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Solar-powered railway could reduce fossil fuel reliance

The world's first solar farm to directly power a railway line has been plugged in -- a development that could lay the foundations for the world's fir...

Solar-powered railway could reduce fossil fuel reliance

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Australia’s fires are a wake-up call - let’s reduce fossil fuel use The bushfire tragedy is a poignant reminder that Australia, and the rest of the world, must get serious about climate change and reduce fossil fuel r...
13:04, 2020-01-13

Pollutionwatch: Africa increases its reliance on fossil fuels Continent is embarking on a huge expansion of power stations, most of which will burn coalLast week the UN secretary general, António Guterres, calle...
23:16, 2019-11-07

Brussels allows UK to subsidise fossil fuel generators Controversial energy scheme had been halted by European court The UK’s largest fossil fuel generators may be back in line for almost £1bn in backup p...
18:48, 2019-10-24

Yes, electric vehicles really are better than fossil fuel burners Hans-Werner Sinn’s opinion piece on whether electric cars are as climate friendly as they seem generated a good deal of controversy. William Todts, e...
12:56, 2019-11-26

Exxon Isn't the Only Fossil Fuel Giant Getting Its Ass Sued The New York Attorney General’s office has been pursuing Exxon for years for everything from climate denial to fraud. The oil company that made billi...
23:16, 2019-10-22

Guardian to ban advertising from fossil fuel firms Move follows efforts to reduce carbon footprint and increase reporting on climate crisisThe Guardian will no longer accept advertising from oil and g...
13:16, 2020-01-29

How do we rein in the fossil fuel industry? Here are eight ideas Individual action alone won’t solve the climate crisis. So what political changes might help?Renewables may see off oil firms decades earlier than th...
18:00, 2019-10-14

The UK is spending billions on overseas fossil fuel projects The UK plans to be carbon neutral by 2050, but it gave more than £4.5bn in aid money to fossil fuel projects overseas between 2010 and 2017...
04:20, 2019-07-23

Corbyn and Sanders vow to crack down on fossil fuel firms UK and US politicians pledge to rein in big oil in light of Guardian climate crisis investigationHalf a century of dither and denial – a climate cris...
11:48, 2019-10-10

The joys of springs: how Kenya could steam beyond fossil fuel Engineers are tapping the Rift Valley’s subterranean energy to power an expanding economyA faint smell of sulphur, a shrill hiss of gas and a Rift Va...
12:50, 2019-05-01

University of California to dump fossil fuel investments “Our job is to make money for the University of California and we’re betting we can do that without fossil fuels investments,” said an opinion articl...
21:32, 2019-09-18

Barclays under increasing pressure over fossil fuel loans Europe’s biggest asset manager backs vote calling for bank to end services to energy firmsEurope’s largest asset manager is backing a shareholder vot...
20:36, 2020-02-12

Finland to back increase in fossil fuel taxes Finland's new government will propose a tax increase later this year on fossil fuel used for transport, as well as measures to help expand electric-v...
19:00, 2019-09-09

Fossil fuel polluters from U.S. to China far off climate targets: U.N. The world's major fossil fuel producers are set to bust global environmental goals with excessive coal, oil and gas extraction in the next decade, th...
06:24, 2019-11-20

Fossil fuel polluters from U.S. to China far off climate targets: UN The world's major fossil fuel producers are set to bust global environmental goals with excessive coal, oil and gas extraction in the next decade, th...
13:24, 2019-11-20

EIB plans to cut all funding for fossil fuel projects by 2020 EU’s lending arm financed oil, gas and coal projects in 2018 with more than €2.4bnThe European Investment Bank has vowed to end its multibillion euro...
18:48, 2019-07-26

Fossil fuel big five 'spent €251m lobbying EU' since 2010 Report comes amid calls for set up of firewall to protect politics from industry influenceThe five biggest oil and gas companies, and their industry ...
07:24, 2019-10-24

Just 10% of fossil fuel subsidy cash 'could pay for green transition' Redirecting small portion of subsidies would unleash clean energy revolution, says reportSwitching just some of the huge subsidies supporting fossil ...
11:20, 2019-08-01

UK spent nearly £2bn on fossil fuel projects overseas last year Elevenfold rise in funding over 12 months came as support for renewables fell to £700,000Britain increased support for fossil fuel projects overseas ...
19:20, 2019-06-27

‘Every Day Matters’: Guardian Stops Accepting Fossil Fuel Ads It said the decision was based on the efforts by the industry to prevent meaningful climate action by governments....
15:04, 2020-01-30

Analysis says we need to stop building fossil fuel plants now Enlarge / Wind turbines spin as steam rises from the cooling towers of the Jäenschwalde coal-fired power plant in the distance. (credit: Sean Gallup...
23:16, 2019-07-02

Barclays pressured by shareholders to cut fossil fuel financing A group of Barclays shareholders coordinated by responsible investment lobby group ShareAction want the bank to phase out financing fossil fuels, ste...
01:32, 2020-01-08

EU finance ministers call for end to fossil fuel funding The EU has provided roughly €13.4 billion ($14.8 billion) in fossil fuel financing since 2013. Some EU members worry that ending such funding would e...
20:32, 2019-11-08

