Legislature's Lawyer Questions If Gov. Jerry Brown Can Order Greenhouse Gas CutsThe Democratic governor of California issued the order last year setting a new target for cutting carbon emissions to 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030.
Climate Change And Pets: More Fleas, More HeartwormClimate change doesn't just affect habitats for wildlife. It's also affecting cats and dogs.
Study: Lake Tahoe Warming Due To Climate ChangeLake Tahoe is among hundreds of lakes worldwide that researchers say are warming due to climate change.
Solar Lobby Questions Gov. Brown's Commitment To Solar Panel IndustryBrown recently signed an ambitious climate change bill, which would make 50 percent of the state’s energy use come from renewable sources by 2030.
Gov. Brown Heads To Paris To Push Pact On Curbing EmissionsCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown is heading to the U.N. Climate Change conference, which opens Monday, where he will promote the state's efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions and urge other states and provinces to sign on to his climate pact.
Study: Global Economy Could Tumble Due To Climate ChangeA new study reveals that the world’s economy could take a hit from climate change.
Gov. Brown Confronts Political SetbacksCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has grown accustomed to reveling in political victories since his return to the state capital in 2011, his national luster restored by shoring up the state's finances and the spotlight on his agenda to cut carbon emissions.
'Multibillion-Dollar Smoke Screen' Forces Scaling Back Of California Climate Change PackageBrown and Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, a Los Angeles Democrat, had pushed a far-reaching proposal to cut petroleum use by half, boost renewable-electricity use to 50 percent and double energy efficiency in existing buildings.
California's Climate Fight Comes Down To Late NegotiationsGov. Jerry Brown has made climate change the centerpiece of his final tenure by laying out the most aggressive benchmark in North America, which would reduce California's carbon footprint and boost the state's renewable energy use to 50 percent in 15 years.
Obama: Wildfires Worsened By Climate ChangePresident Barack Obama says wildfires in the western U.S. are getting worse in large part due to climate change.
Gov. Brown To GOP: 'It's Time To Act' On Climate ChangeAs Republican Party candidates gear up for their first big debate, Gov. Jerry Brown released and open letter Wednesday to make sure one issue isn’t forgotten: climate change.
Pharrell Williams Advocates For Greener Jobs, Climate Change ActionPharrell Williams' push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.