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December 2019

Aviation and shipping set to face differing fortunes under EU Green Deal

EU banking regulator: ‘No green economy if we encourage banks to be insolvent’

CO2-tracking satellites crucial for climate efforts, say space experts

Europe's 'carbon border tax' could hurt climate negotiations -China adviser

Buildings must be at the heart of the European Green Deal. Here’s why

Analysis: Global fossil-fuel emissions up 0.6 per cent in 2019 due to China

Tackling degraded oceans could mitigate climate crisis - report

Europe’s environment ‘at a tipping point’, EU agency says

Climate models have accurately predicted global heating, study finds

Paris climate deal: world not on track to meet goal amid continuous emissions

12 strategies to step up global energy efficiency – eceee, ACEEE, AEEE

Renovation is key to meet climate targets – BPIE report

IEA at COP25 presses for stronger action on energy efficiency

'The United States is still in': Nancy Pelosi defies Trump over Paris climate change agreement in Spain

COP25: ‘Signals of hope’ multiplying in face of global climate crisis, insists UN chief Guterres

In China, coal creeps back in as slowing economy overshadows climate change ambitions

Poor nations pay price as millions flee 'climate chaos', Oxfam says

Climate crisis: what is COP and can it save the world?

RE100 campaign tops 200 corporate members

Commission official: EU should re-examine renewable energy rules

Coal power becoming 'uninsurable' as firms refuse cover

Zero-hour on climate, but UN talks in another time zone

Von der Leyen to start with climate summit, Africa trip

What is Article 6? The issue climate negotiators cannot agree

Boris Johnson urged to challenge Trump on climate denial

Green finance sector expected to discuss issue of climate justice at COP25

Bank of England's Carney to become U.N. climate finance envoy

Poor states ‘need extra cash to combat climate crisis threats’

Governments should take stronger action on energy efficiency, according to global IEA survey

November 2019

Brazil's president accuses actor DiCaprio of financing Amazon fires, offers no evidence

Progressive businesses support a 55% carbon reduction target in Europe

The climate crisis is our responsibility, not our children’s

World’s second-largest ferry operator switching from diesel to batteries

German central banker pushes back on calls for ECB to fight climate change

Leak reveals Brussels’ draft plan for European green deal

Madrid climate talks to split nations into vanguard and laggard

JRC: Need to speed up building renovation to meet climate goals

European Parliament declares climate emergency

Parliament signs 2020 EU budget deal, boosts spending on climate action

Power and gas ‘coupling’ seen as key to EU’s zero-carbon quest

Demands grow for ‘global justice’ on climate damage at UN talks

Greening the blue: championing coastal climate solutions

Do NECPs from the 28 Member States meet EU transport decarbonisation targets?

UK leaders debate climate, with Boris Johnson replaced by ice sculpture

The five corrupt pillars of climate change denial

Implementing clean air rules the eternal problem, as EU countries told to raise game

IKEA to invest 200 mln euros in race to turn 'climate positive'

China says CO2 border tax will damage global climate change fight

Climate emergency: world 'may have crossed tipping points’

Paris, Berlin divided over nuclear’s recognition as green energy

Paris, Berlin divided over nuclear’s recognition as green energy

Angela Merkel criticises EIB decision to ban gas lending

Solar and battery storage: A clean solution to a dirty problem

Impact of air pollution on health may be far worse than thought, study suggests

EU climate investment falls behind China and the US

Yes, electric vehicles really are better than fossil fuel burners

UN calls for push to cut greenhouse gas levels to avoid climate chaos

Government seeks public views on how best to decarbonise by 2050

Carbon emissions show no signs of peaking

European Parliament splits over climate emergency motion

Weights show the way to cheap stored power

European coal power output sees ‘unprecedented’ decline

'A sly thief': Rising heat steals jobs and lives in eastern India

Greenhouse gases surge to record in 2018, exceeding 10-yr average rate: U.N.

COP25 will determine climate’s ‘crucial’ year

Construction clean-up looms as Green Deal approaches

At least four dead after massive floods hit southeastern France

Students accuse Cambridge university of 'greenwashing' ties with oil firms

Can we have net zero emissions and still fly?

Death toll from Kenya landslides rises to 56 as heavy rains lash country's north west

Weights show the way to cheap stored power

Estee Lauder signs renewable energy deal

Housing renovation plan will be ‘flagship’ of European Green Deal

Arctic’s oldest ice shows signs of change

Time to steer shipping into the EU carbon market

Altmaier’s planned ‘turbine-free zones’ could halve Germany’s wind energy potential

Why Europe should champion a carbon border tax

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

Companies control majority of US energy use, but most lack efficiency goals

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?

Why is aviation’s true climate impact being kept under the radar?

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

EU 2020 budget boosts climate action spending

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?