Half of UK universities have committed to divest from fossil fuel 78 out of 154 universities joined campaign in blow to big oil’s ‘social licence’, campaigners sayHalf of UK universities have signed up to divest fro...
08:16, 2020-01-13

Outshining fossil fuel: Your guide to the revolution in solar energy Solar power is getting so cheap it is overtaking fossil fuels – and that’s without next-generation photovoltaic technology and artificial photosynthe...
13:44, 2019-08-08

Joe Biden may pull out of fundraiser hosted by fossil fuel exec WASHINGTON – Joe Biden said he’d turn down a planned New York City fundraiser Thursday if the co-host turns out to be a fossil fuel executive. “If th...
08:40, 2019-09-05

£680m of UK foreign aid spent on fossil fuel projects – study Cafod says UK is saddling poorer nations with outdated, polluting technologiesThe British government has spent £680m of its foreign aid budget on fos...
12:08, 2019-07-23

Which 2020 Democrats are powering their campaigns on fossil fuel donations? Democrats accept the climate crisis must be confronted – but there’s a split between those who signed a pledge to no longer accept industry money tho...
08:08, 2019-06-20

UK’s National Trust to sell off fossil fuel investments worth £45m The National Trust, a UK conservation charity, will sell off its investments in fossil fuel companies including BP, Shell and Total over the next thr...
02:00, 2019-07-04

King coal no more as insurer Axa vows to divest from fossil fuel Group says it will phase out investments, and underwriting of companies that back coal The insurer Axa has promised to sever ties with the coal indus...
19:24, 2019-11-27

Fossil fuel bosses must change or be voted out, says asset manager State Street chief says it could use shareholder powers to force boards to act on climateThe world’s biggest fossil fuel companies must take action o...
14:08, 2019-10-12

Fossil fuel reliant BC Ferries may keep Greta Thunberg away from Victoria Sixteen-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg may not come to Victoria because of concerns over BC Ferries' use of fossil fuels....
03:44, 2019-10-23

US green economy has 10 times more jobs than the fossil fuel industry The green economy, covering renewable energy to environmental consultancy, is now so large in the US that it employs 10 times as many people as the f...
15:40, 2019-10-15

Fossil fuel pollution behind 4m premature deaths a year – study Burning gas, coal and oil costs global economy $8bn a day and particularly harms children Air pollution from burning fossil fuels is responsible for ...
04:36, 2020-02-12

Jay Inslee targets fossil fuel interests with new presidential promises Washington governor’s campaign centers on climate crisisAnnouncement to be made in threatened Florida EvergladesWashington governor Jay Inslee will s...
14:08, 2019-06-24

European Investment Bank proposes end to fossil fuel lending The European Investment Bank has proposed an end to lending for fossil fuel-reliant energy projects by the end of 2020, a draft of the EU lending arm...
16:32, 2019-07-26

France to uphold ban on sale of fossil fuel cars by 2040 The French government's new law on mobility will uphold a planned ban on fossil fuel-powered cars by 2040, Transport Minister Elizabeth Borne said on...
14:32, 2019-06-11

Climate change: EU bank to stop fossil fuel lending One of the world's biggest public lenders has said it will stop financing fossil fuel projects from the end of 2021 as part of an effort to combat cl...
23:56, 2019-11-14

Activists demand end of Shell, fossil fuel at shareholder meeting A group of environmental activists tried to disrupt Royal Dutch Shell's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday, calling for this year's gathering to b...
14:28, 2019-05-21

Leading engineers turn their backs on new fossil fuel projects The Engineers Declare movement pledges to put climate considerations first in evaluating projectsEngineering firms are under increased pressure from ...
02:12, 2019-10-21

EIB says too early to declare victory in battle to end fossil fuel funding It is too early to say the European Investment Bank (EIB) has won its battle to end funding of fossil fuel projects, the bank's president said on Mon...
17:56, 2019-11-11

Despite Lag On Green Targets, Europe Greenlights 55 Fossil Fuel Projects A new report claims Europe is behind on renewable energy development, coinciding with an EU ruling giving 55 new fossil fuel projects the go-ahead, l...
16:48, 2020-02-17

Britain must end financial help for fossil fuel projects abroad lawmakers Britain must stop financing fossil fuel projects abroad by 2021 as it undermines the nation's efforts to combat climate change, a report by lawmakers...
02:12, 2019-06-10

Worried by climate change, EU moves to end fossil fuel funding The European Union should phase out its funding of oil, gas and coal projects, EU finance ministers said in a joint statement on Friday, in a move th...
17:40, 2019-11-08

Norway to sell off fossil fuel stocks worth more than $8 billion A fund that manages $1 trillion of Norway’s assets will divest from oil and gas exploration firms and invest more in renewable energy companies...
19:56, 2019-06-12

‘Swampy symbiosis’: fossil fuel industry has more clout than ever under Trump Lobbyists are giving millions to help Trump win in 2020, after reaping a regulatory windfall that benefited their bottom lines Robert Murray, a coal ...
08:08, 2019-09-27

EU bank to stop funding fossil fuel projects in 2 years BERLIN — The European Investment Bank said Thursday that it will stop financing fossil fuel energy projects from the end of 2021 as part of an effort...
21:00, 2019-11-15

