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Steggall unveils climate change bill and push for MPs conscience vote

Independent MP in Australia’s House of Representatives Zali Steggall has unveiled a new plan to deal with climate change this morning, calling for an...

Australia to take new emissions reduction target to UN Glasgow climate...

Australia will take a new long-term emissions reduction target to November's United Nations climate summit, as the conservative Liberal-National government weighs up whether to...

Antarctica records hottest temperature ever, amid rising concern over melting ice...

A research base in the Antarctic has recorded the hottest temperature ever for the continent amid rising concern about global warming that has caused...

New study warns humanity threatened by perfect storm of crises

More than 200 top scientists have warned the world is facing a series of interlinked crises that threaten the existence of humans, because the...

UN Secretary General says Australian fires create vicious circle

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has described smoke from Australia's bushfires as "a literal vicious circle" wrapped around the globe and proof "what happens...

Huge jump in Aussie EV sales underscores massive untapped potential

According to the Electric Vehicle Council (EVC) while a 203 per cent jump in Australian electric vehicles (EV) sales for 2019 is welcome, it...

EU power plant emissions show sharpest fall since 1990, drop 12%...

  Greenhouse gas emissions from the European Union’s electricity sector fell 12 per cent last year, the sharpest drop since at least 1990, due to...

Launching climate summit, UK brings forward ban on new petrol and...

Britain will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2035, five years earlier than previously planned, Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson...

New energy analysis predicts Australia to hit 50% renewable electricity by...

At the same time as scientists issued a strongly worded appeal to political leaders to cut carbon emissions a new energy market analysis by...

Scientists open letter demands ‘deep cuts’ to greenhouse gas emissions

Scientists specialising in fields ranging from climate to fire and weather science have written an open letter to Australia’s leaders demanding urgent and immediate...

UK energy regulator unveils plan to support renewables, electric vehicles

Britain’s energy market regulator Ofgem has laid out a plan to support the growth of renewable energy and get 10 million electric vehicles (EVs)...

To boost solar capacity India bets on barren land, rail tracks

As India looks to cut its carbon footprint and accelerate clean energy production the finance minister has said the country aims to boost solar...

Australia aims to boost east coast gas supply, clean energy in...

Australia’s conservative Liberal-National government began a push to boost natural gas supply and renewable energy as part of a $2 billion deal with its...

Global airline group to use carbon exchange platform to address climate...

The c (IATA) is teaming up with a company to develop a carbon exchange platform where airlines, and passengers, can purchase offsets aimed at...

AGL’s Queensland big battery deal to support clean energy shift

Under a deal involving AGL Energy and Vena Energy Australia one of Australia's biggest batteries will be built in Queensland, which will play a...

Top researchers warn Australia ‘ground zero’ in climate crisis, must show...

According to Australian Research Council (ARC) laureates Australia’s current position as “ground zero” for both the impacts of climate change and policy uncertainty presents...

German cabinet backs exit from coal power by 2038 at latest

A government spokesman has said the German government cabinet has backed plans to exit coal as an energy source by 2038 at the latest...

Sainsbury’s criticises UK climate goal as it targets 2040 for net...

The United Kingdom’s second largest supermarket chain, Sainsbury’s, has committed itself to have net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040, a decade ahead of...