Business lobby plans to oppose raising EU climate ambition

Leaked memo shows BusinessEurope is preparing to resist a stronger EU 2030 emissions target, ahead of a key climate summit in Poland later this...

France is lagging on 8 out of 9 climate targets, watchdog warns

For all President Macron's talk of "making our planet great again", emissions are not falling fast enough in most sectors, according to an NGO...

It’s time to make polluters pay for climate damages

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‘Major shift’: Nations face bottom-up pressure to act on climate change

A California summit of business, city and state leaders ends with a call on national governments to increase their pledges to the Paris climate...

Climate Weekly: Into the storm

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Call for climate justice as millions brace for intense storms

Typhoon Mangkhut and Hurricane Florence are set to make landfall on opposite sides of the world, bringing destruction likely exacerbated by climate change The post...

Let down by Trump on climate, China goes around him in California

At the Four Seasons hotel in San Francisco, the superpower and the US state cut diplomatic deals that fly in the face of White...

UK offers green assurances for no-deal Brexit

London says it will carry over EU emissions rules for cars, coolants and industrial plants even if it crashes out in March with no...

EU pushes Poland to drive climate ambition as UN host

As climate hosts, Poland will be charged with spurring greater efforts to cut emissions. The EU has some suggestions The post EU pushes Poland to...

Even without the Trump administration, the US is upholding the Paris Agreement

States, cities and companies alone will put the US in touching distance of its climate goals, say governor Jerry Brown and UN special envoy...

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