The heat is on
After a disappointing lack of action at the UN talks in Doha, Paul Suff laments how climate change seems to be slipping down decision makers' priority listCapping global temperature rise at 2°C above pre-industrial levels by the end of the century is looking increasingly like a forlorn hope. COP 18 concluded with the usual warm words but very few concre
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The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has today moved the Doomsday Clock forward from 100 to 90 seconds till midnight – the closest it has been since the clock’s inception in 1947.
The UK government’s progress on delivering its 25-year plan to improve the environment has “fallen far short”, with many “extremely worrying” trends remaining unchecked, the Office for Environmental Protection (OEP) has warned today.
One of the world’s leading climate physicists has again called for new regulation forcing the fossil fuel industry to carry out large-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS).