This year's El Niño could bring heavy rains to the entire state of California, including northern regions.
Republican presidential candidats have mixed, and sometimes opaque, views on climate change and global warming, and what to do about it.
Beleaguered auto giant Volkswagen is facing calls to compensate drivers affected by the diesel emissions scandal.
Could kites hold the key to cleaner, cheaper energy? Sustainable Energy takes a look.
Two companies built carbon extraction systems to pull greenhouse gases out of the air...and sell it.
For environmentalists around the world plastic is becoming a major headache. Could worms offer a solution?
Volkswagen will cut investment at its biggest division by 1 billion euros a year and speed up cost cutting, the carmaker said on Tuesday.
Leonardo DiCaprio is keen to take the drama unfolding around Volkswagen's emissions scandal to the silver screen, according to reports.
Pollution from the burning of Indonesia's rain forests appears to be claiming another casualty: physical fitness in Singapore.
Seasonal pollution from crop burning in Indonesia's rain forests is taking a toll on Singapore's economy, with small businesses feeling the burn. CNBC's Pauline Chiou has more.
Both cities boast enviable transport systems and low crime rates, but expensive real estate. So given the choice, which would you choose as home?
Pictures and numbers describing the historical rain and flooding across South Carolina and North Carolina.
Here is a cluster of facts and figures about the historical rain that fell across South and North Carolina.
Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, weighs in on whether other automakers are cheating on their emissions tests.
This was intentional, says Rep. Frank Pallone, (D-N.J.), weighing in on Volkswagen's rigged emissions test and why the automaker should face the most severe action possible if found guilty.
This company is looking to light up off-grid, rural African communities using an innovative "pay-as-you-go" system.
Indonesia's president said on Thursday that he had asked Singapore, Russia, Malaysia and Japan for help to put out forest fires.
Decades after one of the worst nuclear disasters in history, animals are spotted near Chernobyl. But other researchers are skeptical.
An MIT start-up has developed technology that is dramatically improving the way milk can be stored in rural areas.
Volkswagen's incoming chairman warned managers that the automaker's diesel-emission scandal poses "an existence-threatening crisis for the company."