Angel Gurría, secretary-general of the OECD, says a deal to tackle climate change can be achieved at the COP21 conference in Paris, which begins today.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from Paris where the COP21 conference on climate change which begins today.
Sarah Perkins-Kirkpatrick, research fellow at University of New South Wales, says there is a consensus among most global nations that action needs to be taken.
Senior negotiators on Sunday began thrashing out a new global deal to curb climate change as the president of China landed in Paris.
The UN climate change summit COP21, is the first time countries will have legally-binding pledges, says Rosemary Lyster, director at the Australian Center for Climate and Environmental Law.
Obama will arrive in Paris on Sunday night, hoping to make climate policy a flagship achievement of his presidency. The NYT reports.
France has offered a key concession to the U.S. on the eve of historic climate talks in Paris, the Financial Times reports.
At the Paris climate talks clean energy innovation is the real key to success, says Jason Bordoff. Just ask Bill Gates.
Caribbean and Southeast Asian countries are the most at risk of climate change impacting their credit ratings, Standard & Poor's said on Thursday.
If after months of hearing about COP21, you're still confused about what the fuss is all about, this will make it clear and easy.
Shares of Spanish renewables giant Abengoa were down around 25 percent, a day after the company began insolvency proceedings.
The World Bank is calling for $16 billion in funding to help Africa and its people adapt to climate change.
Running a small business can be tough at the best of times, but trying to run one without a reliable source of power adds a whole new dimension.
CNBC's Martin Soong reports how India's weather changes cause food price volatility.
One California farmer's idea: flood fields with storm runoff from El Nino now, so that it won't cost as much to pump next summer.
One British company is using plasma to transform waste into energy. How?
The pollution from Indonesia's forest fires is fading, but months of being cooped up inside might give Singaporeans something that outlives the haze.
AquaBounty has received approval from the FDA to sell its AquAdvantage salmon in the US, but critics have denounced the 'frankenfish.'
The Philippine's crowded capital, Manila, is notorious for its traffic jams and pollution. How is innovation helping to change this?
Global average temperature last month was a bigger jump from the average than September's, according to NOAA and NASA.