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Global survey: Where in the world is most and least aware of climate change?

  • 27 Jul 2015, 17:35
  • Robert McSweeney

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Analysis of a global survey finds that more than a third of the world’s adults have never heard of climate change. The study says that education is the “single strongest predictor” of public awareness of climate change Read more

How storm surges and heavy rainfall drive coastal flood risk in the US

  • 27 Jul 2015, 16:00
  • Dr Thomas Wahl & Dr Shaleen Jain

The authors of a study just out in Nature Climate Change explain how heavy rainfall and high water levels can combine to cause "compound flooding". Read more

Daily Briefing | Hillary Clinton stakes out climate change agenda

  • 27 Jul 2015, 09:00
  • Carbon Brief Staff

Hillary Clinton aims to increase the share of renewables in US energy production to 33%, and US companies pledge financial and political support for the Paris deal. Read more

Explainer: Amber Rudd ends Green Deal energy efficiency scheme

  • 24 Jul 2015, 17:05
  • Sophie Yeo

The Department for Energy and Climate Change has announced that the government will no longer fund the Green Deal scheme, which provided loans designed to help homeowners improve the energy efficiency of their property. Read more

Paris 2015: Tracking country climate pledges

  • 24 Jul 2015, 12:00
  • Carbon Brief Staff

Carbon Brief is mapping and tracking country pledges towards the UN climate deal set to be signed off this December. We're updating this article as more pledges come in. Read more

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