Renewable energy bond issuance is set to take off in Asia as new regulations push banks to step back from extending loans to projects, the ADB said.
U.S. and China held "candid and to-the-point" talks aimed at managing the complex relationship between the world's two biggest economies, a U.S. official said.
Taking on the environmentally conscious outlook touted by Pope Francis can still lead to investment returns, a money manager said.
The Obama administration will propose on Friday new standards for big trucks designed to cut carbon emissions and lower fuel costs.
Scientists used the DNA found in illegally hunted elephant tusks to help African law enforcement agencies track ivory poachers.
Despite new FDA rules meant to clarify labels on sunscreen, many people do not understand what they're doing with it.
This ex-trader started Spartan Race to get in on the weekend warrior business. At first, he admits, it wasn't a "good" investment.
Tropical Storm Bill is Texas's second battle with storms in 2015, on the heels of deadly floods in May.
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.