Oil means turmoil as world’s markets nosedive
Oil prices have hit their lowest point in over six years, leaving global stock markets crashing and traders in a panic.
Wellcome Trust loses millions due to plummeting value in fossil fuel investment
The medical charity Wellcome Trust lost an estimated £175 million in value in 2014, due to a sharp loss in value of its fossil fuel investments.
Canada’s Energy East pipeline would stress endangered whales & sea life, warns report
A Canadian conservation group warns the proposed Energy East pipeline will have serious consequences for whales and other sea life in the Bay of Fundy and the Gulf of Maine.
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Citizens get ready for a fight as UK further opened up for fracking
The UK government has awarded dozens of new shale exploration licenses, opening up around 1,000 square miles of England to the controversial process.
Standard Chartered quits Carmichael coal-mining project
The London-based bank Standard Chartered has announced its exit from the controversial Carmichael coal-mining project in Queensland, Australia.
Kiribati President calls for immediate global moratorium on new coal
Kiribati President Anote Tong today called on world leaders to support a global moratorium on new coal mines and coal mine expansions.
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Shell set to resume Arctic drilling amid widespread protests
With its icebreaker repaired, oil giant Shell is set to restart its controversial hunt for oil in the Arctic.
Wind and solar surge sends EU emissions tumbling
Many countries that promised to cut GHG emissions under the 1997 Kyoto Protocol are now exceeding their targets, bringing new hope for success at the Paris climate talks.
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People power wins as council rejects opencast coal mine
In another blow for dirty energy, this week, plans for a new opencast mine in the Rhymey valley, Wales, were rejected by local councillors.
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Australian court overturns Adani mine approval
Besieged Indian coal conglomerate Adani’s increasingly desperate attempts to get shovels in the ground for its $16 billion Carmichael coal mine took another blow this morning, with the Federal Court overturning the Abbott Government’s approva...
Extreme weather highlights coal’s toxic legacy
Both the direct and indirect impacts of coal power have been tragically highlighted across India, Nepal, Pakistan, Myanmar and Vietnam in the last week.
Canada’s oil industry — on the verge of a breaking point?
From tumbling oil prices to leaky pipelines, Canada’s oil industry is looking bleaker by the day. Increasingly concerned with the volatility of the commodity, global investors pulled $200 billion worth of investments from the oil and gas sect...