Healthcare Workers Call on Hospitals and Medical Institutions to Divest From Fossil Fuels

A coalition of healthcare professionals and climate finance organizations are calling on hospitals to divest their pension and retirement funds from fossil fuels, citing...

Former Telegraph Editor Charles Moore Quits Climate Denial Group

The Conservative peer Charles Moore has stepped down as a trustee of the UK’s principal climate science denial group, the Global Warming Policy Foundation...

EU Parliament Backs ‘Urgent’ Calls to Address Climate Disinformation

The EU has become the first ever policymaking body to officially acknowledge the urgency of defining and tackling climate disinformation. Lawmakers at the EU Parliament...

New Scientist Festival Shuns Fossil Fuel Sponsorship After Campaign Pressure

The New Scientist magazine has quietly dropped fossil fuel sponsorship of its science festival amid mounting pressure from climate campaigners. The 2019 event had previously...

Nigel Farage’s ‘Net Zero Referendum’ Drive is Steeped in Climate Science Denial

Nigel Farage’s campaign for a “Net Zero Referendum” is led by and backed by climate science deniers, despite his repeated claims to care about...

Six Months After Hurricane Ida, Recovery for Many In South Louisiana Remains Aspirational While...

“It is like it’s an environmental war zone,” Traditional Chief Shirell Parfait-Dardar of the Grand Caillou/Dulac Band of Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw Tribe, told me outside her new home...

Carbon Market Governance Body Yet to Appoint Indigenous Members

A new governance body set up to regulate how private companies offset carbon emissions has failed to appoint Indigenous board members months after pledging...

US Bans Russian Oil But Activists Want Broader Break With Fossil Fuels

President Biden signed an executive order banning the import of Russian oil and gas on March 8, but activists around the world are calling...

Amidst Ukraine Crisis, Canada Is Quietly Trying To Boost Gas Exports to EU, Documents...

Senior Canadian officials are working with an Alberta company to open up new markets for natural gas in Germany, according to documents seen by...

Anti-Net Zero MP Steve Baker Took £5k From Chair of Climate Science Denial Group

A Tory MP leading a backbench revolt against climate action recently received £5,000 from the chair of the UK’s most prominent climate science denial...

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