While Europe’s drive for carbon neutrality and sustainability will inevitably leave at least some businesses out of pocket, the list of industries currently affected by EU environmental initiatives include those with sustainable interests at heart.
High meat consumption is also a leading cause of rising non-communicable diseases and harms the climate too.
Manmade activities were the primary cause of the warming trend registered throughout last year.
To see how climate change is already devastating fragile ecosystems, look no further than the eastern Mediterranean.
Climate change is playing a role in the frequency and in some types of extreme weather that lead to billion-dollar disasters.
Like the CO2 readings at Mauna Loa, creeping up in the present, what's clear at the start of this new year is that the fictional ministry's future is now.