At Davos, UN chief urges ‘big emitters’ to take climate action
2020-01-24 13:30:37

At Davos, UN chief urges ‘big emitters’ to take climate action

The world is “doomed” in the face of climate change unless major industrial nations reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, UN Secretary-General António Guterres told business leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos


News

Scientists to take 1.5m-year-old ice samples for climate research
2019-04-01 13:25:59

Scientists to take 1.5m-year-old ice samples for climate research

Scientists are planning to extract ice samples from more than 1.5m years ago in a bid to discover more about our ancient climate – and hopefully learn more about our future climate

Оil traders are now watching workers’ phones to spot problems at refineries
2019-03-26 13:05:59

Оil traders are now watching workers’ phones to spot problems at refineries

In the $40 trillion global oil-trading market, the smallest clue can be worth millions

Banking on Climate Change – Fossil Fuel Finance Report Card 2019
2019-03-25 13:05:50

Banking on Climate Change – Fossil Fuel Finance Report Card 2019

A report released endorsed by 163 organisations around the world, reveals that 33 global banks have provided $1.9 trillion to fossil fuel

The electricity needed to power new EV hitting
2019-03-21 10:10:00

The electricity needed to power new EV hitting

The US market for electric vehicles is broadening out now, beyond California. For several years the Golden State took about half of all US sales of EV; but in 2018 that share dropped from 50% to 43.6%

В Европарламенте анонсировали отказ от использования угля к 2030 году
2019-03-19 10:10:32

В Европарламенте анонсировали отказ от использования угля к 2030 году

Европарламент призывает к решительным действиям по борьбе с загрязнением воздуха и призывает к быстрому поэтапному отказу от угля

Air pollution deaths are double earlier estimates: study
2019-03-18 10:10:28

Air pollution deaths are double earlier estimates: study

Air pollution causes 790,000 premature deaths every year in Europe and 8.8 million worldwide, more than doubling recent assessments, according to a study