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November 2019

Eight leading AC manufacturers and innovative technology companies in running for the Global Cooling Prize

Multiple Benefits Symposium highlights how to influence energy-saving investments

Extinction Rebellion aims to turn up political heat with hunger strikes

How do we convince climate change deniers? That’s the wrong question.

Finally, the public wants action on the climate crisis. Now politics must catch up

Wealth alone won't save countries from climate change

Greener, longer life: More trees reduce premature deaths in cities

Study: No EU country has calculated transport decarbonisation costs

Tech route to greener cities only 'smart' if residents follow

Fossil fuel production on track for double the safe climate limit

COP25 to keep ocean focus despite moving to Madrid

Is carbon-neutral beef the future of Australia’s beef sector?

Putin attacks ‘strange’ European plans to reduce gas usage

Grid-interactive efficient buildings are the future, and utilities can help lead the way

Decarbonising the construction industry: Can Europe lead in low carbon buildings and infrastructure?

Berlin and Brussels should realise that e-fuels for trucks are a bad, expensive bet

Offshore wind carry EU to meeting Paris goals, says IEA

Can carbon offsets tackle airlines’ emissions problem?

British Columbia tops provinces in Canada’s first-ever energy efficiency scorecard

Daniel Caspary MEP: Raw materials ‘need a sustainable deal, not a green deal’

Over half of India's coal-fired power plants set to miss emission norm deadline

Breaking new ground: The EU’s push for raw materials sovereignty

Investors step up pressure on global energy watchdog over climate change

Financing the energy transition: Where’s the money?

Renewable energy: climate crisis 'may have triggered faster wind speeds'

Climate change and the bleak prognosis for human health

MEP: Clean technology mix needed to decarbonise transport

Yemenis go solar amid war energy shortage

Venice hit by another exceptional high tide; worst week in 150 years

The Amazon: on the frontline of a global battle to tackle the climate crisis

Scientists and climate advisers condemn Tory environmental record

Climate activists block Geneva airport's private-jet terminal

If you can’t talk about climate when the country is burning, when can you?

California and nearly two dozen other states sue Trump administration for the right to set fuel-efficiency standards

France to end tax breaks for palm oil in biofuel

French gas networks could mix in green hydrogen in future, say operators

German ministers urge EU to lead the way at COP25 in Madrid

European Investment Bank ends lending to fossil fuel projects

French banks still fund coal despite finance minister’s plea

EU ETS a threat to renovation of buildings: Analysis concludes

Political agreement on EU tyre labelling 'will save equivalent to 4 million cars’

Shell announces support for Europe's first sustainable aviation fuel plant

Germany makes legal changes to ease completion of Nord Stream 2

Wildfire threat darkens California dream, residents say

Flood, fire and plague: climate change blamed for disasters

Is coal power winning the US-China trade war?

Green Climate Fund expands support to more than 100 developing states

Growing demand for SUVs 'could negate electric car benefits'

The world’s foremost energy outlook is still leading us to catastrophic climate change

Singapore state investor Temasek to be carbon neutral by 2020

Climate change exposes future generations to life-long health harm

Germany to sit out decisive EIB vote amid fossil fuel row

First Arab astronaut to visit ISS urges climate protection on Earth

How do efficiency programs serve low-income communities? New study takes a look.

Nuclear power ‘dead and alive’, S&P proclaims

Air pollution nanoparticles linked to brain cancer for first time

Stakeholders push for progress on France’s climate adaptation plans

Do more now or risk climate catastrophe, IEA warns

Circular economy erected as ‘number one priority’ of European Green Deal

Greta Thunberg leaves US with simple climate crisis message: vote

Norway flaunts its green credentials – so why is it drilling more oil wells?

