Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 22:11
Delaying efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions could cost the US USD 150 billion per year, the White House warned today in a report on the economic consequences of inaction on climate change.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 17:31
Human activities are directly responsible for rising levels of atmospheric water vapour, the most abundant greenhouse gas and a key driver of global warming, scientists say.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 09:55
The US space agency is to launch on Tuesday a satellite that tracks atmospheric carbon dioxide, a leading greenhouse gas that contributes to global warming.
Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 19:23
A new study has claimed that rising temperatures can increase the amount of greenhouse gases emitted naturally by the oceans.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 08, 2014, 01:59
Nuclear power plants in the United States increasingly risk closure amid growing competition from cheap natural gas, which experts said could hamper President Barack Obama`s efforts to combat climate change.
Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 09:54
With 19 months to go until the deadline for a new, global pact on climate change, the United States` top negotiator cautioned today against unrealistic expectations, saying the deal "won`t be perfect".
Last Updated: Saturday, May 17, 2014, 13:17
Climate scientists who have posed questions about the relevance of global warming issues are reportedly being ostracized.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 27, 2014, 16:20
Environmentalists have warned policy makers that if they do not act upon the impending dangers of human-made climate change now and continue to wait, then it might be too late.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 23:29
Coordinated efforts by China and India will help in moving both the countries towards global sustainability goals in carbon emission, a leading Chinese daily said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 18:56
In a finding that is seen as a significant factor in reducing global warming, a new NASA-led study confirmed that natural forests in the Amazon remove more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere than they emit.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 12:46
A team of researchers used rainbow-like light phenomenon observed on Venus cloud tops to identify the components of the planet`s acidic cloud cover.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 20:45
The Australian government`s climate change agency warned today that Canberra`s five per cent emissions reduction target was "not credible" compared with other countries and called for it to be tripled.
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