Longer lives not dependent on increased energy use

Growing consumption of energy and fossil fuels over four decades did not play a significant role in increasing life expectancy across 70 countries. New...

Tullow Oil Leaves Destitution and Environmental Concerns Amid Broken Promises in Kenya

Read time: 6 minsSince he left his job with a local engineering company contracted by Tullow Oil to install drilling rigs, Erastus Ekeno has...

‘Our Community Has Been Suffering’: Total Abandons Nigerian Hospital Built as Compensation for Gas...

Read time: 7 minsOhiauga, a remote village in Nigeria, needs a hospital. Seven years ago, it almost got one.  In 2012, the oil and gas company...

Shell’s Latest Annual Report: More Greenwashing?

Read time: 8 minsTwo years after internal documents surfaced showing that Royal Dutch Shell, like ExxonMobil, knew about climate dangers decades ago, the oil...

Heat stress may affect more than 1.2 billion people annually by 2100

Heat stress from extreme heat and humidity will annually affect areas now home to 1.2 billion people by 2100, assuming current greenhouse gas emissions,...

UK Government-Owned Investor Using Hundreds of Millions of Aid Money to Finance Fossil Fuels...

Read time: 7 minsHave you heard of the bank that taxpayers bankroll? Its purpose is “to do good, without losing money”, and it could...

FairFuel UK: Industry-funded Campaign Group Seeks to Pressure Treasury into Fuel Duty U-turn

Read time: 7 minsRumours began swirling in February that the upcoming budget could bring the UK’s 10-year freeze on fuel duty to an end....

Comment: A Just Transition in Scotland Doesn’t Mean Riots on the Streets

Read time: 5 minsThe Scottish government established a Just Transition Commission in 2018, recognising the country’s unique need for a participatory plan to rapidly...

March for Women Highlights Need for Climate Justice and Gender Equality

Read time: 6 mins“What’s the point of gender justice if you don’t have a world in which to live?”, asks Dr Helen Pankhurst, great-granddaughter...

Court Case Aims to Provoke ‘Radical Shift’ in Energy Policy After Landmark Heathrow Ruling

Read time: 4 minsActivists are preparing to take the Government to court over its “out of tune” planning policy in a challenge inspired by the...

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