China plans tougher goals, beefed-up inspections in war on smog
2018-07-20 17:15:19

China plans tougher goals, beefed-up inspections in war on smog

China will set more stringent targets for improving the nation’s air quality under a new three-year plan, as Beijing prepares to beef up a nationwide crackdown on polluters in its years-long campaign to clear its notoriously toxic skies


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Scientists examine threats to food security if we meet the Paris climate targets
2018-04-03 13:25:55

Scientists examine threats to food security if we meet the Paris climate targets

Even with aggressive climate policies to limit global warming, food security in some areas will be threatened

The Junior Go European Championships started in Kyiv
2018-03-29 15:10:21

The Junior Go European Championships started in Kyiv

From 29 to 31 March Kyiv will host the Junior Go European Championships. Representatives of 18 European countries came to the tournament

Avoid ‘mutual aggravation’ of the complex link between water scarcity, forced migration, UN agency warns
2018-03-21 17:45:35

Avoid ‘mutual aggravation’ of the complex link between water scarcity, forced migration, UN agency warns

The worst impacted are those dependent on agriculture, explained José Graziano da Silva, the Director-General of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), noting that some among them

Watch The Growth Of Cities Using 100% Renewable Energy
2018-03-05 13:50:19

Watch The Growth Of Cities Using 100% Renewable Energy

As nations drag their feet on even modest climate change commitments, cities continue to take up the slack, particularly in taking up clean energy. More than 40 cities worldwide

Freakishly Warm Weather in the Arctic Has Climate Scientists 'Stunned'
2018-02-28 15:15:45

Freakishly Warm Weather in the Arctic Has Climate Scientists 'Stunned'

During the Arctic winter, when the sun hides from October to March, the average temperature in the frozen north typically hovers around a bone-chilling minus 4 degrees Fahrenheit

BP Forecast: Shared, Autonomous EVs Will Help Drive to Peak Oil Before 2040
2018-02-28 10:10:59

BP Forecast: Shared, Autonomous EVs Will Help Drive to Peak Oil Before 2040

Under the Evolving Transition (ET) scenario, which assumes that policies and technology continue to evolve at a speed similar to that seen in recent past, oil demand slows and eventually plateaus in the late 2030s