A new study aims to offer new insights into countries’ historical responsibility for global warming, by translating a their emissions into a proportion of observed temperature rise.
In order to ensure a safe climate future, the world must invest an average of $1 trillion per year in clean energy — a goal known as the ‘clean trillion.’
The mighty Pine Island Glacier, the largest single contributor to sea level rise in Antarctica, has probably begun an irreversible retreat, warn scientists.
Indian activists are calling for the resignation of the new Environment Minister after his appointment brought the speedy approval of the Posco steel plant.
Green groups are accusing the European Commission of “turning a blind eye” to the dangers of fracking, as leaked guidelines suggest it has ditched plans for legally binding regulations for the shale industry.
The UK government is “going all out for shale” as Prime Minister David Cameron offers new incentives to local councils willing to accept the controversial industry.
The cold weather this week in North America is no indication that climate change has halted.
Ministers from eight countries are calling on the European Union to include “robust” goals for renewable energy use in its 2030 climate and energy package.