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The most influential climate change papers of all time

  • 06 Jul 2015, 12:00
  • Roz Pidcock

Which climate change papers are the most successful? Which ones have done the most to advance scientists' understanding, alter the course of climate change research, or inspire future generations? Read more

Chance of a very cold UK winter falls to less than 1% by 2100, new study suggests

  • 06 Jul 2015, 16:00
  • Robert McSweeney

The odds of the UK having a winter as cold as the one in 2009-10 will drop to less than 1% by the end of the century as global temperature rise, researchers from the UK Met Office say. Read more

Daily Briefing | Green energy subsidies spiral out of control

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

Subsidies for renewable energy schemes will reach £9 bn a year by 2020, National Trust to spend £30 mn on green schemes, and UK energy sector must decarbonise by 2030 to meet 2050 targets, says UN-backed report. Read more

The Carbon Brief Interview: Jennifer Morgan

  • 03 Jul 2015, 13:30
  • Leo Hickman

The Carbon Brief Interview with Jennifer Morgan, global director of the climate programme at the World Resources Institute. Read more

Daily Briefing | CO2 emissions threaten ocean crisis

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

Scientists warn that marine life will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions are drastically cut, DECC faces 90% staff budget cuts, and rewire the global economy to stop climate change, says Prince Charles. Read more

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