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Australia prepares for tough summer of fire, drought, heatwaves

Australia’s weather bureau has forecast the country’s fire and drought-ravaged east will suffer continued hot and dry conditions this summer, increasing the chances of...

Scientists warn world approaching alarming climate tipping points

A group of the world’s leading climate scientists have warned the globe is reaching a range of tipping points that could lead to rapid...

Incoming European Union head vows to fight ‘existential’ climate risks

German conservative Ursula von der Leyen has vowed to fight the “existential” threat of climate change while expanding economic growth as she sought European...

Developing nations clean energy investment slumps as financing in China slows

Latest research has shown that new investment in wind, solar, and other clean energy projects in developing nations dropped sharply in 2018, largely due...

UNEP warns Paris Agreement will fail unless deep carbon cuts by...

A new United Nations assessment has warned the world is in serious danger of failing on its UN sponsored Paris Agreement climate goals unless...

Global coal generation expected to drop by record amount this year

According to a new report coal, the fuel that powered the industrial revolution, may be in decline at last. The indications are that this year...

Greenhouse gas concentrations in atmosphere soar to another high

According to the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO.) levels of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the atmosphere have reached another new record high. This continuing long-term trend...

UN warns sustainable transport key to tackling the climate crisis

The critical role of the transport sector in achieving the goal of the United Nations sponsored Paris Climate Change Agreement to keep global temperature...

Milestone for renewable energy as City of Melbourne leads another bulk...

A group of Melbourne’s most prominent universities and businesses has joined together to a significant amount of renewable energy, supporting the industry and at...

Climate change to occur 10 times faster than recorded in past...

The planet is undergoing one of the largest changes in climate since the dinosaurs went extinct, but what might be even more troubling for...

Energy Minister seeks state support for Emissions Reduction Fund overhaul

The Energy and Emissions Reduction ?Minister in Australia’s conservative Liberal-National government, Angus Taylor, has scheduled a discussion with state and territory energy ministers about...

PM Morrison: no evidence links Australia’s carbon emissions to bushfires

Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison has again dismissed claims his conservative Liberal-National government's lack of action on climate change has heightened Australia's bushfire risk,...

Urgent call for replacement of Australia’s coal-fired power stations

A call for a radical overhaul of Australia’s electricity network has come from seven environmental groups with a membership of more than one million...

UN warns fossil fuel polluters from US to China far off...

In the latest warning over the climate crisis the United Nations and research groups have said the world’s major fossil fuel producers are set...

Study warns China coal-fired power capacity still rising, bucks global trend

According to a study just published China raised its coal-fired power capacity by 42.9 gigawatts (GW), or about 4.5 per cent, in the 18...

South Australia’s giant Tesla battery set to increase output and storage

South Australia's big Tesla battery is about to get substantially bigger with an increase in its output and storage by 50 per cent, with...

Alinta Energy: Victoria’s Loy Yang B coal-fired power station may close...

Hong Kong owned power giant Alinta Energy is threatening an early closure of one of Australia's biggest coal-fired power stations, a move that is...

Investors step up pressure on global energy watchdog over climate change

The head of the International Energy Agency (IEA), Dr Fatih Birol, has faced renewed pressure today to overhaul the organisation’s influential projections for fossil...