/page/6/
Sort by Relevance  |  Date
Tuesday, June 6th, 2017      Leave a Comment
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will launch its nationwide emissions trading system by November at the "very earliest", a government researcher said on Tuesday.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-06-06 02:33:28
Monday, June 5th, 2017      Leave a Comment
CANCUN, Mexico (Reuters) - Global airlines made a full-throated defense of globalization on Monday at their largest annual gathering, vowing not to give up on climate change agreements and calling for a swift resolution of a diplomatic rift threatening air travel in the Middle East.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-06-05 14:04:25
Friday, June 2nd, 2017      Leave a Comment
It’s clearer than ever the economic interests Trump claims to defend can only be served by acting on global warmingFor precious decades experts have explained, over and over, that the science of climate change is incontrovertible, the consequences of blindly sticking with fossil fuels catastrophic and the costs of inaction far higher than switching to a low-emissions economy
UKGuardian Unlimited via Guardian Unlimited
2017-06-02 19:16:49
Friday, June 2nd, 2017      Leave a Comment
OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's $960 billion sovereign wealth fund will ask the banks in which it has invested to disclose how their lending contributes to global emissions of greenhouse gases, its chief executive told Reuters on Friday.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-06-02 09:59:44
Friday, June 2nd, 2017      Leave a Comment
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's top prosecutor on Friday increased pressure on Exxon Mobil to turn over records of internal assessments of the risks global warming poses to its businesses, claiming to have found evidence of "potential materially false and misleading statements by Exxon," court filings show
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-06-02 09:57:25
Friday, June 2nd, 2017      Leave a Comment
LONDON (Reuters) - Washington's withdrawal from a global pact on climate change might give U.S exports a competitive advantage but supporters of the deal will struggle to respond with any carbon tariffs due to the complexity of keeping them within international trade rules.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-06-02 09:45:35
Wednesday, May 31st, 2017      Leave a Comment
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission proposed new rules on Wednesday for road charging systems across Europe, saying they must be based on distance to reflect the carbon footprint of cars and trucks.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-05-31 08:08:41
Tuesday, May 30th, 2017      Leave a Comment
GENEVA (Reuters) - Tobacco growing is causing "massive harm" to the environment through the extensive use of chemicals, energy and water, and pollution from manufacturing and distribution, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-05-30 03:16:53
Tuesday, May 30th, 2017      Leave a Comment
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The Australian government said on Tuesday it would introduce legislation to allow clean energy funds to back carbon capture and storage projects, a move that could see such money going to coal-fired plants even as the nation combats climate change.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-05-30 02:02:19
Monday, May 29th, 2017      Leave a Comment
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States has notified the other 163 members of the World Trade Organization that it is considering putting emergency "safeguard" tariffs on imported solar cells, according to a WTO filing published on Monday.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-05-29 12:19:15
Monday, May 29th, 2017      Leave a Comment
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. government is auditing a foreign aid program that loaned almost $1 billion to renewable energy projects in Chile – including solar farms in such deep financial trouble that the loans may never be fully repaid, according to people familiar with the matter.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-05-29 10:36:05
Monday, May 29th, 2017      Leave a Comment
OSLO (Reuters) - Heat trapped by dark-colored roads and buildings will more than double cities' costs for tackling global warming this century by driving up energy demand to keep citizens cool and by aggravating pollution, scientists said on Monday.
UKReuters via Reuters
2017-05-29 10:01:40
Sunday, May 28th, 2017      Leave a Comment
Solarcentury turns to Europe and Latin America as it transforms into an international firm to maintain growth hit by green cuts in home marketBritain’s biggest solar power company has shrugged off the cloud of drastic UK subsidy cuts by reinventing itself as an international firm with more than £3bn of projects planned
UKGuardian Unlimited via Guardian Unlimited
2017-05-28 10:56:59
Sunday, May 28th, 2017      Leave a Comment
Solar power is soaring, wind goes from strength to strength. Look for a mighty surge in renewables over the next few yearsOne day in late March, during a sunny weekend, something spectacular happened. Solar power broke a new record. The demand for daytime electricity in UK homes fell to night times levels – thanks to solar panels in roofs and fields
UKGuardian Unlimited via Guardian Unlimited
2017-05-28 00:00:01
Friday, May 26th, 2017      Leave a Comment
Thousands of photovoltaic panels across the UK generate 8.7GW, smashing previous high of 8.48GW earlier this monthSolar power has broken new records in the UK by providing nearly a quarter of the country’s electricity needs, thanks to sunny skies and relatively low summer demand.National Grid said the thousands of photovoltaic panels on rooftops and in fields across the UK were generating 8
UKGuardian Unlimited via Guardian Unlimited
2017-05-26 10:09:00