European Investment Bank to phase out fossil fuel financing EU’s lending arm to become first ‘climate bank’ by ending financing of oil, gas and coal projects after 2021The European Investment Bank has agreed t...
12:44, 2019-11-15

US green economy’s growth dwarfs the fossil fuel industry’s Enlarge / A new solar array at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. (credit: NIST) While US President Donald Trump may be “the world’s...
16:40, 2019-10-16

The Guardian ends advertising from fossil fuel companies because of climate change The British-based media group is the first major news organization to divest from the fossil fuel industry....
17:04, 2020-01-29

Australia’s push for hydrogen power may prop up fossil fuel industry Australia wants to be a world-leader in hydrogen, but its new strategy could favour fossil fuels instead of supporting the shift to green energy...
18:16, 2019-12-02

Leading Australian engineers turn their backs on new fossil fuel projects The Engineers Declare movement pledges to put climate considerations first in evaluating plansEngineering firms are under increased pressure from the...
03:28, 2019-10-21

Joe Biden Claims He Didn't Know a Fossil Fuel Executive Was Hosting a Fundraiser for Him On CNN’s climate crisis town hall Wednesday night, Joe Biden claimed to be unaware of a report from the Intercept that a fossil fuel executive would ...
04:08, 2019-09-05

Priority status for EU fossil fuel projects raises green hackles European lawmakers on Wednesday approved the European Union's list of priority energy projects that are eligible for up to 30 billion euros ($33.5 bi...
13:28, 2020-01-22

In boost to climate policy, EU makes first move to end fossil fuel funding A preliminary text agreed by EU member states calls on the European Investment Bank to stop funding fossil fuel projects, in what would be a breakthr...
15:28, 2019-11-06

Concerns as EU bank balks at plan to halt fossil fuel investments Last-minute lobbying forces delay to ambitious move by European Investment BankThe European Investment Bank (EIB) has balked at a proposal to halt ne...
16:20, 2019-10-15

Democrats’ newest climate platform: Hammering fossil fuel companies The rhetoric from candidates like Sanders, Warren and even Biden echoes the fervor of the climate change activists backing the Green New Deal....
01:00, 2019-08-13

Bernie Sanders says no trade deals without fossil fuel-slashing provisions Bernie Sanders emphasized his strong opposition to the revamped North American trade deal on the Democratic presidential debate stage Tuesday night b...
04:40, 2020-01-15

Why Texas’s fossil fuel support will ‘spell disaster’ for climate crisis The state – which leads the way as US output of oil and gas is forecast to rise 25% in the next decade – is intensifying its production pipeline by p...
08:44, 2019-12-07

European Investment Bank postpones decision on fossil fuel lending The European Investment Bank, the world's biggest multilateral lender, has postponed a decision on whether to stop financing fossil fuel projects to ...
15:00, 2019-10-15

Fossil fuel production on track for double the safe climate limit ‘We’re in a deep hole over the climate crisis and we need to stop digging,’ warn expertsThe world’s nations are on track to produce more than twice a...
06:08, 2019-11-20

Cambridge University agrees to explore fossil fuel divestment plan Ex-archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams welcomes plans for fully costed proposals The former archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has welcomed ...
12:08, 2019-05-07

'Change is coming': Al Gore says economics will break fossil fuel dinosaurs Former US vice-president says new coalmines make no commercial sense, and even Australian governments will have to change course Al Gore says Austral...
20:20, 2019-06-06

Fossil fuel output to greatly exceed Paris climate pledges Production of coal, oil and gas is set to outstrip carbon budgets required to limit global warming to below 2 degrees Celsius....
12:56, 2019-11-20

Greta Thunberg: At Davos, we will tell the tycoons to dismantle the fossil fuel economy Averting catastrophe would be the best business decision to emerge from the economic forum in its 50 years of existenceWe have just entered a new dec...
14:32, 2020-01-10

Top investment banks provide billions to expand fossil fuel industry Exclusive: analysis reveals lenders provided $700bn to expand sector since Paris climate pactThe world’s largest investment banks have provided more ...
14:16, 2019-10-13

World's top three asset managers oversee $300bn fossil fuel investments Data reveals crucial role of BlackRock, State Street and Vanguard in climate crisisThe world’s three largest money managers have built a combined $30...
14:08, 2019-10-12

Greta Thunberg tells world leaders to end fossil fuel ‘madness’ Failure to end investment ‘would be a betrayal against life itself’, say climate activistsGreta Thunberg and others: ‘At Davos, we will tell the tyco...
14:32, 2020-01-10

Democrats and GOP look for advantage in fossil fuel fight in Saudi attack aftermath Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:28, 2019-09-17

Fossil fuel firms' social media fightback against climate action Industry funds ‘grassroots’ resistance to tougher rules while touting green credentialsOil and gas companies are spending millions of dollars on camp...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Democrats must go to war with fossil fuel industry to take on the climate crisis | Kate Aronoff Any climate plan that doesn’t challenge the gargantuan power of the industry head-on is flatly denying several realities about our energy systemNearl...
16:08, 2019-09-06

Influential shareholder adds to pressure on Barclays over fossil fuel loans Europe’s biggest asset manager backs vote calling for bank to end services to energy firmsEurope’s largest asset manager is backing a shareholder vot...
00:24, 2020-02-13

