Study: Greenhouse Gas Emissions Could Cause Extinction Of Certain Birds In The AreaAccording to a new report from the National Audubon Society, greenhouse gas emissions could cause 14 species of birds in the area extinct.
Gov. Tom Wolf Failed To Reach Climate Change Agreement With Republican-Controlled LegislaturePennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is taking a big step in his effort to fight climate change in the nation's fourth-biggest emitter of greenhouse gases.
Pittsburgh Students Call For Climate Change Action, Join Global StrikeMillions of people around the world, including Pittsburgh, walked out of their schools and workplaces today to demand urgent action on climate change.
Pittsburgh Public Schools And Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto Offer Conflicting Messages On Climate StrikeWith young people preparing for the Global Climate Strike here in Pittsburgh, the Mayor and Pittsburgh Public Schools are offering conflicting messages.
EPA Proposal Would Ease Rules On Regulation Of Methane Gas EmissionsThe EPA announced a proposal to ease regulation of methane emissions, a particularly potent greenhouse gas believed to contribute significantly to climate change.
Pittsburgh Beefs Up Climate And Energy Efforts, Names New AdvisorsThe City of Pittsburgh has new climate and energy czars.
The Climate Crisis Could Make It More Dangerous To Play Sports OutdoorsAbout this time every year, there are news reports about student-athletes who collapse during practice while getting ready for a big game. Heat illness can lead to death and injury among athletes, and a new report examines why the risk could be rising.
A University Has Banned Beef To Help Fight Climate ChangeBeef burgers, burritos and other enduring student dishes are off the menu at a London university -- in order to help the fight against the climate crisis.
Soldiers and Sailors Hall To Host Town Hall Meeting On Climate ChangeA town hall meeting on climate change will be held in Oakland on Wednesday.
Pete Buttigieg Proposes Pittsburgh For Climate Change Summit During Democratic DebateThe mayor of South Bend, Indiana, mentioned the city during Thursday night's Democratic presidential primary debate.
Gov. Tom Wolf Wants Power Plant Emission Plan To Fight Climate ChangeGov. Tom Wolf wants Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled Legislature to authorize the state to join a regional consortium that sets a price and caps on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants.
Warmer, Wetter Weather Has State, Local Leaders ConcernedLast year was the wettest on record in Pittsburgh, and this year is already looking like it will follow the trend.
Gov. Tom Wolf Issues Executive Order To Reduce Greenhouse GasesWarning that climate change is all too real – “The threat that we're confronting is not an abstract problem” – Governor Wolf signed an executive order on Tuesday in Pittsburgh.
Gov. Wolf Sets Goals For Pa. To Cut Greenhouse Gas EmissionsGov. Tom Wolf is stepping up the fight against climate change and setting targets to slash Pennsylvania's greenhouse gas emissions over the coming decades.
Study Claims Higher Temperatures, Climate Change Linked To SuicideA new study from Stanford University is claiming that suicide rates will continue to rise as the Earth gets hotter.