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OP-ED: The Earth is burning

OP-ED: The Earth is burning

The Conversation UK

Tue, Jun 29 2021

There are currently no grounds for optimism that we will meet the 1.5°C target by 2050

Nature-based solutions should be an...

Nature-based solutions should be an...

Climate Change

Fri, Jan 22 2021

Even though the term nature-based solutions is relatively young, its philosophy is being practiced globally...

Pandemics, climate change intensify...

Pandemics, climate change intensify...

World

Thu, Dec 3 2020

Last two decades have seen a 54% increase in heat-related deaths among older people

OP-ED: What the latest Nobel economics...

OP-ED: What the latest Nobel economics...

The Conversation

Fri, Oct 16 2020

In winning the Nobel prize in economics, Wilson and Milgrom show that it is possible to have your cake...

BP: Fossil fuel demand to take historic...

Fossil fuel demand to plummet

Commerce

Mon, Sep 14 2020

BP, in 2020, extended its outlook into 2050 to align it with the company’s strategy to slash the...

Investors launch climate plan to get...

Investors launch climate plan to get...

World

Wed, Aug 5 2020

'Countries, cities and companies around the globe are committing to achieve the goal of net zero...

Denmark to introduce green taxes on...

Denmark to introduce green taxes on...

Europe

Mon, Jun 22 2020

As part of a broader climate deal set to reduce Denmark's carbon emissions by 3.4 million tonnes,...

New Zealand passes law aiming for net...

New Zealand passes law aiming for net...

World

Thu, Nov 7 2019

The bill, spearheaded by her centre-left Labour-led coalition government, was passed with cross party...

Saving with solar

Saving with solar

Editorial

Sat, Sep 21 2019

The government has understood that the solution lies in switching to solar

An inefficient design

An inefficient design

Anik Kabir

Thu, May 16 2019

Skyscrapers are an environmental folly that should be avoided 

Food for the future

Food for the future

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, May 9 2019

Are our diets harming the environment?

Trump climate deregulation could boost...

Trump climate deregulation could boost...

North America

Wed, Mar 6 2019

The increase from the world's second-biggest greenhouse gas emitter behind China would hobble global...

Global carbon emissions set to rise...

Global carbon emissions set to rise...

World

Thu, Dec 6 2018

World emissions grew by 1.6% last year and will increase even more this year due to the sustained use...

Experts: Use concrete blocks as brick...

Experts: Use concrete blocks as brick...

Event

Wed, Sep 19 2018

The burning of coal, wood and bamboo to manufacture bricks contributes about 23% of Bangladesh's...

Rising carbon levels threaten diets...

Rising carbon levels threaten diets...

World

Mon, Aug 27 2018

Nearly 200 countries reached an agreement two years ago in Paris to curb emissions

'Saving our planet is the thing to...

'Saving our planet is the thing to...

Magazine

Sun, Apr 22 2018

How you can start saving the environment from this Earth Day

Study: Rainforests cause more carbon...

Study: Rainforests cause more carbon...

Around the Web

Sun, Oct 1 2017

'As always, trees are removing carbon from the atmosphere, but the volume of the forest is no longer...

A carbon tax to fight climate...

A carbon tax to fight climate...

Editorial

Mon, Feb 13 2017

We need to be smart about the climate battle, and do so without hurting the dynamism of our economy