Banks of solar panels would be able to replace every electricity-producing dam in the US using just 13% of the space, according to a new study. ... Read More
The Trump administration’s plans to rollback vehicle fuel-economy standards could increase emissions from the light vehicles sector by 13%, a Carbon... Read More
Political lobbying in the US that helped block the progress of proposed climate regulation a decade ago led to a social cost of $60bn, according to a... Read More
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Carbon Brief has been talking to a range of people attending COP24, the latest annual round of international climate negotiations being held this year... Read More
Update – 7 February 2019: The text of a green new deal resolution for the US House of Representatives has been released. A section has been added at... Read More
Models developed to explore how the world might limit future warming to the “well below 2C” target of the Paris Agreement on climate change... Read More
Climate change was again placed at the centre of global diplomacy over the past two weeks as diplomats and ministers gathered in Bonn, Germany, for... Read More
California has started a large investment in infrastructure. In early 2017, the US state approved $52bn in spending on repair and maintenance... Read More
Before 2005, US carbon emissions were marching upwards year after year, with little sign of slowing down. After this point, they fell quickly,... Read More
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