Climate Analytics Report: EU Needs to Shut all Coal Plants by 2030

In a new report, A Stress Rest for Coal in Europe under the Paris Agreement, Climate Analytics says: The EU will need to phase out CO2 emissions from all of its coal plants in the next 15 years if it is to meet the Paris Agreement’s long-term temperature goals The...
Why the 1.5C climate limit matters in the Maldives

Why the 1.5C climate limit matters in the Maldives

By Thoriq Ibrahim @Thoriqibrahim For all the progress made in the Paris Agreement, there was always a risk that the treaty would be seen as an end point in the international effort to tackle climate change and not the beginning of a generational challenge. Download...
IPCC session examines pathways to 1.5°C temperature limit

IPCC session examines pathways to 1.5°C temperature limit

By World Meteorological Organization The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is holding its 44th Session in Bangkok, Thailand, on 17-20 October 2016… Download Press Release (English, Pdf) World Meteorological Organization Photo Caption: ; Photo...
Montreal Protocol

Montreal Protocol

By Roger Harrabin The first deal limiting greenhouse gases from international aviation has been sealed after years of wrangling… Download Press Release (English, Pdf) BBC News Photo Caption: Air travel accounts for as much CO2 emission as the nation of Germany...