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What's driving the Antarctic meltdown?

Today 11:00am - Along with warmer water eating away at Antarctic ice shelves from below, atmospheric rivers are causing trouble from above.

Green-wise Norway is drilling more wells

Today 11:00am - Never mind how many electric cars are sold there, Norway has to change tack and end prospecting for new oil reserves.

Wildlife is in crisis, but are we seeing a new mass extinction?

Today 11:00am - The Earth is experiencing an extinction crisis largely due to the exploitation of the planet by people. But can this event be called a mass extinction?

Bigger hurricanes are now more damaging

Today 11:00am - The biggest and most damaging hurricanes are now three times more frequent than they were 100 years ago, say researchers.

Airline probes 'fuei-tankering' allegation

Wednesday - A major airline has launched a review into a money-saving practice which increases its greenhouse gas emissions.

Formula One pledges to go carbon neutral

Wednesday - Formula One has pledged to deliver on an ambitious programme to address the global climate emergency by going carbon neutral within 11 years.

New battery could slash cost of e-cars

Wednesday - A new battery technology that could significantly reduce the price of electric cars and home battery systems has taken a major step towards commercialisation.


Africa poised to lead way in global green revolution

Tuesday - Africa is poised to lead the world’s cleanest economic revolution by using renewable energy sources to power a massive spread of urbanisation, says a new report.

Drivers love their e-cars, says BMW

Tuesday - BMW has called for European policymakers to roll out electric vehicles on a massive scale, saying its customers are turning to e-cars - and loving them.

Italy first to make climate compulsory school subject

Tuesday - Italian school pupils in every grade are about to become the first required to study climate change and sustainability.

Companies try to protect product-base plants

Tuesday - As crop varieties disappear, boosting biodiversity becomes smart business.

Climate change deniers set new battle lines

Monday - The battle between climate change deniers and the environment movement has entered a new, pernicious phase. That is the stark warning of one of the world’s leading climate experts, Michael Mann.

EXXON TRIAL: It's now up to the judge

Monday - Lawyers for New York State and ExxonMobil have wrapped up a landmark climate fraud trial, shaping a tangle of testimony and evidence.

It's 10 years since Climategate, so what have we learned?

Monday - Climategate marks its 10th anniversary this month – an opportune moment to to look at the effect it had on those who were trying to save the planet.

Look back 125,000 years and sea-level rises are terrifying

Friday - Sea levels rose 10 metres above present levels during Earth’s last warm period 125,000 years ago, according to new research that offers a glimpse of what may happen under our current climate change...

Wall Street increasingly weighs climate risks

Friday - In the wake of two years of wildfires in California, Wall Street is incorporating a new risk metric when evaluating companies: climate resiliency.

Australia (briefly) hits 50% renewables

Friday - Australia’s main electricity grid was briefly powered by 50% renewable energy this week in a new milestone that experts say will become increasingly normal.

Honolulu mayor wants to sue Big Oil

Friday - Honolulu mayor Kirk Caldwell wants the city to sue major oil companies for the damage he says they have done to the island of Oahu.

We're on the same track, BP tells protesters

7 Nov 19 - British Petroleum believes there’s an “80 percent overlap” between the oil giant's ambitions and those of Extinction Rebellion.


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