posted on February 13, 2015 at 1:04 PM
The number of solar industry jobs in Nevada more than doubled last year, the fastest per capita growth in the nation, a nonprofit research and education group said in a new report Thursday.
posted on February 13, 2015 at 1:02 PM
U.N. negotiators on Friday produced an early draft of what eventually should become a landmark climate deal in Paris next December, piling on suggestions to make sure the document reflected every country's wishes.
posted on December 20, 2013 at 5:25 PM
Residents of California endured another round of wildfires this week. The latest fire tore through dry vegetation in the scenic Big Sur region south of San Francisco.
And a change in weather patterns may be coming to the Great Plains and points...
posted on November 1, 2013 at 5:23 PM
Strong storms dumped more than a foot of rain in central Texas Thursday, killing two people. Up to 14 inches of rain fell in the Austin area prompting authorities to rescue hundreds.
posted on November 1, 2013 at 10:45 AM
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The governors of Pacific coastal U.S. states and a Canadian province official on Monday vowed to collectively combat climate change by coordinating polices that place a price on greenhouse gas pollution and mandating...
posted on January 14, 2013 at 9:13 AM
The Missouri River has received a special blessing from an Iowa church that hopes the ceremony will make the river holy and reduce flooding and drought.
posted on January 14, 2013 at 9:07 AM
A national report says Nebraska was one of two states that experienced its hottest and driest year on record in 2012.
posted on May 4, 2012 at 3:36 PM
The Obama administration said Friday it will for the first time require companies drilling for oil and natural gas on public and Indian lands to publicly disclose chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations.
posted on May 4, 2012 at 3:04 PM
The University of Iowa has received over $6.7 million in federal funds to demolish buildings destroyed in the 2008 flood.
posted on May 4, 2012 at 3:01 PM
Illinois climate experts say the state had a rare phenomenon this year: April's weather was cooler than March.
posted on February 3, 2012 at 7:38 PM
The Department of Labor is called to task over who can work on the family farm. U.S. cattlemen ride herd over the smallest numbers in six decades. And climatologists cast a weather eye on the future. Market analysis with Darin Newsom.