The Sierra Club is organizing grassroots activists to push Cleveland’s city leaders to commit to 100 percent renewable energy by the year 2050.
Cleveland ranks among the nation's top cities with the most preventable deaths related to air quality issues. Things are getting worse with climate change. Doctors and environmentalists see climate change as a public health crisis and an opportunity.
Power plant
Navajo President Russell Begaye says Trump "has not lifted a finger" to help save a major coal-fired power plant on the Navajo reservation.
portugal fire
The country was in mourning after the deadliest such disaster in its recent history, with many victims burnt as they were trapped in their cars around the epicenter in Pedrogao Grande.
A boy holds two baby sea turtles.
It's a bad time to be a sea turtle. They’re threatened by pollution. They get caught in fishing nets. Their habitat is being destroyed by coastal development. As if all that weren’t bad enough, they must also contend with egg poachers.
European Council President Donald Tusk, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker attend a signing ceremony during a EU-China Summit in Brussels, Belgium June 2, 2017.
In 2014, the US and China together paved the road to Paris. Now the EU's taking America's place.
Trump's dragon breath melts the earth ice cream cone
President Trump thought pulling out of the Paris climate accord would make other countries stop laughing at America. It didn't work.
Coal-fired power plants like this one in Wyoming are among the largest sources of climate-altering pollution in the US, and had been targets of Obama administration rules to significantly cut US emissions under the Paris Climate agreement. President Trump
The president says the 2015 Paris climate agreement "fails to serve America's interests." But it was written specifically to address US demands.
Oil wells near Williston, North Dakota have propelled strong growth in the state.
When I ask conservatives in Middle America about climate change, the mood nearly always grows tense.
Burial grounds in Majuro.
The Marshall Islands, where American scientists tested dozens of nuclear weapons, now face the challenge of rising seas.
Peace sign below the Eiffel tower
One way is fast and dramatic. The other is slower and leaves wiggle room.