South-east Asia may become net fossil fuel importer in coming years: IEA Southeast Asia could become a net importer of fossil fuels in the next few years, raising the financial burden on governments and increasing carbon e...
01:20, 2019-10-30

U.S. group forms to defend natural gas against anti-fossil fuel measures A group backed by anonymous donors launched a campaign on Monday to promote the benefits of cheap, abundant natural gas against what it called "radic...
02:04, 2019-10-01

New Orleans Battle Fought Anew: Fossil Fuel vs. Clean Power Approval of a natural-gas plant was overturned after opponents were shut out of a meeting. Now the city has a new chance to consider energy economics...
12:20, 2019-11-08

UK taxpayers funding African fossil fuel projects worth $750m Watchdog reveals huge sum ploughed into ‘world’s dirtiest fossil fuels’ despite climate vowUK taxpayer funds totalling $750m (£577m) have been invest...
01:52, 2020-02-06

Swedish newspaper stops taking adverts from fossil fuel firms Dagens ETC says ban is crucial for its credibility and urges other media to follow suitA Swedish newspaper has announced it will stop taking advertis...
07:52, 2019-09-26

Fossil fuel lobbyists push to dilute EU anti-greenwash plan Energy industry in particularly fights back against planned new rules on green labellingFossil fuel lobbyists are trying to water down planned EU rul...
01:16, 2019-12-02

Sanders fends off suggestion he doesn't care about fossil fuel workers Bernie Sanders bristled at a suggestion at Tuesday night's debate that he doesn't care about workers in the fossil fuel industry, insisting that he s...
06:12, 2019-07-31

Barclays Bank fossil fuel funding protests to spread worldwide Labour group Momentum joins activists to target branches in Germany, US and CanadaA UK-based campaign to pressure Barclays to stop its multibillion p...
13:24, 2019-05-07

University of Manchester to review fossil fuel shares after student protest Students stage week-long occupation in protest against university’s £12m investmentThe University of Manchester has said it will review its £12m inve...
18:04, 2019-11-26

Rachel Maddow pinpoints the root of all evils: The fossil fuel industry The MSNBC host blames oil and gas companies for the world’s environmental and political ills....
04:40, 2019-10-04

BlackRock lost $90bn investing in fossil fuel companies, report finds World’s biggest fund urged to invest in clean energy for good of the climate and its investorsBlackRock, the world’s biggest investor, has lost an es...
00:40, 2019-08-01

Solar, onshore wind costs set to fall below new fossil fuel energy: report Electricity generated by onshore wind and solar photovoltaic (PV) technologies will in the next year be consistently cheaper than from any fossil fue...
16:08, 2019-05-29

European Investment Bank to cease funding fossil fuel projects by end-2021 The European Investment Bank said on Thursday it would stop funding fossil fuel projects at the end of 2021, a landmark decision that potentially dea...
07:40, 2019-11-15

Banks boosted new lending to fossil fuel projects last year, figures show Activist group Market Forces says its analysis suggests a disconnect between ANZ and Westpac’s statements on climate and their investment decisionsTw...
00:20, 2019-11-06

Harvard and Yale students disrupt football game for fossil fuel protest Students began campaigning in 2012 for both universities to stop investing in oil and gas companies that contribute to climate crisisStudents and alu...
20:20, 2019-11-23

In coal we trust: Australian voters back PM Morrison's faith in fossil fuel Australia's re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison once brandished a lump of coal in parliament, crying, "This is coal - don't be afraid!" His surp...
11:24, 2019-05-20

Fossil fuel exports make Australia one of the worst contributors to climate crisis Australia looking to become an emissions superpower, the Australian Conservation Foundation saysAustralia is responsible for 5% of global greenhouse ...
20:28, 2019-07-07

Review of Canadian fossil fuel subsidies appears to be behind schedule: environmental advocate Canada's promise to produce an inventory of its fossil fuel subsidies as part of a joint peer review with Argentina appears to be off schedule and ma...
01:08, 2019-11-15

Biden fends off climate hawk Tom Steyer by attacking his fossil fuel investments Joe Biden attacked Tom Steyer at Wednesday night's debate for building his wealth through a hedge fund that invested in fossil fuel projects....
04:52, 2019-11-21

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Israeli settlements, World Children’s Day, fossil fuel overuse A recap of Wednesday’s stories: UN envoy reiterates position on illegality of Israeli settlements, World Children’s Day marked with calls for rights ...
22:52, 2019-11-20

In coal we trust: Australia's voters back PM Morrison's faith in fossil fuel Australia's re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison once brandished a lump of coal in parliament, crying, "This is coal - don't be afraid!" His surp...
10:52, 2019-05-19

Biden Caught Off Guard by Question on Fund-Raiser’s Fossil Fuel Ties The former vice president, at a climate change forum, seemed surprised by a question about the host of one of his fund-raisers. His campaign denied t...
09:40, 2019-09-05

Europe's climate credentials face acid test in EIB fossil fuel vote Europe's climate change credentials face an acid test this week when the bloc's lending arm, the European Investment Bank, decides whether or not to ...
15:36, 2019-10-13

Danish pension provider ATP to halt fossil fuel investments via external funds Denmark's ATP, one of Europe's biggest pension funds, will stop putting money in external funds that hold fossil fuel investments, a senior executive...
23:36, 2020-02-04

