Pro-science Terry McAuliffe has been elected governor of Virginia over Ken Cuccinelli, the leader of a witch hunt against climatologist Michael Mann.
UNEP report finds 2020 global emissions would be 18-27% above level required to limit warming to 2°C – and that’s if countries deliver promised cuts.
The Abbott-led LNP is prosecuting climate policy as a social polarisation between two conflicting sets of values, principally those of science and ideology.
Rooftop PV shaves power consumption in eastern states as Tas hydro hits highest ever annual level; nationwide decline in gas-fired generation accelerates.
The gas boom that eroded coal’s share of the US power sector looks set to bust. But it’s unlikely coal can step into the breach.
Obama has issued an Executive Order establishing a new task force that will work to make U.S. communities more resilient to climate change-related impacts.
The UN Green Fund could be used for a vast program of financing solar, wind and other renewable electricity technologies for developing countries.
Average summer temperatures in the Eastern Canadian Arctic are hotter than they’ve been in at least 44,000 years, and possibly as long as 120,000 years.
The man tipped to lead a federal review of the $5trn financial services industry says the climate problem is ‘severely overstated’.
As the effects of climate change become clearer, the political legacy of Tony Abbott’s carbon price repeal will likely be seen as an historic mistake.