Why a Historic Emissions Drop from COVID Is No Cause to Celebrate

The greenhouse gas reductions highlight the difficult road ahead to substantially limit global warmingA message asking people not to travel is displayed as a car travels along the almost deserted M3 motorway near Fleet, south west of London on March 29, 2020. Credit: Adrian Dennis Getty Images In 1945, as World War II came to…Continue Reading

Scientist maps CO2 emissions for entire US to improve environmental policymaking

With intense wildfires in the western U.S. and frequent, intense hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico, the nation is again affected by extreme weather-related events resulting from climate change. In response, cities, states and regions across the country are developing policies to reduce their emissions of greenhouse gases, chiefly carbon dioxide (CO2). Even though many…Continue Reading