The Department of the Interior has canceled a luncheon on Monday to award offshore drilling operators for exemplary safety and environmental management.
David Kennedy of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration admits fear to the Associated Press: "This is a very, very big thing. And the efforts that are going to be required to do anything about it, especially if it continues on, are just mind-boggling."
By sharing waste and resources -- participating in an ecosystem rather than a survival of the fittest -- companies can save money and drastically reduce their environmental footprints. But doing so requires subverting the traditional corporate mindset.
A White House briefing on the Gulf Coast oil spill, which is five times more aggressive than previously thought, laid the blame squarely on the oil company's shoulders.
With the climate changing, Arnold Schwarzenegger wants to be ready. And he's got a 200-page strategy.
What has the heir to the British throne been doing with himself for the past 30 years? Apparently, making a documentary about climate change.
After nine years of controversy and heated negotiations, U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced that the Cape Wind project is set to launch.
Attempts to control the Gulf Coast oil spill have reached desperate levels, threatening both wildlife and the chances of a comprehensive climate bill.
Yes, and rising temperatures could be responsible for a host of other ailments -- including a major problem for the health insurance industry.
Scientists have invented a new platinum alloy that may help fuel cell technology over its price hump.
The slick is now 50 by 33 miles and is expected to reach the shore as soon as Saturday.
Which parts of the Eastern seaboard will be swallowed by rising seas? This EPA scientist can tell you. Too bad no one's listening.
Hypocrisy may run rampant, but it's time for the White House to step in.
The South Carolina Republican is getting an enormous amount of flack for subtracting his initial from the Kerry-Graham-Lieberman energy bill. The decision could be fatal for the bill's prospects.
A sunken oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico is leaking 1,000 barrels of oil a day, which could make it more difficult to corral Democratic votes for a climate bill.
How much trouble does climate change mean for agriculture? Just ask the wine industry.
Conservative news outlets have downplayed ties between meat and global warming. Here's why they're wrong.
Over at Wired, one of our Climate Desk partners, Dave Bullock previews a new solar panel material being developed at Caltech and Alexis Madrigal looks into a high-powered green energy R&D group headed by Bill Gates.
Harry Reid is reportedly considering tackling immigration reform before climate legislation. Lindsey Graham is not pleased.
Move over, hemp tote bags: These eco-capitalists see profit in fixing the planet.
Climate Desk collaborator Mother Jones has uncovered new details about the Kerry-Graham-Lieberman climate bill, which will be formally unveiled on Monday. The big news is that the senatorial trio has scored the backing of three of the five major oil companies.