Strong climate action to yield greater economic opportunity in carbon-constrained future

Economies will grow while carbon emissions shrink, as long as international commitment to clean development is strong.

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Report: Gas investments, like coal, could become stranded assets

A new report from the Carbon Tracker Initiative (CTI) finds US $283 billion in Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) projects are likely to be surplus to requirements in a carbon-constrained world.

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10,000 Canadian marchers demand a greener economy

Thousands of marchers from all walks of life poured into Toronto streets, urging leaders to put “Jobs, Justice and the Climate” at the forefront of Canada’s political agenda.

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Deaths mount as Pakistan heatwave is linked to climate

More than 1,200 people have died as the result of an intense heatwave in southern Pakistan, and experts warn of more hot weather to come

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Coal investment is the most urgent climate threat

Head of the OECD says wealthy countries should help poorer nations that cannot afford to replace coal with low-carbon alternatives

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Solar power hits record 16% of UK’s electricity

A surge in solar power installations and the current sunny weather may result in a new UK record of solar-powered electricity generation

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Germany drops coal levy but will close most polluting plants

Germany has cast a shadow on its reputation as a climate leader by today deciding to abandon its ‘coal levy’ in favour of a less ambitious plan.

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Great Barrier Reef avoids World Heritage downgrade, for now

UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee confirmed it would not list the Great Barrier Reef as “in danger” during a meeting in Bonn, Germany.

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Australian coal as unbankable as it is unburnable

The Queensland Government and Indian coal conglomerate Adani are mired in controversy again this week, with a freedom of information request uncovering documents that show the Queensland Treasury not only assessed the $16 billion Carmichael m...

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US-Brazil climate deal caps off month of global climate progress

On the same day that China and several other nations announced their commitments to address the climate crisis, the United States and Brazil added to that momentum by announcing a deal of their own.

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