France’s ecology minister, Ségolène Royal, has blamed Nutella, the popular chocolate and hazelnut spread, for damaging the environment.
Nautilus Minerals wants to be the world's first deep-sea miner, and says the ocean floor is the safest place to get needed minerals.
U.S. District Judge could be close to fining energy company BP for 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Times Picayune reported.
The U.S. could be completely powered by renewable energy by 2050, according to a report from Stanford University.
The Environmental Protection Agency is taking the first steps to address greenhouse gases emitted by commercial aircraft, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
EPA takes a first step towards regulating greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft.
Rumors that Molycorp may seek bankruptcy protection sent its shares plummeting last week.
World leaders have wrapped up a G-7 summit in Germany, with a stronger stance on climate change, among a wide range of issues. CNBC's Carolin Roth reports.
Group of Seven leaders meet on Sunday in the Bavarian Alps for a summit overshadowed by Greece's debt crisis and ongoing violence in Ukraine.
The EPA said in a Thursday report that it found no evidence fracking has a "widespread" impact on drinking water.
Despite extreme drought conditions causing restrictions in California, water itself isn't so expensive in the Golden State.
Contrary to expectations, California's water bills haven't gone up as the drought continues. Here's why.
Lower commodity prices have made recycling unprofitable, Waste Management CEO David Steiner tells CNBC.
Despite strict water restrictions, California's water parks are still wet, fairways are still green and showering at hotels is still possible.
Federal analysis projects that coal production, as well as carbon emissions, will drop significantly under proposed regulations.
Yes, companies need to do more on climate change. But, here's what they need first, according to leaders from the International Chamber of Commerce.
A new sonar system is inspired by one of mother nature’s masters: the bat. It is another example of the growing influence of biomimetics.
Jessica Alba and Brian Lee, founders of The Honest Company, say the start-up aims to manufacture safer and healthier products that are affordable.
Sonny Wu, co-founder & managing director of GSR Ventures and chairman of GO Scale Capital, explains the firm's decision to invest in China-based startup Lattice Power.
Governments globally charge prices for energy that do not account for its harmful side effects, amounting to a $5.3 trillion subsidy, the IMF said.