Netherlands' $515 billion pension fund to accelerate cuts to fossil fuel investments The Netherlands' biggest pension fund, ABP, said on Monday it aims to reduce the carbon footprint of its asset portfolio by 40% from 2015 levels by 2...
13:20, 2020-02-03

Artists step up protests against fossil fuel companies' sponsorship of Perth festivals Coalition of activists say they will continue action as Perth festival kicks offArtists and activists who oppose arts sponsorship from fossil fuel co...
05:12, 2020-02-06

'Greenwashing': fossil fuel execs to hold invite-only forum at UN climate summit BP, Shell and Chevron representatives will be at event on sidelines of UN climate summitOil and gas executives are holding an exclusive invitation-on...
08:57, 2019-09-18

Perth festival: artists step up protests against sponsorship by fossil fuel companies Coalition of activists say they will continue action as Perth festival kicks offArtists and activists who oppose arts sponsorship from fossil fuel co...
05:36, 2020-02-06

Greta Thunberg: At Davos we will tell world leaders to abandon the fossil fuel economy Averting catastrophe would be the best business decision to emerge from the economic forum in its 50 years of existence• Greta Thunberg tells world l...
16:12, 2020-01-10

Plant a trillion trees: U.S. Republicans offer fossil fuel-friendly climate fix Republican lawmakers on Wednesday proposed legislation setting a goal for the United States to plant a trillion trees by 2050 to fight global warming...
00:24, 2020-02-13

Elizabeth May reveals Green Party transition plans for fossil fuel workers The announcement also comes as popularity for the Greens, both provincially and federally, is at an all-time high....
14:08, 2019-08-08

US briefing: Trump-Ukraine scandal, fossil fuel industry and Iran deal Friday’s top story: Whistleblower alleges White House tried to cover up Trump-Zelenskiy call. Plus, Cleveland Browns fail to live up to the hypeSubsc...
12:56, 2019-09-27

Democrats want companies to disclose their climate risks — and fossil fuel industry is worried Proposals to make the disclosures mandatory are sprouting in the platforms of almost all the party's leading White House hopefuls....
21:52, 2019-06-17

Revealed: northern Australia's fossil fuel plans push climate goals beyond reach Analysis uncovers impact of proposed coal and gas expansion on Paris agreementA wave of planned fossil fuel developments by major companies across no...
14:04, 2019-10-09

It’s time to rein in the fossil fuel giants before their greed chokes the planet | Richard Heede Just 20 companies are responsible for 35% of carbon emissions yet they continue to ignore calls for changeWe’ve long known that the big fossil fuel c...
13:24, 2019-10-09

Daily on Energy: Democrats and GOP look for advantage in fossil fuel fight in Saudi attack aftermath Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
22:32, 2019-09-17

How fossil fuel execs lobbied black leaders to overturn a California city’s coal ban Their main objective was to build a marine terminal to transport coal through the city, raising fears of increased air pollution Last spring, an unus...
12:15, 2019-10-23

Joe Biden Caught Off Guard at Town Hall by Question on Fund-Raiser’s Fossil Fuel Ties The former vice president, at a climate change forum, seemed surprised by a question about the host of one of his fund-raisers. His campaign denied t...
16:20, 2019-09-05

City of Vancouver votes to demand fossil fuel companies cover climate change costs The motion, which passed 7-4, points to a B.C. government report that projects the City of Vancouver will have to spend $1 billion this century to mi...
20:00, 2019-06-28

Global fossil fuel production will soon thwart Paris Agreement climate targets, report warns A new report estimated that global fossil fuel production by 2030 would be 120 per cent over Paris Agreement targets....
04:00, 2019-11-21

Daily on Energy, presented by API: One company's high expectations for renewables even after pro-fossil fuel FERC order Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:16, 2020-01-31

Countries Are Falling Far Short on Action to Tackle Climate Change As Fossil Fuel Use Increases, Says Energy Report Countries’ plans to tackle climate change fall far short of what’s necessary to prevent temperatures from rising to an unsafe level that ...
21:12, 2019-11-13

Daily on Energy, presented by Renew Biodiesel: Fossil fuel plants get a boost from Trump-appointed regulators Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:44, 2019-12-19

Nearly half of Londoners 'think City should stop investing in fossil fuel companies' Almost half of Londoners think the City should stop investing in companies that make their money from fossil fuels such as oil, gas or coal, accordin...
17:48, 2019-07-01

Great Western Railway delays: Trespasser forces all railway lines between Reading and London to close All rail services between London and Reading have been halted due to a trespasser on the tracks....
10:48, 2020-02-10

Germans in favor of 'reducing reliance' on US A new YouGov poll has found that a majority of Germans are in favor of reducing reliance on the US and increasing ties with Russia. Chancellor Angela...
13:32, 2019-12-03

When the noble lie of self-reliance becomes the dangerous myth of 'autonomy' What if we had a myth we all told one another about ourselves? Say we had a story that each of us had, deep down, the power to fly....
20:16, 2019-05-29

Reliance Industries is starting to roll out its new e-commerce platform This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Payments & Commerce subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your...
15:40, 2020-01-02

Mississippi fights lawsuit over reliance on mental hospitals JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The federal government is putting Mississippi’s mental health system on trial. Since June 4, a judge has been hearing arg...
18:52, 2019-06-26

