorporating the cultivation and conservation of trees can aid in combating climate change, in feeding the world and in raising farmers’ profits.
Cities and towns across Europe are being warned to adapt to the battering they face from intense storms as extreme weather events become more frequent.
Leading scientists say most people remain unaware of the fact that climate change is already a stark reality and will continue to get worse unless drastic action is taken.
With the effects of climate change threatening food supply as population grows, “China is positioning itself for the struggle to come—the struggle to find enough to eat,” says a leading U.K. climate scientist.
Unleashing a fourth industrial revolution on Europe is the bold aim of a report on how to make the Continent’s buildings carbon-neutral energy producers.