by Jeff Spross Posted on July 21, 2014 Updated: December 16, 2014
City planners are grappling with many of the threats and possibilities for mitigating them, from streets that can double as canals to underground cisterns and floating buildings.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on July 17, 2014
Native American tribes will receive $10 million and rural power grids over $240 million under a new package of climate resilience measures announced Wednesday.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 29, 2014 Updated: June 4, 2014
With the beginning of hurricane season just around the corner, the environmental community is wondering what happened to the momentum built by the Bloomberg administration.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 16, 2014
The study points to the need to protect and restore coral ecosystems.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 21, 2014
As construction season begins along the Jersey shore, grant money for elevating homes is starting to trickle in.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 11, 2014
A new GAO report says the weather extremes wrought by climate change threaten America's energy supplies at every stage of production.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 5, 2014 Updated: March 5, 2014
The programs include funding for EPA's carbon emission rules, tax credits for green energy, a climate resilience fund, research spending, infrastructure spending, wildfire fighting, and more.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 19, 2014
Drought conditions exacerbate concentrations of contaminates in water supplies, drive up mosquito populations, and aggravate lung conditions.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 14, 2014 Updated: February 14, 2014
The announcement will be made in California, a state struggling with record-setting droughts helped along by climate change.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 5, 2014
Seven regional climate "hubs" will research and spread best practices in farming and livestock to both adapt to and prevent climate change.