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Planned fossil fuel output ‘vastly exceeds’ climate limits, says UN

Fossil fuel production planned by the world’s governments “vastly exceeds” the limit needed to keep the rise in global heating to 1.5C and avoid...

The government’s net zero plan is impressive, but it is high risk | Chaitanya Kumar

Two weeks before the most important climate conference in history, the UK government has finally published its long-awaited net zero strategy, alongside a bevy...

It’s Tory rebels, not Boris Johnson, who will set the pace on Britain’s road to net zero | Rafael Behr

Boris Johnson’s recruitment to the global crusade against carbon emissions is, by his own admission, recent. On a visit to New York last month,...

Lack of support for emissions reduction target will ‘punish farmers’, NFF tells Nationals

The National Farmers’ Federation has made a final pitch to the National party to support a net zero emissions reduction target before Scott Morrison...

‘Case closed’: 99.9% of scientists agree climate emergency caused by humans

The scientific consensus that humans are altering the climate has passed 99.9%, according to research that strengthens the case for global action at the...

Glasgow bin workers to strike during Cop26 climate summit

Bin workers in Glasgow have confirmed that they will strike during the Cop26 climate conference, amid growing anxieties that the city’s summit arrangements are...

Science Museum chooses fossil fuel company as new climate show sponsor

The UK’s Science Museum has “doubled down” on its sponsorship of climate exhibitions by fossil fuel companies, campaigners say, by taking funding from a...

UK government reveals net zero plan it says will create up to 440,000 jobs

The UK government has set out its long-awaited strategy for reaching net zero emissions, with a plan ministers said would create up to 440,000...
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