Turning cities low-carbon will be key in fighting climate change

Turning cities low-carbon will be key in fighting climate change

Cities are responsible for 70% of global CO2 emissions, largely through buildings and transportation.

Destroying pangolin scales to protect the critically endangered animals

Destroying pangolin scales to protect the critically endangered animals

From Cameroon to Indonesia the scaly anteaters are being driven extinct at alarming rates.

EC decarbonisation targets help, but is a “climate neutral” Europe possible?

EC decarbonisation targets help, but is a “climate neutral” Europe possible?

With new nuclear power, cleaner cities, lower emissions and cheaper electricity await.

Is smart growth a smart move for Nature?

Is smart growth a smart move for Nature?

The real greening of cities is possible only if we use a holistic and responsible approach.

All G20 nations are ‘badly behind’ in cutting their emissions

All G20 nations are ‘badly behind’ in cutting their emissions

Just as in the 1990s, fossil fuels still make up 82% of the energy mix in G20 nations.

Turning wood into biofuel is now easier … thanks to tiny crustaceans

Turning wood into biofuel is now easier … thanks to tiny crustaceans

Plenty of readily available woody biomass could soon be converted into low-carbon biofuel.

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All G20 nations are ‘badly behind’ in cutting their emissions

Just as in the 1990s, fossil fuels still make up 82% of the energy mix in G20 nations.

Setting out to explore – and save – Earth’s last frontier

Much of the planet is covered in oceans but only in recent times have we began exploring the deep sea.

Taiwan’s referendum and China’s ambitions spotlight parallel nuclear debates

Both countries rely predominantly on fossil fuels in power generation. That needs to change.

Greening behaviors has never been easier

Many of us would like to live more sustainably, but that can be easier said than done.