UN Shipping Climate Talks ‘Captured’ by Industry

The shipping industry has “captured” UN talks on a climate target for the sector, using its clout to delay and weaken emissions curbs. That is the...

How do you Spot a Climate Science Denial Blog? Check the Polar Bears

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Read time: 2 minsOn November 19, 2009, an unknown hacker published a cache of emails from the University of East Anglia's Climatic Research Unit....

UK Declares a Climate Emergency as Scientists Recommend Going ‘Net-Zero’ by 2050

Read time: 3 minsThe UK parliament has declared a “climate emergency”, though the legislative and policy implications of the indicative motion remain unclear. Westminster became the...

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Residents Lament ‘Profound Social Impacts’ of Ongoing Problems at Exxon’s Mossmorran Chemicals Plant

Read time: 4 minsThe Mossmorran plant in Fife, Scotland has been shut down for a month over safety fears due to unplanned flaring.  Plant operator ExxonMobil notified...

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The ‘Historical Jigsaw of Climate Deception’: Private Notes Show How Big Oil Spread Climate...

Read time: 6 minsWe’ve all heard the dodgy arguments: ‘the science is uncertain’, ‘climate change is natural, not down to humans’, ‘science has been...

Church of England Urged to Divest from Oil and Gas Companies at Synod

Read time: 7 minsThe Church of England’s approach to climate action has come under the spotlight ahead of its general meeting as pressure mounts...

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