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Coal workers in Shizuishan, China

Guest post: Coal price surge will not stop China’s drive to reduce emissions

Wu Lixin is the deputy director of the Coal Strategic Planning Research Institute in Beijing. It is a new department of the China Coal Research... Read More

Guest posts | Jan 11. 2017.
Cars in parking lot, Oceanside, United States

World is 'backsliding' on gasoline subsidies, finds study

Taxes on gasoline effectively reduce CO2 emissions, yet they are lower now than they were 13 years ago, finds a new study. ... Read More

Oil and gas | Jan 9. 2017.
Sculpture of Chinese dragon on building

US trying harder on climate change than 'unambitious' China, says study

The US is working harder to reduce its emissions than China, according to research published in Nature Climate Change, while India is making more... Read More

Emissions | Dec 20. 2016.
Using observations from NASA's Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO-2) satellite, scientists developed a model of the behavior of carbon in the atmosphere from September 1, 2014 to August 31, 2015

Video: NASA produces first 3D animation of global carbon emissions

NASA, the US space agency, has released an "eye-popping" three-dimensional animation showing carbon dioxide emissions moving through the Earth's... Read More

Global emissions | Dec 14. 2016.
Busy road intersection in Manhattan, New York, at sunset. There are some blurred yellow cabs on foreground, and buildings, people and cars on background. Long exposure shot. Travel and city life. william87/iStock/Getty Images Plus

Mapped: The US states 'decoupling' economic growth and emissions

Some 33 US states have cut CO2 emissions while growing their economies over the past 15 years, according to new analysis from the Brookings... Read More

Rest of world emissions | Dec 13. 2016.
Solar panels on rooftops, Minneapolis

Solar panels have been benefitting the climate 'since 2011'

In 2011, solar power reached a tipping point. This was the year when the solar industry had saved more greenhouse gases than it emitted. ... Read More

Renewables | Dec 6. 2016.
Miguel Arias Cañete, EU commissioner for climate action and energy

EU energy package: What it means for coal, renewables and efficiency

The literature on EU energy regulations got longer by about a thousand pages yesterday, as the European Commission put forward its vision for... Read More

EU policy | Dec 1. 2016.
Orange electric car on charge, London, England, UK

Autumn statement 2016: Key climate and energy announcements

There were high hopes that today's autumn statement, the Treasury's second set of budgetary announcements for the year, would provide clarity on a... Read More

UK policy | Nov 23. 2016.
Coal-fired power station, Pocerady, Czech Republic.

Analysis: What global emissions in 2016 mean for climate change goals

This week, scientists from the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the Global Carbon Project released their annual stocktake of global CO2 emissions;... Read More

Global emissions | Nov 15. 2016.
Slag heap at Ratcliffe coal power station

UK plans to close last coal plant by 2025

Plans to close all coal-fired power stations by the end of 2025 were published today by the UK's Department for Business, Energy and Industrial... Read More

Coal | Nov 9. 2016.
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Preview: The UN's COP22 climate talks in Marrakech

Climate change will once again become the focus of global diplomacy next week, as countries gather in Marrakech for the UN climate body's (UNFCCC)... Read More

COP22 Marrakech | Nov 3. 2016.
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