Gov. Tom Wolf's Power-Plant Carbon-Pricing Plan Nears Finish LineThe centerpiece of Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to fight climate change took another step Tuesday toward the final regulatory threshold to impose a price on carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel-fired power plants in Pennsylvania.
Gov. Tom Wolf Takes Next Step To Impose Price On Greenhouse Emissions From Power PlantsGov. Tom Wolf’s administration on Tuesday solidified its intention to begin imposing a price on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants next year as part of a multi-state consortium, over the protests of coal- and gas-region lawmakers and elements of the energy industry.
Scientists: Climate-Whipped Winds Pose Great Lakes HazardsA newly published report says powerful wind gusts linked to global warming are harming water quality in Lake Erie and perhaps elsewhere in the Great Lakes.
Report: Climate Crisis Will Profoundly Affect The Health Of Every Child Alive TodayThe climate crisis is already hurting our health and it could burden generations to come with lifelong health problems.
U.N. Global Warming Report Carries Life-Or-Death WarningA U.N. report says limiting global warming to just under a single degree could mean the difference between life and death for many people and ecosystems.
Trump Says East Could Use Some 'Global Warming' This WeekendPresident Donald Trump is using the bitterly cold temperatures forecast for the East Coast to knock climate change.
Trump Signs Order Rolling Back Environmental EffortsDeclaring "the start of a new era" in energy production, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that he said would revive the coal industry and create jobs.
La Niña May Be To Blame For Unseasonably Warm WinterWhen you see the polar ice cap melting and temperatures this warm in Pittsburgh in February, how can you not think global warming.
Unofficial National Park Service Twitter Fires Off At President TrumpAfter a few National Park Service tweets on climate change were deleted, a new unofficial account is firing at President Donald Trump.
For Third Straight Time, Earth Sets Hottest Year RecordGovernment scientists say the Earth sizzled to a third straight heat record last year.
Weather Will Become More Extreme By End Of The Century, Study FindsA study finds that the world will lose, on average, 10 'mild' days a year by the end of the century.
Study: Man-Made Global Warming To Cause 95 Percent Of Very Hot Days By 2050If you find yourself sweating out a day that is monstrously hot, chances are you can blame humanity. A new report links three out of four such days to man's effects on climate.
Rubio's Climate Change Views Could Hurt 2016 Presidential BidThe presidential hopeful has acknowledged that the climate is changing, but has expressed skepticism that it is being caused solely by humans.
Study Finds Methane Emissions Dropping In USResearchers have found that methane emissions from local natural gas distribution systems across the U.S. have decreased in the past 20 years.
Warm Winter: Report Says Eastern US Alone In Having Extremely Cold FebruaryAlthough in Pittsburgh – and in other parts of the East Coast – we shivered through February’s record-breaking cold, we were pretty much alone.