EU bank tees up fossil fuel compromise ahead of crucial vote

Economic opportunity should see US get on board with shipping clean-up

G20 heads in the wrong direction on climate action

A clean and healthy environment should be a basic human right – international law could make it one

Banks taking only ‘superficial’ climate action, study reveals

Murder of Indonesia palm oil activists shows growing threat, rights groups say

Indigenous leader calls for EU action against firms over Brazil deforestation

EU plots climate deal with China

Sinking suburban "home" drifts down Thames in watery climate protest

Qantas joins IAG in pledge to slash emissions to counter climate change

Climate change deniers’ new battle front attacked

Climategate 10 years on: what lessons have we learned?

Worried by climate change, EU moves to end fossil fuel funding

Biogas plant that will fuel the transport sector in UK gets the go-ahead

Questions raised over UK's state-backed fund for electric car charging

Dense, well-planned cities are part of a sustainable future, says Singapore minister

'Greta Thunberg effect' driving growth in carbon offsetting

Residents told to leave homes as downpours bring floods across northern England

Fed sees climate change shaping economy, policy

‘No way around electrification,’ BMW says

Europe needs to double electricity share to meet climate goals – EU official

Nine EU countries urge new Commission to tax aviation more

New TV test method underpins world-leading European energy policy

Metals are Europe’s climate compass. Here’s why

New Zealand passes law aiming for net zero carbon emissions by 2050

Renewable fuels will not solve aviation's climate dilemma - industry experts

Our food system is broken. Here’s how we fix it

Climate finance climbs but 'tectonic' shift urged to meet needs

Budapest declares climate emergency, teases carbon-neutrality

Selling electricity to neighbours: Technically feasible, but not in practice

Green cement? Captured carbon may fuel new markets and help climate

Half of China’s investment in Kazakhstan is in oil and gas

Majority of UK public back 2030 zero-carbon target – poll

Towards a more sustainable Europe: the potential of standards

Death by dirty cooking

Italy to put sustainability and climate at heart of learning in schools

Macron takes dig at Trump over climate pact exit: ‘I deplore some choices’

London police ban on Extinction Rebellion was unlawful, court finds

Sea levels set to keep rising for centuries even if emissions targets met

US Paris Agreement withdrawal prompts new thinking on how to exert pressure

‘Sector coupling’: The EU energy buzzword no-one can actually pin down

GM’s siding with Trump administration reveals a lack of commitment to clean, efficient vehicles

Bangladesh seen as climate threat by boosting coal reliance

UK launches £315m new tech fund to help industry cut emissions

Southeast Asia’s dependence on fossil fuel subsidies ‘like crack cocaine’

Climate crisis: 11,000 scientists warn of ‘untold suffering’

China targets individual behaviour with 'green living' campaign

Most countries' climate plans 'totally inadequate' – experts

No fly zone: I didn't catch a plane for a year and saved 19 tonnes of Co2

IEA: Time to act as global energy efficiency progress drops to slowest rate since start of decade

Carbon-neutral flying already technically feasible, says German transport expert

Red alert for blue planet and small island states

EU’s new list of energy projects includes 32 gas facilities

US airlines attack Germany’s planned air ticket tax

Oil and gas majors must cut production by a third to meet climate targets: report

Carbon levy should fund cleaner shipping fuels, say top executives

Indian capital banishes some cars in hope of clearing the air

Climate action needs better products

I applaud Bristol for banning diesel vehicles. But why not ban all private cars?

High time we start taking renewable electricity seriously as a transport fuel

Merkel wants Germany to have 1 mln electric car charging points by 2030

Shale gas fracking wasted ‘millions of taxpayers’ cash’, say scientists

Fracking halted in England in major government U-turn

Climate change, pandemics, biodiversity loss: no country is sufficiently prepared

Greenhouse gas emissions from diesel vehicles cancelled out cuts from renewable energy

Puerto Rico poised to benefit from energy efficiency, but opponents get the facts wrong

Madrid to host UN climate summit after Chile pulls out

Uncertainty over UN talks must not delay climate action, green groups say

ANALYSIS: Chile urged not to lose environmental steam after cancelling UN talks

OCBC is now coal-free: Singapore bank drops out of final coal project

Greenhouse gas emissions from diesel vehicles cancelled out cuts from renewable energy

IEA call for proposals to speed up global action on energy efficiency

October 2019

Tesco announces major plans to source power directly from wind and solar farms in the UK

Can Southeast Asia quench corporate thirst for renewable energy?

