The average hottest day of the year in Europe, North America and Asia has been made significantly more intense as a result of deforestation since the... Read More
Jane Burston is head of energy and environment at the UK’s National Physical Laboratory. ... Read More
Over the past few years, an international team of climate scientists, economists and energy systems modellers have built a range of new “pathways”... Read More
The UK government has announced that it wants official advice on the “implications” of aligning its climate goals with the Paris Agreement. ... Read More
It is possible to limit warming to 1.5C above pre-industrial temperatures without using negative emissions from bioenergy with carbon capture and... Read More
The rainforests, savannahs and woodlands of sub-Saharan Africa have lost around 2.6bn tonnes of CO2 over the past seven years, a new study finds. ... Read More
In 2015, by signing up to the Paris Agreement on climate change, nearly every country pledged to keep global temperatures “well below” 2C above... Read More
Holding global temperature rise to 1.5C would lead to significant economic benefits by the end of the century, a new paper suggests. ... Read More
This week, Shell published a “radical” new climate change scenario, showing how the world could meet the “well-below 2C” goal of the Paris... Read More
A rare butterfly could go extinct in the UK as a result of climate change, research suggests. ... Read More
Solar geoengineering, or “solar radiation management” (SRM), is perhaps the most controversial of the different ways of limiting human-caused... Read More
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