Hydrogen Is A Bad Car Fuel, But It's The Perfect Boat Fuel There are issues inherent with hydrogen as a fuel for cars. It is incredibly expensive and energy intensive to create, it is difficult to pressurize ...
01:20, 2020-02-04

Reliance seeks to counter India plastics pushback with new road project Reliance Industries, India's largest petchem player, is launching a project to use plastics in road construction, amid growing concerns over pollutio...
03:20, 2020-01-29

Painkillers should be renamed as pain-relievers to stop reliance on drugs, expert says The term "painkiller" creates unrealistic expectations and should be banned, a government advisor has said....
14:52, 2020-02-06

Kohl's rings up improved results, but reliance on promotional pricing subdues enthusiasm (KSS) Coming off one of its most difficult quarters in recent history, Kohl's (KSS) delivered better Q2 re...
19:44, 2019-08-20

Solar Energy experts say Nova Scotia could cease coal reliance by 2030 Solar energy expert says Nova Scotia could transition from coal to clean renewable energies like wind and solar by 2030, long before the province pla...
23:28, 2019-12-04

Reliance’s Azure cloud partnership poses threat to Amazon and Google in India India’s Reliance Industries announced a partnership with Microsoft’s Azure, a move that poses a direct challenge to rival cloud services such as AWS....
08:04, 2019-08-13

West Ham reliance on Michail Antonio made clear as they revert to type in Wolves defeat Michail Antonio's West Ham team-mates admitted they missed the frontman after another meek display against Wolves turned the heat back on Manuel Pell...
15:08, 2019-12-05

Slavia Prague 1-2 Barcelona: Same old problems as reliance on Lionel Messi and Marc-Andre ter Stegen continues Somehow, Barcelona got away with it in the end. The Catalans beat Slavia Prague 2-1 in the Champions League on Wednesday night, but there was anger a...
11:32, 2019-10-24

Barcelona vs Real Madrid talking points: Over-reliance on Messi and Benzema; Busquets missed; VAR controversy Barcelona and Real Madrid played out a first Clasico with no goals in 17 years on Wednesday night in a game which will be remembered as much for even...
19:44, 2019-12-19

A Delta plane injured 26 people by dumping fuel over an elementary school — here's why planes dump fuel, and how they usually try and avoid hitting people REUTERS/Scott Varley/MediaNews Group/Torrance Daily Breeze via Getty Images/Business Insider A Delta plane dumped jet fuel over an elementary school,...
14:12, 2020-01-15

The Wuhan coronavirus could pose a minor threat to Apple's iPhone business, and it's further evidence of the company's reliance on China (AAPL) Reuters The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has caused Apple to temporarily shut down its retail stores and halt operations to China, a setback that it al...
21:08, 2020-02-04

This Railway Runs Right Through a Soccer Field Imagine the ideal day for a soccer game in the Slovakian Ore Mountains: blue skies, a competitive team, warm sun, and... a train running right in fro...
19:52, 2019-05-17

Dutch railway to pay out €50m over role in Holocaust State-owned operator transported 102,000 Jews to Nazi death camps The Dutch railway has accepted a recommendation that it pay up to €50m (£45m) to re...
10:56, 2019-06-27

Next stop, home: We live next to a steam railway Will Brown and Marie Willey, the fashion designers behind Old Town, transformed a crumbling bungalow alongside a Norfolk railway, drawing inspiration...
18:20, 2019-06-08

Railway timetable changes threaten further travel woe for passengers An overhaul of rail timetables is threatening further disruption for rail passengers after the train chaos of last summer....
11:20, 2019-05-10

10 of Europe’s best hostels near city railway stations Don’t go the extra mile for a bed in Europe’s great cities. From Rome to Vienna, Berlin to Barcelona, here are 10 great hostels just a short hop from...
07:56, 2019-06-24

Dutch railway to compensate Holocaust survivors At a ceremony in Utrecht, the head of the Dutch state rail company announced compensation for survivors and families of the 100,000 Holocaust victims...
19:28, 2019-06-26

Kenya struggles to manage debt for railway to 'nowhere' As Kenya's government trumpets the opening of its new, Chinese-built train line to the Rift Valley, critics say the railway serves little purpose and...
16:44, 2019-10-18

Cuba tries to revive its once-great railway network HAVANA (AP) — Cuba’s railway system is undergoing a major overhaul, with the government pushing a program to revamp the decrepit and aging netw...
18:40, 2019-05-23

10 of the best restaurants and cafes near Europe’s main railway stations Fantastic food is waiting just a short stroll from these city terminals, so swap chain restaurants for some locals’ favouritesPlus: enter our competi...
16:48, 2020-02-12

Mount Washington is setting for observatory-railway storm CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Mount Washington, home to some of the world’s worst weather, is the setting for a brewing storm between its summit weather...
23:24, 2019-06-05

Sir Rod Stewart donates £10,000 to vandalised model railway club Sir Rod Stewart has pledged £10,000 following the destruction of a model railway exhibition....
18:28, 2019-05-20

Hands off our treasured railway, say locals in Sóller, Mallorca Anonymous investors have launched a hostile €25m bid for Sóller’s locally owned heritage train link to PalmaIndignant residents of the Mallorcan town...
16:36, 2019-08-17

