Our webinars are designed for broadcast meteorologists so they can keep up to date on the current state of climate science. They are free and count 0.25 points toward AMS/CBM recertification.
Aug 28, 2019
The National Park Service (NPS) turned 103 years old this week. Since their inception on August 25th, 1916, America’s national parks have become treasured areas of wilderness and beauty among American and international tourists, exceeding 318 million visitors in 2018.
Jul 2, 2019
In this festive week, we’re celebrating new and updated tools to help tell your climate story—from rising CO2 to renewable energy generation that limits CO2. Graphics for July 4th extremes are also available.
Mar 20, 2019
Happy World Water Day! We explore how the increased flooding, drought, and heat from climate change are impacting our water supply.
Climate Matters in the Newsroom
Sep 19, 2018
Our new tool estimates amounts of local solar and wind generation.
Sep 19, 2018
Wind and solar energy are making rapid increases into the U.S. energy grid and fueling economic job growth. Next week, Climate Central will release a wind and solar forecasting tool that enables broadcast meteorologists to bring daily renewable-electricity generation information into their forecasts.
Apr 18, 2018
Solar is shining this Earth Day, with the cost of solar energy plummeting and solar increasingly powering communities across the U.S.
May 24, 2017
A car's climate impact depends on three main factors: the efficiency of the car, the distance driven, and in the case of electric and plug-in hybrid cars, how the electricity it uses is generated.
Mar 29, 2017
U.S. wind energy capacity has grown by a factor of seven in the last decade, adding jobs to the economy and slowing the increase of greenhouse gas emissions.
Jun 15, 2016
Generation of electricity from solar panels depends on time of year, latitude, and atmospheric conditions.
Jun 19, 2013
The energy generated from solar power varies by location, time of year, and cloud cover.