Australian government fast-tracks coal expansion on Great Barrier Reef
The Australian Government is to fast track the approval of the world’s biggest coal port, as environment minister Greg Hunt waives the environmental impact study on the dumping of dredging spoil onto sensitive wetlands.
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Sea ice melt is doubling the chances of severe winters in Europe, Central Asia
The risk of harsh winters in Eurasia will double over the next few decades due to global warming, new research shows.
David Waskow: 6 Action items after the Bonn climate negotiations
After the conclusion of the Bonn negotiations, here are six takeaways on what needs to happen in Lima to set the stage for an ambitious global agreement.
Developing countries take the lead in clean energy growth
In another sign of the unstoppable momentum in the clean energy transition, a new global study of 55 nations has shown that renewable energy growth in developing countries reached 143% between 2008 and 2013.
Daily TCK: Long road ahead to Lima as climate talks wrap up in Bonn
The latest round of the UN climate talks wrapped up in Bonn, labelled a missed opportunity for governments to shift gears in their negotiations to Paris.
IPCC Synthesis Report: What is the IPCC and why does it matter?
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is set to release the first of its Fifth Assessment Reports, representing the most comprehensive global overview to date of the science behind climate change.
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Daily TCK: Day 5 at the climate talks in Bonn
Negotiators in Bonn tackle the idea of pre-2020 ambition, while outside of the negotiating halls, the EU becomes the first country to put their 2015 climate pledge on the table.
NGOs: EU must arrive in Paris with ‘more serious offer’ after 2030 package disappointment
After months of wrangling, European government leaders succeeded in the early hours of Friday morning to agree an EU climate and energy package up to 2030.
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China’s coal use dips for the first time this century
Coal consumption by the world's biggest polluter is slowing down, according to official data reported in the Chinese press.
Claudio Angelo: As Brazilians head to the polls, what does it mean for green?
Both incumbent President Dilma Rousseff and her challenger have pledged to build a low-carbon economy—but how they plan to do so remains an open question.
Bangladeshis to protest coal expansion in pristine mangrove forest
After organizing a 20,000-person protest against the Rampal coal plant last year, local communities in Bangladesh are once again mobilizing to oppose it.
Daily TCK: Day 4 at the climate talks in Bonn
Day four of the climate talks in Bonn ended with a stock-taking meeting where the co-chairs warned of the slow progress seen over the last week.
African solar project could power 2.5 million UK homes
Two and a half million UK homes could be powered by the Tunisian sun by 2018, under a new ambitious plan to import solar energy from North Africa.
Daily TCK: Day 3 at the climate talks in Bonn
The climate talks in Bonn continue with discussions tackling finance and the pledges which will sit at the heart of the 2015 deal.
NOAA: 2014 set to be the hottest year on record
2014 is on trend to be the hottest year since records began, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Sign the petition: Stop Cameron’s new fracking law
Prime Minister David Cameron is trying to change the fracking law so companies can drill under UK homes without permission.
Daily Tck: Day 2 at the UN climate talks in Bonn
Adaptation is the word of the day in Bonn on Day 2 as talked turned to the issue of how countries are adapting to the worsening climate impacts.