The European Commission must still propose specific legislation for the European Parliament to pass. But this morning's deal is a sign that the necessary political compromises and understandings are in place.
Can a little-known, fledgling industry make the oil and gas industry more efficient and a little less dangerous to the climate by tackling methane leakage? A new report offers a close look at "methane mitigation."
On Thursday, after a week of upper house turmoil, Australian prime minister Tony Abbott's Liberal-National Coalition in the Senate voted to scrap the country's nascent carbon price and emissions trading scheme.