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Report: extra $10bn needed to meet renewable energy target

Fresh doubts have been raised about Australia's ability to meet the 2020 Renewable Energy Target (RET) promised by the conservative Liberal-National government after a...

Study: half leading investors ignoring climate change

A new study has shown that almost half of the world's top 500 investors are doing nothing to address climate change through their investments....

UN warns heat at work major new climate threat

United Nations agencies and international labour bodies have warned searing temperatures will cost emerging economies up to 10 per cent in lost daytime working...

Investors: utilities should face climate change stress tests

A global network of investors has called for electric utilities to undergo stress tests to show how their business models are in line with...

Scientists warn death of the Great Barrier Reef looms

Leading Australian scientists have warned large tracts of the Australia’s World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef are likely to be dead within 20 years...

EU carbon surges as politicians look to strengthen market

The price of emitting greenhouse gases in the European Union has jumped to the highest in more than three months as politicians floated new...

Radical action needed to decarbonise world energy supply

A new report warns more radical action is needed to decarbonise the world's energy supply and improve energy efficiency to keep the global temperature...

US climate envoy: Paris Agreement may take effect in 2016

The top United States climate negotiator has said while the United Nations got an even bigger-than-expected turnout on Earth Day when 175 nations signed...

Labor climate plan involves two ETS and ‘climate trigger’

Australia’s federal opposition Labor Party (ALP) has released a climate change policy that involves two Emissions Trading Schemes (ETS), more expensive, but better fuel...

Call on fossil fuel bosses to properly back Paris Agreement

More than 75 environmentally concerned groups have signed a letter calling on oil company bosses to deliver business plans that are compatible with the...