Sounding optimistic after four years of battling climate change with little help from the federal government under the Trump administration, Mayor Jim Kenney said Friday that Philadelphia will aim to become carbon neutral by 2050.

Dinner cast-asides are packed in bags, cages as bulwark against waves, storms, rising seas.

The new year wasn't yet a week old when we learned that the beginning of 2021 is going to feel a lot like the 52 weeks of misery that was 2020.

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In the aftermath, some people are deciding to just begin new lives elsewhere. The pandemic and longstanding housing problems haven’t made the choices any easier.

The authors say their message is meant to give a "cold shower" to leaders who can help make positive changes for the planet.

Estonia's long history of polar research, coupled with its current scientific and technological expertise, would allow it to make important contributions to the Arctic Council as an observer, President Kersti Kaljulaid told an international audience on Thursday.

Officials expect to complete cleanup in four to five years, depending on federal funding.

The Indigenous Guarani people from the São Paulo coast are traditional consumers of jussara palm hearts and have been instrumental in reversing the palm's decline by planting thousands of trees inside their reserve.

On a warm November afternoon, Parul Haldar balanced precariously on the bow of a small wooden dinghy, pulling in a long net flecked with fish from the swirling brown river.

How a small radio station in India helps protect fishers and the ecosystems they rely on.

Famed architect Frank Gehry has unveiled a bold plan to transform the river into more than just a concrete flood channel and establish it as an unprecedented system of open space. But there are critics.

The former Secretary of State is drawing heavily on Obama administration alumni and Foggy Bottom personnel to fill out his staff.

In 2018, community members in Ban Boon Rueang, in Thailand's northern Chiang Rai province, successfully campaigned against plans to convert a wetland forest into a special economic zone.

World leaders aiming to make 2021 "a milestone for the mobilization for nature" have met for the year's first major environment summit. The event saw pledges to protect the planet and funds for Africa's Great Green Wall.

Commitment to protect land and marine ecosystems made at One Planet Summit hosted by French president Macron.

Google is trying to rehabilitate the data center’s image, by turning one into a big battery.

Communities in Kinango have become self-dependent in food production but serious challenges remain.

Young and old are the most vulnerable to deadly heat predicted by a new model.
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