The report finds that there's no way to stay within 2℃ warming without a significant drop in land-based emissions
The Zoigê grasslands may greatly benefit from removing the fences that divide them, but entrenched interests and government policy are pushing in the other direction.
Mohammed Barkindo believes that the oil industry is part of the solution to the scourge of climate change.
Between 1991 and 2015, Greenland's ice sheet has added about 0.02 inches per year to sea level.
Eight EU nations pledge to phase out use of coal by 2030; move aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions, deliver on Paris deal
As per officials, eight of the European Union's 28 countries have pledged to phase out coal for electricity production by 2030 to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
The main drivers of this were a robust global economy & heating & cooling needs in some countries.
While methane from cow farms stays roughly 12 years in the atmosphere, CO2 accumulates for millennia.
Global diets are the largest driver of emissions, biodiversity loss, & deadly algae blooms.
The demonstrators in yellow jackets have rallied around one particular government policy: a looming hike in fuel taxes in France.
USAID is an independent agency of the US federal government that is primarily responsible for administering civilian foreign aid and development assistance.
Earth is approaching 'tipping points' that could accelerate global warming beyond our capacity, warn scientists
As climate change drives up temperatures, earth comes ever closer to dangerous 'tipping points' that could accelerate global warming beyond our capacity to reign it in
Climate change: Many countries pin hopes on India, China as US likely to withdraw or play minimal role
Trump doubts global warming has a human cause and says he will decide on a campaign threat to "cancel" the Paris Agreement,
Microsoft co-founder and noted philanthropist Bill Gates is leading a round of investments focussing on fighting climate change. With the announcement of the Breakthrough Energy Ventures (BEV) fund, Gates has got together the who's who of technology world to participate in the energy ventures fund
For the first time, under the impetus of ISRO and the French Space Agency, space agencies of over 60 countries have agreed to monitor climate change
The agreement acknowledges the development imperatives of developing countries and their right to development.
Delhi’s transport sector produces six times as much greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) as that of Kolkata’s, five times as much as Ahmedabad’s and three times as much as Greater Mumbai and Chennai, according to a study.
In effect, lip service has been paid to “equity” and “differentiation” but there is no way in the agreement to operationalize these concepts.
Those expecting a lasting solution to the air pollution in New Delhi or an international compensation package for ‘loss and damage’ caused by extreme weather events such as in Chennai from the Paris deal would be disappointed.
On investment towards adaptation measures, the minister said that public resources have to address the concerns of adaptions as private companies in developing countries are not coming forward to invest.