Reuters - 28 min ago
Climate change protesters briefly interrupted a high-profile speech by British Finance Minister Philip Hammond to leaders of the country's financial services industry on Thursday.
Reuters - 56 min 52 sec ago
Climate change protesters briefly interrupted a high-profile speech by British finance minister Philip Hammond to leaders of the country's financial services industry on Thursday.
BBC - 1 hour 18 min ago
Climate change protesters disrupt Chancellor Philip Hammond's Mansion House speech.
Sky News - 1 hour 26 min ago
A group of climate change protesters have disrupted the chancellor's speech at the annual Mansion House dinner.
Reuters - 1 hour 49 min ago
A push by most European Union nations for the world's biggest economic bloc to go carbon neutral by 2050 was dropped to a footnote at a summit on Thursday after resistance from Poland, the Czech Republic, Estonia and Hungary.
CBS News - 2 hours 30 min ago
Declassified spy satellite photos lead scientists to some startling conclusions...
Refinery29 - 2 hours 34 min ago
The end of the world is nigh. Or so we've been told approximately 300 times, until Armageddon was narrowly avoided thanks to a rogue scientist/unlikely hero/band of rebels dreamed up by the incredibly paranoid/relentlessly hopeful people who make movies. With things like climate change looming , end-of-the-world stories just got a lot scarier. Every fictional depiction of our demise serves a different purpose , from warning us of the idiocy of nuclear warfare ( Dr. Strangelove ) and scaring...
Quartz - 2 hours 53 min ago
Microbiologists issue warning to humanity: Ignoring microbes will backfire.
Reuters - 2 hours 59 min ago
A push to agree for the European Union to go carbon neutral by 2050 failed to get unanimous support at an EU leaders summit on Thursday, with the goal being moved to a footnote in the final summit statement.
The Independent - 2 hours 59 min ago
25 EU states backed the target but were vetoed by Poland, Hungary, and the Czech republic...
Twitchy - 5 hours 19 min ago
"Where have we heard that before?" The post ‘Please. Just stop’: NBC News shares year ‘civilization could crumble if we don’t stop climate change’ (and people have thoughts) appeared first on twitchy.com .
Roll Call - 5 hours 38 min ago
Blue states and green groups are gearing up to sue the Trump administration over its new carbon emissions rule finalized Wednesday, which critics say fails to address climate change and the public health risks associated with pollution from the power sector. The EPA's Affordable Clean Energy rule rescinds the Obama administration's ambitious Clean Power Plan and replaces it with less stringent guidelines for states and coal-fired power plants to reduce their emissions.
Reuters - 6 hours 10 min ago
Investors, developers and users of renewable energy at an industry conference in New York this week were buzzing about the state's ambitious plan https://www.reuters.com/article/us-climate-change-new-york/new-york-lawmakers-pass-aggressive-law-to-fight-climate-change-idUSKCN1TK2GT to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050.
Newsweek - 6 hours 21 min ago
"I have been in political coup attempts. I have been held hostage overseas. I have been jailed politically overseas," Oregon state senator Brian Boquist.
The Independent - 6 hours 26 min ago
'You realise we're just not going to protect a lot of these places'...
CBS News - 6 hours 52 min ago
Reservoirs dry up after poor monsoon season, leaving residents, schools and businesses to tap dirty wells and pay for bottled water...
Reuters - 7 hours 53 min ago
EU nations hoping to help lead the fight against global warming by agreeing to go carbon neutral by 2050 at a summit on Thursday engaged in last-ditch diplomacy to ease fears among central and eastern states that such a commitment could cost jobs.
Reuters - 7 hours 58 min ago
British lawmakers will hold a Citizens' Assembly to gather views on how to meet its newly-strengthened emissions targets, parliament announced on Thursday, in response to growing public unease over the climate crisis.
Sky News - 8 hours 3 min ago
Pink Floyd guitarist Dave Gilmour is selling some of his instruments and donating the proceeds to a climate change charity.
Reuters - 8 hours 40 min ago
The Netherlands and France are trying to convince fellow European nations at a conference in The Hague to end tax exemptions on jet fuel and plane tickets, as part of a drive to make the EU carbon neutral by 2050.
The Raw Story - 8 hours 51 min ago
On Wednesday, The Oregonian reported that GOP state Sen. Brian Boquist threatened to kill state troopers if they try to keep him in the Senate chamber to debate climate change legislation. “I’m quotable, so here’s the quote. This is what I told the [police] superintendent,” said Boquist to reporters outside the Senate chamber. “Send bachelors […]...
Reuters - 8 hours 58 min ago
The EU's 28 national leaders meeting in Brussels on Thursday are likely to embrace a more ambitious stance on fighting climate change but haggle over who should steer the bloc, including its monetary policy, in coming years.
Forbes - 9 hours 12 min ago
This strategic investor in Carbon Engineering is playing the long game.
Forbes - 9 hours 17 min ago
With coastal communities at increasing risk from storms and rising sea levels caused by climate change, a new report estimates that the U.S. will have to pour hundreds of billions of dollars into seawalls over the coming 20 years.