Climate Change Authority report recommends ‘significant tightening’ of Australia’s existing emissions reduction target, to a 19% cut by 2020, and 60% by 2030. It also proposes a strict ‘carbon budget’, and a fund to buy cheap international credits.
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Sea ice extent in the far north of the Arctic dipped to record low levels in February.
New research shows that heat created mostly by anthropogenic climate change has caused unprecedented damage to ancient corals on the coast of WA.
Climate change will crash head-on with our current investment framework, which biases short-term performance and return. It’s time to play the finance industry on its own turf.
Destabilisation of the Jet Stream has caused frigid air to drain into north America and Eurasia, and push unusually warm air into Arctic.
NEM-wide emissions have fallen 14% over the past two spring seasons since the carbon tax was implemented. Something must be working.
The White House and major American businesses may be converging on how to assess the damage caused to climate by greenhouse gas emissions.
The next big international trade deals should focus on green growth.