Palm oil is the world's most used oil. With demand skyrocketing, land-use concerns in the climate community have led to a major effort to improve best practices. Now the world's biggest palm oil company has released a landmark policy indicating big changes.
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China's environment is feeling the wear and tear of the country's three-decade growth spurt. Decisions from a recent high-level meeting are the latest indication that it's no longer all about the economy.
Former energy secretary Steven Chu told Canadian business leaders to focus more on renewable energy and less on the Keystone XL pipeline when considering the future of the North American energy industry.