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


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Fossil fuel big five 'spent €251m lobbying EU' since 2010
2019-10-24 16:20:59

Fossil fuel big five 'spent €251m lobbying EU' since 2010

Report comes amid calls for set up of firewall to protect politics from industry influence. Analysis of the European commission’s record of meetings shows gas and oil industry lobbyists held 327 meetings with top EC officials since 2014

Go European Championship held in Kyiv
2019-10-04 17:20:34

Go European Championship held in Kyiv

On September 28-29, 2019, an event was held in Kiev for everyone who is interested in intellectual sports. The capital of Ukraine for the first time hosted the European Go Championship for students

The growing market for clean energy portfolios
2019-09-18 14:10:48

The growing market for clean energy portfolios

Over the past 20 years, the United States has expanded natural gas use dramatically for electricity generation. With persistent low gas prices, the industry continues to plan new gas infrastructure, including both new power plants

Ozone on track to heal completely in our lifetime, UN environment agency declares on World Day.
2019-09-17 15:10:55

Ozone on track to heal completely in our lifetime, UN environment agency declares on World Day.

The phaseout of controlled uses of ozone-depleting substances has not only helped replenish the protective layer for future generations but is also helping guard human health by filtering harmful rays from reaching Earth

‘Extinction crisis’ pushes countries to agree stronger protection for global wildlife‘Extinction crisis’ pushes countries to agree stronger protection for global wildlife
2019-09-13 15:15:05

‘Extinction crisis’ pushes countries to agree stronger protection for global wildlife‘Extinction crisis’ pushes countries to agree stronger protection for global wildlife

At-risk wildlife that is facing a “growing extinction crisis” received a boost on Wednesday, as countries wrapped up a marathon meeting in Geneva, by agreeing to increased protection measures

Electric buses will take over half the world fleet by 2025
2019-09-11 10:10:56

Electric buses will take over half the world fleet by 2025

The number of electric buses will triple within seven years, and virtually all of them will be in China