Switzerland announced its post-2020 climate action plan yesterday – first country to submit its contribution to the international climate agreement.
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Despite adjustments to temperature data in the Arctic, the overall global warming trend remains the same.
Big oil is under pressure to disclose climate change risks to their business. Here’s how they could do it.
It can be tempting to think that people who disagree with you are mad, bad or simply stupid. This is often what happens when it comes to debates about climate change and to do about it.
All eyes are on India this week, as President Obama is set to make an unprecedented second trip to meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Minister Hunt’s claim that emissions cuts slowed dramatically while the carbon price was in place is incorrect.
6 years ago, Pope Benedict XVI installed more than 1,000 solar panels on the Vatican’s audience hall, helping him earn him the sobriquet of the “Green Pope”. Pope Francis may just go one step further. He could tip the balance against fossil fuels, as the world’s wealthiest institution takes on the world’s most powerful industry.
The collapse in global oil prices is good for the climate, and clean energy. Big Oil has put Arctic drilling on hold because it no longer makes economic sense. That will allow extend the world’s carbon budget, and result in capital flowing to renewables.
Vattenfall’s CEO Magnus Hall likens the selling of its lignite operations in Germany to E.On’s recent decision to dump centralised fossil fuel generation.