Biden’s climate duo of Kerry and McCarthy puts U.S. back in global warming fight

John Kerry and Gina McCarthy must deliver a new, ambitious pledge to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions and win back trust from foreign allies in the coming days.

US must halve emissions to galvanize global climate action — UN chief

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres wants the United States to commit this week to at least halving its greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 -- a move he said could unlock similar action from the world’s other large emitters.

World has 'historic' opportunity for green tech boost, says global watchdog

Global efforts to minimize the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic present an historic opportunity to scale up the technologies needed to speed a transition to cleaner energy, the head of the world's energy watchdog says.

Climate activists to emerge stronger from coronavirus crisis, says Greta Thunberg

"Today is Earth Day and that reminds us.. we need to tackle both the corona pandemic ... at the same time as we tackle climate and environmental emergency."