Rod Stewart donates £10,000 after model railway club vandalised Singer says he is absolutely devastated at destruction of exhibition in LincolnshireThe singer Rod Stewart has said he is “absolutely devastated” ove...
17:48, 2019-05-20

10 of the best railway hotels in Europe: readers’ travel tips A friendly welcome and comfortable bed are just the tonic after a long journey: our tipsters know the best hotels near stations from the Med to the T...
07:36, 2019-05-02

'It's not silly' - Sir Rod unveils model railway 25 years in the making Sir Rod Stewart has said he is "so proud" his model railway has been getting so much attention because some believe it's just a "silly hobby"....
18:28, 2019-11-13

Nearly £50,000 raised for railway enthusiasts whose show was trashed by vandals A fundraiser in support of model railway enthusiasts whose exhibition was destroyed by vandals has attracted a deluge of donations approaching £50,00...
10:12, 2019-05-20

Dutch railway company to pay reparations for WWII transports THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch national railway company NS says it will pay reparations to Jews, Roma and Sinti whom it transported to camps in ...
17:32, 2019-06-26

Rod Stewart helps restore model railway trashed by vandals A model railway exhibition which was destroyed by vandals has gone on display after being restored with help from Sir Rod Stewart....
17:04, 2019-11-23

I am railing: Sir Rod Stewart reveals his epic model railway city He has released 13 studio albums and been on 19 tours since he started building it 23 years ago....
15:24, 2019-11-13

Australia's Mt Isa zinc railway reopens to freight after February floods A railway that carries zinc from major producers such as Glencore across Australia's outback has reopened to freight trains, the line's owner Queensl...
07:12, 2019-04-29

Man chases dog on London railway, adding to commuter heat misery London commuters were fuming after a man lost control of his dog at a railway station and chased it down one of the capital's busiest stretches of tr...
22:40, 2019-07-25

Photos: Mickey & Minnie's Runaway Railway at Disney World Mickey & Minnie's Runaway Railway Ride at Disney's Hollywood Studios is scheduled to open March 4, 2020.       ...
21:56, 2019-12-04

Over 3,000 Canadian National Railway rail workers on strike: union About 3,200 Canadian National Railway conductors, trainpersons and yard workers are on strike after the union and company failed to reach a deal by t...
07:12, 2019-11-19

Canada very worried about railway protests, rules out sending in the police Canada's Liberal government said on Friday it was deeply concerned about protests by aboriginal activists that are blocking some key railway lines bu...
03:12, 2020-02-15

South Western Railway strikes December 2019: Dates, map and all you need to know South Western Railway workers are set to strike for most of December, it has been announced....
16:56, 2019-11-06

Couple SLAMMED for hanging off railway train in 'dangerous' snap TRAVEL bloggers Camille & Jean caused a stir when they posted a picture from Ella, Sri Lanka. The Instagram snap appears to show them hanging off a t...
13:16, 2019-05-05

Australia's flood-damaged Mt Isa zinc railway to reopen April 29 A railway that carries zinc from major producers such as Glencore across Australia's Outback is expected to reopen this month, Queensland's transport...
11:56, 2019-04-16

A legacy of lunacy haunts Kenya's old railway. Will China's $3.6B line be different? The new Standard Gauge Railway line cost $3.6 billion in loans and has been the subject of intense scrutinty in Africa....
02:20, 2019-05-21

10 of the best museums close to railway stations in Europe: readers’ tips From antiquity to computer games, there’s never a dull moment for the culturally curious with a couple of hours to fill at a European station. And th...
08:00, 2020-02-14

South Western Railway strike: Walkout will cost businesses up to £400m A month-long "Scrooge strike" by rail workers on one of London's busiest commuter networks will cost businesses up to £400 million, economists warned...
13:16, 2019-11-26

Indian Railways Converts Old Railway Coach Into Staff Canteen In Patna East Central Railways Zone took a railway coach and converted it into a full blown cafeteria complete with beautiful interiors and delicious snacks....
13:16, 2020-02-07

Canada's biggest railway could shut parts of network because of pipeline protests Canadian National Railway Co, the country's biggest rail road, said on Tuesday it would be forced to shut down parts of its network unless rail line ...
03:24, 2020-02-12

Teenage boy hit by 25,000 volts while trespassing on railway spent two months in burns unit A student has told how he was left scarred for life after being hit by 25,000 volts while trespassing on the railway....
14:16, 2019-05-23

Slug shorts out huge section of Japan’s high-speed railway A large chunk of Japan’s high-speed rail network was brought to a standstill, delaying about 12,000 passengers, because of a slimy character – a roug...
14:52, 2019-06-24

World's first solar-powered railway line revealed in Hampshire The world's first solar-powered railway line is being rolled out in a ground-breaking scheme that paves the way for solar trains....
12:56, 2019-08-23

Travel bloggers DEFEND hanging out of train in 'dangerous' railway snap TRAVEL bloggers Camille & Jean went viral when they posted a 'foolish' picture from Ella, Sri Lanka. They have since defended the controversial move....
15:08, 2019-05-24

Couples hang off railway carriages in death-defying Instagram trend TOURISTS have been warned not to take risky pictures as they travel through Ella, Sri Lanka. This hasn't stopped many from sharing death-defying snap...
14:32, 2019-05-09

