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Surge in court cases over climate change shows increasing role of litigation in addressing the climate crisis
2021-01-27 16:05:54

Surge in court cases over climate change shows increasing role of litigation in addressing the climate crisis

Climate litigation cases have spiked in recent years, making the courtroom increasingly relevant to efforts to address climate change around the world

What changes to environmental stewardship will 2021 bring? Here’s what business leaders say
2021-01-26 12:25:03

What changes to environmental stewardship will 2021 bring? Here’s what business leaders say

With COVID-19 infections and deaths continuing to rise and the entire world feeling the economic impact of the pandemic, getting the coronavirus under control is an immediate priority

The world needs to wake up to long-term risks
2021-01-25 13:05:41

The world needs to wake up to long-term risks

For the last 15 years the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report has been warning the world about the dangers of pandemics

Biden returns US to Paris climate accord hours after becoming president
2021-01-22 15:45:20

Biden returns US to Paris climate accord hours after becoming president

Joe Biden has moved to reinstate the US to the Paris climate agreement just hours after being sworn in as president, as his administration rolls out a cavalcade of executive orders aimed at tackling the climate crisis

Vladimir Kosterin: is people's health a priority of the state?
2021-01-22 13:50:32

Vladimir Kosterin: is people's health a priority of the state?

On January 19, 2021, was held a meeting in the Ecology Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, dedicated to the issue of reducing emissions from large combustion plants

Portugal on track to become coal-free by year end
2021-01-15 16:15:39

Portugal on track to become coal-free by year end

The Sines coal plant in Portugal went offline at midnight yesterday evening (14 January), leaving the country with just one remaining coal power station in operation, which is scheduled for closure in November