Brexit: What it means for UK-EU energy trade

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World Bank dumps Kosovo plant, ending support for coal worldwide

The Kosova e Re lignite plant could not compete with renewables on price, said bank president Jim Yong Kim The post World Bank dumps...

World Bank branch to prefer private banks that exit coal

International Finance Corporation will require partners to publish their support for coal and seek those with plans to divest The post World Bank branch to...

Dutch court shoots down government appeal of landmark climate ruling

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Reality check: is the 1.5C warming target even possible?

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Climate lawyers to use UN 1.5C report to sue governments

Lawyers have long planned to use a report released on Monday to lend weight to calls for climate damages or redress through the courts The...

Dear EU leaders, why we are suing you for a 1.5C global warming limit

Across Europe, we already feel the impacts of climate change on our farms, forests and livelihoods. Yesterday's UN science report showed the urgency of...

Australia won’t give money to Green Climate Fund, says PM

The country won't withdraw from the Paris Agreement, but it's not obliged to follow UN recommendations either, Scott Morrison said The post Australia won’t give...

Bolsonaro has made grim threats to the Amazon and its people

Presidential favourite would abolish Brazil's environment ministry, exposing world's largest rainforest and its indigenous owners to criminal gangs of loggers and miners The post Bolsonaro...

Economics Nobel goes to inventor of models used in UN 1.5C report

William Nordhaus originated the idea of a 2C global warming limit but last year cast doubt on our ability to reach it. He shares...

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