San Jose moves to ban natural gas in new residential buildings

(Reuters) – San Jose, the 10th most populous U.S. city and political center of Silicon Valley, on Tuesday moved to ban natural gas in most new residential buildings beginning... Read more »

Germany’s climate protection measures to cost 40 billion euros by 2023: source

BERLIN (Reuters) – Climate protection measures that Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives and their Social Democrat coalition partners want to unveil next week will cost at least 40 billion euros... Read more »

Senator Harris takes aim at Trump antitrust probe of automakers over emissions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Friday asked a government watchdog to look into the Trump administration’s decision to launch an antitrust probe... Read more »

Senator Harris takes aim at Trump antitrust probe of automakers over emissions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Friday asked a government watchdog to look into the Trump administration’s decision to launch an antitrust probe... Read more »

Malaysia sends half a million face masks to haze-hit state, shuts schools

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia sent half a million face masks to the eastern state of Sarawak and closed more than 400 schools there on Tuesday as a haze... Read more »

RPT-Carmakers near CO2 cliff-edge in electrification race

(Repeats story. No change to text) * EU goals require unprecedented CO2 cut within months * Vast product overhaul will weaken profitability * Fallout seen increasing threat to auto... Read more »

Investing in climate adaptation can spur trillions in benefits: report

FILE PHOTO: Two new icebergs are seen after breaking off from the Grey glacier in Patagonia, Chile March 9, 2019. Ricardo Jana/Courtesy of Chilean Antarctic Institute (INACH)/Handout via REUTERS... Read more »

‘You can’t break down’: Bahamas keeps up search of Dorian-devastated island

MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas (Reuters) – Rescue workers wearing white hazard suits carried out a grim search for bodies and survivors in the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas on Monday, as relief agencies... Read more »

Brazil indigenous agency worker killed in remote Amazon town

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Indigenist Maxciel Pereira dos Santos was murdered execution-style before members of his family in the Amazon town of Tabatinga, according to INA, a union group... Read more »

Hurricane Dorian makes landfall over North Carolina: U.S. NHC

A fallen tree and flood waters sit in a hotel parking lot after Hurricane Dorian swept through, in Wilmington, North Carolina, U.S., September 6, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake (Reuters) –... Read more »