Thursday, 1 October , 2020

Climate Change

Noam Chomsky on Trump’s Troop Surge to Democratic Cities & Whether...

July 24, 2020 “President Trump is desperate,” says world-renowned dissident Professor Noam Chomsky in an extended interview that begins with President Trump’s vow to send...

World has six months to avert climate crisis, says energy expert

By Fiona Harvey Thu 18 Jun 2020 The world has only six months in which to change the course of the climate crisis and prevent a...

100 degrees Fahrenheit! Eastern Siberian town shatters record for hottest-ever temperature...

By Jonny Tickle 20 Jun, 2020 The small town of Verkhoyansk, home to 1,000 people in Russia's Yakutia region, broke the record on Saturday for the...

ECB injects over €7 billion into fossil fuels since start of...

03/06/2020 Brussels/Frankfurt – Greenpeace analysis shows that between mid-March and mid-May 2020, as part of its response to the coronavirus pandemic, the European Central Bank...

Fossil Fuel-Backed Climate Deniers Rush to Promote Michael Moore Documentary ‘Planet...

By Richard Collett-White and Zak Derler May 1, 2020 Climate science deniers and long-time opponents of renewable energy, many with ties to oil and gas companies,...

Why ‘Carbon-Cycle Feedbacks’ Could Drive Temperatures Even Higher

New research indicates that parts of the Amazon and other tropical forests are now emitting more CO2 than they absorb. Some scientists are concerned...

Bill Gates backs startup using sunlight to create 1,000C-plus heat

Heliogen uses mirrors to concentrate solar energy that can power heavy industry By Jillian Ambrose 19 Nov 2019 Bill Gates is backing a new venture which aims...

How did Michael Moore become a hero to climate deniers and...

By George Monbiot May 7, 2020 Denial never dies; it just goes quiet and waits. Today, after years of irrelevance, the climate science deniers are triumphant....

Australian businesses call for climate crisis and virus economic recovery to...

Innes Willox, chief executive of the Australia Industry Group, says Covid-19 and climate are ‘urgent’ challenges that overlap By Adam Morton Mon 4 May 2020 A...

Climate crisis: 2019 was Europe’s hottest year in history, EU says

22 April 2020 Last year was the hottest in history across Europe as temperature records were shattered by a series of extreme heatwaves across the...