[WASHINGTON] US emissions of carbon dioxide, the main greenhouse gas, spiked last year after falling for the previous three, as cold weather spurred natural gas demand for heating and as the economy...

[COPENHAGEN] AP Moller-Maersk A/S, the world's largest shipping company, plans to cut its net carbon emissions to zero by 2050...

BRITAIN is urging the European Union (EU) to support a global carbon market for emissions from airlines, a move that would probably supersede the bloc's own trading programme...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump said he has yet to read a UN report warning of global warming-caused chaos unless drastic action is taken and added that he is skeptical.

[LUXEMBOURG] European Union environment ministers will seek a compromise on Tuesday over how tough to be on curbing carbon dioxide emissions from cars and vans, with Germany warning too tough targets...

[INCHEON, South Korea] Avoiding global climate chaos will require a major transformation of society and the world economy that is "unprecedented in scale," the UN said Monday in a landmark...

[INCHEON, South Korea] Oil giant Saudi Arabia is seeking to block adoption of a key UN climate change report unless a passage highlighting the inadequacy of national carbon-cutting pledges is removed...

[SINGAPORE] As the world tries to curb carbon emissions, Singapore could be a testing ground for new ideas on how to reduce energy use through data and urban design, according to Chan Chun Sing, its...

THE Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has set aside S$5 million to co-fund the research and development (R&D) on cleaner marine fuel alternatives ahead of new emission standards...

[WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES] The Trump administration on Tuesday proposed replacing a signature Obama-era policy to combat climate change with a weaker plan that would let states write their own rules on...