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The climate ecosystem on twitter in 2016

Mapped: The climate change conversation on Twitter in 2016

Last year, Carbon Brief asked John Swain from Right Relevance to produce a map which visualised the climate change conversation on Twitter. In April,... Read More

Guest posts | Jan 31. 2017.

Analysis: The climate papers most featured in the media in 2016

Every year, thousands of scientific journal papers are published by researchers across the world, but only a tiny proportion make it into the pages of... Read More

Features | Jan 12. 2017.
President Obama reflects during an economic meeting with advisors in the Roosevelt Room. He is seated between Senior Advisor David Axelrod and Chief of Staff Rahm Emanue

Carbon Brief's 16 numbers for 2016

As the year draws to a close, Carbon Brief takes a look at 2016’s top climate and energy stories through the medium of numbers. Here is our Top 16... Read More

Features | Dec 21. 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.
Building nets to harvest water from fog

Mapped: Climate adaptation around the world

From floating islands to fog harvesting, Carbon Brief's interactive map looks at how people around the world are adapting to the impacts of climate... Read More

Features | Nov 8. 2016.

Analysis: Aviation to consume half of UK's 1.5C carbon budget by 2050

Aviation's greenhouse gas emissions could consume around half the carbon budget available to the UK in 2050, even if the sector's emissions growth is... Read More

UK emissions | Oct 24. 2016.
Wind turbines near Workington (Cumbria, England, UK)

Analysis: The impact of La Niña on UK wind power

A comment piece in the Times earlier this week appeared to make a troubling prediction for the UK wind industry this winter. It warned the arrival of... Read More

Energy | Oct 21. 2016.
Leonardo DiCaprio visited Goddard Saturday to discuss Earth science with Piers Sellers

Review: 7 key scenes in Leonardo DiCaprio's climate film Before the Flood

Before the Flood, a new feature-length documentary presented and produced by Leonardo DiCaprio, is released in cinemas tomorrow. ... Read More

Features | Oct 20. 2016.
Carbon Brief quiz night 2016

The Carbon Brief Quiz 2016

Last Wednesday, Carbon Brief hosted its second annual quiz night at a bar in central London. Twenty-five teams, featuring almost 200 people, took part... Read More

Features | Oct 18. 2016.
Industrial area with plant and factory

'Trees on steroids': Issam Dairanieh on turning CO2 into products

How do you reduce CO2 emissions? The Global CO2 Initiative is pushing a unique approach: turn them into useful products, then sell them. ... Read More

Interviews | Oct 17. 2016.
A cogeneration thermal power plant in Ferrera Erbognone, Italy.

CCC: UK must act now to secure zero-carbon heat by 2050

UK heating must be virtually zero-carbon by 2050, says the Committee on Climate Change (CCC). ... Read More

UK emissions | Oct 13. 2016.
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