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What’s the single word that fossil fuel giant ExxonMobil’s flagship environmental reports to investors and the public tie most closely to climate change and...

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

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Pro-Brexit Oil Company Boss and Major Tory Donor Named as Director of Climate Science...

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How Well Are Banks Doing to Support the Paris Climate Goals?

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

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Engine No. 1’s Big Win Over Exxon Shows Activist Hedge Funds Joining Fight Against...

By Mark DesJardine, assistant professor of strategy and sustainability at Penn State and Tima Bansal, Canada research chair in business sustainability at Western University...

Watchdog Has ‘Serious Concerns’ Corporate Conflicts of Interest Could Stall Climate Progress at Shipping...

By Megan Darby, Climate Home News The UN shipping regulator has been stacked with industry representatives, undermining efforts to tackle the sector’s carbon footprint.Tags: shippingIMOemissionsclimate talks

Zadie Smith Joins Protest Against ‘Right-wing Climate Sceptic Thinktanks’

Read time: 4 minsProminent writers and actors gathered outside the offices at 55 Tufton Street on Wednesday evening to highlight the role they say...

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This was the year the United Nations Secretary-General declared human-driven global heating a “code red for humanity.” And this selection of photos I shot...

Climate Change is Triple Risk to Europe

New studies confirm climate change’s triple risk to Europe. The heat is on, lives are at risk and the floods are arriving earlier, writes...

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