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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...

UK Met Office: Australia’s bushfires contribute to big surge in global...

According to a forecast published by Britain’s Met Office Australia’s bushfires are contributing to one of the biggest annual increases in the concentration of...

UN chief ‘world doomed’ unless ‘big emitters’ take climate action

United Nations Secretary-General?António Guterres?has told business leaders at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, that the world is “doomed” in the face...

Merkel says meeting Paris Agreement climate goals ‘matter of survival’

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has emphasised in a special address at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos that it is important to have...

Australia singled out as Doomsday Clock moves to closest every point...

A group of scientists has warned the planet is closer to apocalypse than ever before, citing "existential danger" from climate change and nuclear war...

Advisers warn Britain must change how land is used to meet...

Climate advisers to the United Kingdom’s Conservative government have warned Britons should plant many more trees, eat less meat, cut food waste and restore...

Britain’s Prince Charles says climate change is humanity’s greatest threat

Britain’s Prince Charles has warned that global warming and climate change are the greatest threats humanity has faced, calling on business leaders at the...

Climate jitters hits as RBA told it may have to save...

As Australian business leaders grow increasingly worried climate change will hit their bottom lines and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned global warming was...

Late offshore wind finance surge pushes 2019 renewables investment past 2018

Investment in renewable energy capacity worldwide was $282.2 billion last year, up one per cent from 2018’s US$280.2 billion, with China, the world’s biggest...

Australia’s platypus fights for survival amid prolonged drought

Scientists have warned Australia’s iconic and unique platypus is under severe stress as the continent’s prolonged drought dries up river beds, leaving one of...

IEA warns oil companies doing nothing on emissions is not an...

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has warned oil and gas companies must boost investment in low carbon energies or face an increasing backlash that...

Climate change pushes investors to take the temperature

Move over revenue growth and dividend payouts: it’s time to take your portfolio’s temperature. Policymakers are pushing investors to do more to ensure their...

Microsoft to erase its carbon footprint, past and future by 2050

Computer giant Microsoft Corporation has set a new ambition among Fortune 500 companies in addressing climate change, pledging to remove as much carbon as...

Attenborough hits at Australia’s climate platform amid global ‘moment of crisis’

British naturalist Sir David Attenborough has said the "moment of crisis" has come in the fight against climate change, warning that governments' targets for...

European Union unveils trillion-euro ‘Green Deal’ financial plan

The European Commission has unveiled how the European Union can pay for shifting the region’s economy to net-zero carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 2050...

WMO: 2019 was second-hottest year ever, more extreme weather ahead

The World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) has revealed last year was the Earth’s second-hottest since records began, and the world should brace itself for more...

World leaders fear for planet as they pack for ‘green’ Davos

Climate change and environmental destruction top the risks highlighted by world decision-makers in a survey ahead of the 2020 gathering of the global elite...

New climate models suggest Paris Agreement goals may be out of...

Scientists have warned new climate models show carbon dioxide (CO2) is a more potent greenhouse gas than previously understood, a finding that could push...