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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All New British Columbia Light-Duty Vehicles Will Be Zero Emissions By 2040
2019-06-11 13:05:08

All New British Columbia Light-Duty Vehicles Will Be Zero Emissions By 2040

British Columbia government passed the Zero-Emission Vehicles Act (ZEVA). This legislation requires all new light-duty vehicles like cars and trucks sold there to be zero emissions vehicles by 2040

Toronto releases first ever resilience strategy
2019-06-06 14:35:43

Toronto releases first ever resilience strategy

The city’s Resilience Office engaged with more than 8,000 Torontonians and 75 partner organisations to develop the resilience strategy

‘Ground-breaking innovation’ needed in cities, where battle for sustainable development will be won or lost, says UN agency chief
2019-06-05 10:10:05

‘Ground-breaking innovation’ needed in cities, where battle for sustainable development will be won or lost, says UN agency chief

If the battle to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is to be won or lost in cities, then they need to achieve a lasting impact on communities and to ensure that no one is left behind

Pollution could be harming every part of your body. Here’s how
2019-05-30 15:15:03

Pollution could be harming every part of your body. Here’s how

It’s not just the environment that pollution is harming, it’s also our bodies

California restaurants can now add a 1% surcharge to help fight climate change
2019-05-23 14:20:54

California restaurants can now add a 1% surcharge to help fight climate change

The money will go to a public fund that helps farmers who use practices that reduce carbon in the atmosphere

Amsterdam announces plan to ban all polluting cars by 2030
2019-05-23 14:00:14

Amsterdam announces plan to ban all polluting cars by 2030

Amsterdam announced its plan to replace all gasoline and diesel-powered cars and motorcycles with electric vehicles by 2030