Research shows link between temperature rise and human influence, says head of UN climate panel
2017-03-28 11:25:35

Research shows link between temperature rise and human influence, says head of UN climate panel

Speaking today at a United Nations forum to invigorate political momentum on climate change, the head of a major UN panel on climate change underlined that human influence on the climate system cannot be disputed


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Global Risks report 2017
2017-01-13 12:35:12

Global Risks report 2017

The Global Risks Report 2017 features perspectives from nearly 750 experts on the perceived impact and likelihood of 30 prevalent global risks as well as 13 underlying trends that could amplify them or alter the interconnections between them over a 10-year timeframe

World's largest post-combustion CCS plant comes online
2017-01-12 13:10:57

World's largest post-combustion CCS plant comes online

NRG Energy and JX Nippon announce Petra Nova plant in Texas has been completed "on-budget and on-schedule". The world's largest post-combustion carbon capture and storage facility is officially up and running and has already captured 100,000 tons of carbon emissions at a coal plant in Texas

Protect your business from data theft
2017-01-12 11:40:12

Protect your business from data theft

In 2016, the theft of passwords from internet titans is no longer an exception. Just when it seemed like the year was winding down, having left us with the surprising news of what until was considered the highest magnitude cyberattack in history suffered by Yahoo

VW in advanced talks for multi-billion settlement on U.S. criminal probe
2017-01-11 14:15:37

VW in advanced talks for multi-billion settlement on U.S. criminal probe

Volkswagen and the Justice Department are nearing a deal to resolve criminal and civil allegations over the German automaker's diesel cheating while it won long-awaited approval from the Environmental Protection Agency to fix about 70,000 diesel vehicles

Huge Antarctic iceberg poised to break away
2017-01-11 10:10:47

Huge Antarctic iceberg poised to break away

An iceberg expected to be one of the 10 largest ever recorded is ready to break away from Antarctica, scientists say. A long-running rift in the Larsen C ice shelf grew suddenly in December and now just 20km of ice is keeping the 5,000 sq km piece from floating away

Record hot year may be the new normal by 2025
2017-01-10 13:00:55

Record hot year may be the new normal by 2025

The hottest year on record globally in 2015 could be just another average year by 2025 if carbon emissions continue to rise at their current rate, according to new research published in the Bulletin of American Meteorological Society