‘It’s a lit fuse:’ Release of ancient carbon from melting permafrost measured. Canadian Press

Global warming is melting the Greenland Ice Sheet, fast. Guardian

California lawmakers approve extension of climate change law. Associated Press

As temperatures rocket, cities fight heat waves. ClimateWire

Persistent drought kills millions of trees in California forests. NPR

English village becomes climate leader by quietly cleaning up its own patch. New York Times

As the world burns, the rich cruise in luxury through a melting Arctic. Huffington Post

Zika virus: Local transmission taking place in Miami Beach. Miami Herald

Zika may cause brain damage in adults, too. Bloomberg

Southern California fire flared up at 5 acres. a day later, it covered 25,000. New York Times

US CO2 emissions from natural gas will top coal in 2016. Greentech Media

US regulators unveil final rule on truck emissions limits. Reuters

Trump bets on dramatic fossil fuel production increase. E&E News

Two former Republican EPA administrators throw support to Clinton. Washington Post

In corporate march to clean energy, utilities not required. InsideClimate News

An epic Middle East heat wave could be global warming’s hellish curtain-raiser. Washington Post

Global climate deal likely to enter into force in 2016: study. Reuters

Do oil companies really need $4 billion per year of taxpayers’ money? New York Times

Apple can sell power as tech giants boost investments. Bloomberg

From now on, every government agency will have to consider climate change. Washington Post

Death Toll from India flooding rises, 7 million displaced. Telesur English

Climate change divide bursts to forefront in presidential campaign. New York Times