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'We must do our part to mitigate climate change'—The military’s pollution problem

The United States and other countries have said they are committed to reducing military emissions - a major producer of greenhouse gases, with more emissions than many industrialized nations - but there is no consistent methodology and reporting requirement for emissions.... Read more»

How a powerful U.S. lobby group helps big oil to block climate action

The American Petroleum Institute receives millions from oil companies – and works behinds the scenes in what politicians describe as the trade group’s defining role in setting major obstacles to new climate policies and legislation.... Read more»

Bottom-up approach may break climate change logjam

Few expected the Cancun meeting of U.N. climate negotiators to conclude in a treaty for greenhouse gas reductions. Instead, the likely outcome may simply be a package of incremental though significant measures designed to make progress on key climate issues. ... Read more»