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<div>Oil collected from Brazil's northeastern coast rises to 600 tonnes</div>
Brazil has collected more 600 tonnes of oil from its northeastern beaches since Sept. 12, the government said on Monday, more than double an estimate of oil and sand collected by state-run oil company Petrobras.
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<div>Thousands could be affected by PG&E's latest planned power cutoffs</div>
People in more than 180,000 homes and businesses in California could find themselves in the dark as Pacific Gas & Electric again plans to shut off power in parts of 17 counties for up to two days, as a preventive measure against wildfires.
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<div>California 'veered' out of its lane in climate pact with Quebec: U.S. lawsuit</div>
The United States on Wednesday sued California and other state entities for entering a climate agreement with a Canadian province, saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy, in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state.
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Rising seas, stress levels spawn climate anxiety support groups
On a rainy night in the basement lounge of a church, five people sat in a circle and nibbled on snacks as they talked about their personal struggles.
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<div>The battle to break plastic's bonds</div>
US chemists have turned plastic into motor oil, but the scientific battle to break down the tide of plastic waste continues.
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Green groups ask French court to order Total to disclose environmental steps in Uganda
Six French and Ugandan campaign groups have asked a French court to order energy major Total to disclose how it is addressing the human and environmental impact of a Ugandan oil field, green group Friends of the Earth said on Wednesday.
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Clean getaway: Meat waste joins biofuels at luxury jet show
At the world's biggest industry show in Las Vegas luxury jets are luring buyers with their sleek silhouettes, plush cabins - and increasingly, their use of alternative fuels.
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<div>Google claims 'quantum supremacy' for computer</div>
The company claims a quantum computer has surpassed conventional devices for the first time.
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Climate: 100% organic farming would boost emissions
Going fully organic in England and Wales would require more imports of food and increase carbon output.
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<div>'Molar Berg': Getting a measure of Antarctica's big new iceberg</div>
Scientists use satellites to run the rule over the White Continent's latest mega-berg.
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<div>Bezos floats 'national team' to build Moon lander</div>
Four aerospace firms will team up in a bid to build a lunar landing system.
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How liquid air could help keep the lights on
The UK will build the first ever liquid air energy storage plant, based on an idea from a backyard inventor.
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