Chile cancels APEC trade summit and major climate gathering after riots

EU to assess five critical minerals in low carbon quest

Climate emissions from tropical forest damage 'underestimated by a factor of six'

Homes destroyed, hundreds more evacuated as Los Angeles wildfires spread

Climate change could leave southern Britain ‘unable’ to support crops

Natural gas to be ‘substantial part’ of Singapore’s energy mix for next 50 years

What’s next after lighting? Regional leaders offer diverse responses

Climate crisis affects how majority will vote in UK election – poll

Climate crisis: business leaders say cost to taxpayers will spiral unless new policies introduced

In Chile's Atacama Desert, a cautionary tale for bold renewable energy vows

Climate change could put development goals beyond reach, UN official warns

It’s time to scrap the Energy Charter Treaty

Catholic church denounces ‘attacks’ on Amazon people and forest

Climate crisis – here’s what the experts recommend we do

Rising sea levels pose threat to homes of 300m people – study

Murray Energy files for bankruptcy as U.S. coal decline continues

EU should revise fiscal rules to free up spending on climate - advisers

Farmer to sue German government over failure to tackle climate change

'The climate doesn't need awards': Greta Thunberg declines environmental prize

How to make the Green Climate Fund a better force for change

Technology will not save us from climate change – but imagining new forms of society will

‘Living laboratory’: New Dubai city pushes for green revolution in the desert

Thousands told to evacuate as Los Angeles wildfire spreads to more than 500 acres

French financial sector poorly accounts for climate risks, says Bank of France

Super-rich fuelling growing demand for private jets, report finds

A lightbulb moment for nuclear fusion?

Wait eight seconds longer for your kettle – and cut your carbon bill

Nearly half of UK adults have defeatist attitude to personal climate impact, poll claims

Russian draft climate law gutted after industry intervention

As rich countries slow walk green finance, Putin offers Africa an alternative

Green Climate Fund replenishment fails to fill hole left by Trump’s US

Dirty air is the killer poisoning us all while the government just spouts hot air

The real reason some scientists downplay the risks of climate change

Swiss politics goes Green with a capital G

Offshore windfarms 'can provide more electricity than the world needs'

Glacial rivers absorb carbon faster than rainforests, scientists find

How can China tame waste and emissions from e-commerce and freight?

SUVs second biggest cause of emissions rise, figures reveal

France loses diesel pollution fight in EU court

EU regulator clears UK’s billion-pound power back-up scheme

Honda speeds up plans to electrify car models in Europe

How well are we tracking the health impacts of energy efficiency programs?

The environment could be the big winner of Canada’s election

EU legislators split over 2020 budget, risk climate funding delays

Oil and gas giants spent 250m on EU lobbying since 2014: green groups

EU coal power plants incurred €6.6 billion losses in 2019, study reveals

We are letting banks off the hook for financing environmental destruction - that must change

No-deal Brexit could add £bns to UK energy costs

Organic farming produces more carbon emissions because it takes up more land, study finds

Emmanuel Macron’s war on climate activism

Amazon rainforest 'close to irreversible tipping point'

Safety and environmental campaigners lining up against SUVs

Bioenergy, forestry sectors jump on EU’s green finance bandwagon

First 100% electric black cab for 120 years launches in London

UK capacity market déjà vu: A solution that’s still in search of a problem

Messianic Perry preaches nuclear to sceptical Europeans

Neste join forces with Fortum for new clean energy agreement

These celebrities cause 10,000 times more carbon emissions from flying than the average person

Australia is the only country using carryover climate credits, officials admit

How green is your bond? EU battle lines drawn on investment rules

What is the real cost of cheap Russian gas?

Exxon, New York prosecutors face off in climate change fraud trial

Climate change hampers progress on fighting epidemics: Global Fund

As climate impacts hit, cities are still struggling to prepare, researchers warn

‘Green’ jobs see slight rise in Germany