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Environmental groups urge end to G7 global coal funding

Environmental groups have urged the powerful Group of Seven (G7) nations led by Japan and Germany to stop financing coal projects globally, which they...

Tuvalu PM urges new UN climate refugee status

Pacific island nation Tuvalu's prime minister has called for a United Nations resolution to create legal protection for people displaced by the impacts of...

BoM: strongest El Nino in nearly 20 years ends

The Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has said the strongest El Nino in nearly 20 years, which damaged crop production in Asia and caused...

Study warns burning all fossil fuels would scorch Earth

Researchers have warned that using up all known fossil fuel reserves would render Earth even more unlivable than scientists had previously projected. Average temperatures would...

Climate change dominates Exxon, Chevron annual meetings

Major global fossil fuel producers Exxon Mobil Corporation and Chevron Corporation will face their toughest-ever push by shareholders concerned about a warming world at...

Prince Charles warns fund managers on responsible investment

The heir to the British throne, Prince Charles, has become one of the highest-profile figures to call on asset managers to invest responsibly, warning...

Germany sets €1bn package to drive electric car sales

The German government has signed off on a €1 billion finance package that will provide incentives for citizens to buy electric cars. The scheme, which...

Norway fails on promised cuts as GHG emissions rise

Official data has shown that Norway's greenhouse gas emissions rose by 1.5 per cent last year, lifted by the oil and gas sector and...

Scientists, investors to identify climate change finance risks

A Norwegian group of climate scientists has formed an alliance with leading global investors and the World Bank to try to assess the financial...

SA electricity monopoly launches solar battery trial

The Alternative Technology Association (ATA) has questioned an early entry into household battery storage by South Australia's monopoly electricity distributor, claiming it could have...