climate

Friends of the Earth warns US President Joe Biden for expanding clean energy tax credits

The Joe Biden administration has announced a proposal to expand tax credits that have long supported U.S. solar and wind energy projects, extending these incentives to a broader array...

Record Heatwaves and Extreme Weather Grip Latin America: UN

The year 2023 witnessed unprecedented climate records shattered as Latin America and the Caribbean grappled with their hottest temperatures on record, the UN’s weather...

Unprecedented Flooding Displaces Hundreds of Thousands in East Africa

UN humanitarian agencies highlighted the catastrophic impact of unprecedented flooding across East Africa, leading to widespread displacement in countries including Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia,...

UN Forum on Forests Emphasizes Urgency in Achieving Goals for Sustainable Development

The 19th session of the UN Forum on Forests (UNFF19) commenced on Monday with a clear objective: accelerating progress toward achieving the Global Forest...

G7 Countries Task IRENA to Monitor Group’s Renewable Energy Progress

G7 leaders tasked the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) to track and monitor the group’s contribution toward the global renewable tripling target by 2030. The...

Europe’s Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism to Impact Aluminium Market, Reports Wood Mackenzie

European Union’s implementation of a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) will have a negative impact on the primary aluminium market, Wood Mackenzie said The report,...

Solargis Issues Warning on Winter Solar Performance in India

Solargis, a provider of solar data and software solutions, has sounded the alarm about the adverse impact of poor air quality on India’s solar...

Record Heat Grips Europe: 2023 Confirmed as One of Hottest Years

World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has released a report -- confirming 2023 as either the joint warmest or second warmest year on record in Europe. The...

New UN Climate Report Confirms 2023 Hottest

In a stark reminder of the accelerating climate crisis, a recent report issued by the UN weather agency (WMO) has revealed a litany of...

IEA Anticipates Methane Emissions from Fossil Fuels to Decline Soon

Analysis from the International Energy Agency (IEA) reveals that methane emissions from the energy sector will face a decline, thanks to policies, regulations, and...

BP Reports Increase in Carbon Emissions Amid Project Start-ups and Acquisitions

BP has revealed a notable uptick in its carbon emissions for the first time since 2019, attributed to the initiation of new oil and...