Udder chaos: Cow on the railway sparks rush-hour delays in Scotland A Highland cow has caused udder chaos during rush hour around Glasgow after the "absolute unit" escaped from a nearby park....
13:44, 2020-01-14

South Western Railway strike: Cancellations, delays and overcrowding on day one of walkout Tens of thousands of commuters were suffering huge disruption on train journeys to Waterloo today as the first of a month of strikes led to mass canc...
12:40, 2019-12-02

German railway claims Greta Thunberg lied about taking first class It’s just a bunch of hot air. A German railway company has taken back an apology they made to Greta Thunberg after they realized the climate ac...
03:24, 2019-12-16

South Western Railway delays: London Waterloo passengers hit by second day of disruption in row Commuters have been hit by a second successive day of disruption on South Western Railway services....
11:16, 2019-05-29

Flight delays and railway fires: Scorching heatwave tests Europe's infrastructure Climate scientists warn that Europe's infrastructure, like housing and railroads, must change to withstand upcoming challenges posed by extreme ...
22:00, 2019-07-26

Boris Johnson announces new railway between Manchester and Leeds and boosts fund for North by £3.6bn Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged a £3.6 billion boost for left behind Northern towns today as he announced a new rail link between Manchester and...
17:12, 2019-07-27

South Western Railway workers to strike throughout festive break after talks collapse South Western Railway (SWR) workers will strike throughout December after talks over the guards on trains dispute collapsed....
19:48, 2019-11-28

Christmas misery as South Western Railway workers set to strike for 27 days in December Commuters are facing Christmas misery as South Western Railway workers announced a 27-day strike in December....
16:24, 2019-11-05

South Western Railway strikes continue with commuters suffering second day of delays and overcrowding Hundreds of thousands of rail passengers have faced a second day of chaos on their commute as a series of strikes led to a reduced service and overcr...
13:48, 2019-12-03

HS2 news: Boris Johnson orders review to assess future of £56 billion railway A review of the High Speed 2 railway was ordered today, in a move that could leave its future in doubt until after an autumn general election....
14:44, 2019-08-21

South Western Railway strike timetable: Walkout causes widespread chaos for commuters Thousands of people in the south of England are facing travel chaos this week as a five-day train strike gets under way today....
11:32, 2019-06-18

HS2 could be delayed by seven years and cost £22bn more than previous budget, says company building railway HS2 could cost up to £22 billion more than its previous budget and may be delayed by seven years, the company building the railway has said....
16:16, 2019-09-03

South Western Railway strike: Thousands set to face travel misery as five-day walkout gets under way Thousands of people in the south of England are set to face travel chaos this week as a five-day strike gets under way....
00:12, 2019-06-18

Govia Thameslink Railway fined £1m over passenger's train window death Rail firm Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has been fined £1 million after a passenger was killed when his head went out of a train carriage window....
12:44, 2019-07-17

Greta Thunberg and German railway company trade tweets about 'overcrowded trains' Greta Thunberg's tweet about riding on the floor of a train didn't sit well with German railway company Deutsche Bahn, which said she had a seat in f...
03:52, 2019-12-16

Rail union leaders threaten more South Western Railway strikes in New Year Commuters starting their second week of 27 days of strike action today faced the added threat of more walkouts in the New Year....
11:24, 2019-12-09

Trudeau won’t force end to railway blockades; Scheer tells protesters to ‘check their privilege’ Those demonstrating support the hereditary chiefs of Wet'suwet'en Nation, who oppose the construction of a pipeline through their land....
20:12, 2020-02-14

Residents take on Transport for London over plans for Sainsbury's store in railway arches A row has broken out over a decision by Transport for London to lease railway arches to Sainsbury's....
12:12, 2019-05-14

Under the arches: ingenious home built into historic London railway viaduct for sale Inside the surprisingly spacious home opens up through a 16ft-high vaulted ceiling allowing natural light to flow through the house....
13:16, 2019-05-01

South Western Railway admits it could lose franchise after recording losses of £137m Strike-hit train operator South Western Railway has admitted it could lose its franchise contract after recording a loss of £137 million....
23:52, 2020-01-07

South Western Railway strikes: Five-day walkout ends but union workers are prepared for further action Five days of rail strikes ended today though union chiefs insist more action could come if demands are not met....
20:08, 2019-06-22

South Western Railway strikes December 2019: Dates, map, train travel information and all you need to know South Western Railway workers are set to strike for most of December, it has been announced....
10:32, 2019-11-07

South Western Railway workers vote to continue strike action over guard dispute Workers on South Western Railway have voted to continue taking strike action in the long-running dispute over guards on trains....
17:16, 2020-01-23

South Western Railway derailment and breakdowns cause major disruption for commuters as Waterloo is hit with delays Tens of thousands of rail commuters suffered horrendous disruption today as a series of major breakdowns cancelled and delayed services into mainline...
10:36, 2020-01-30

South Western Railway train strike: Thousands face travel misery as five-day walkout gets under way Thousands of people in the south of England are set to face travel chaos this week as a five-day strike gets under way....
08:48, 2019-06-18

Bootle railway track death: Boy, 12, dies after walking on electric train lines in Merseyside "The boy's family have been informed and are being supported by specially trained family liaison officers."...
16:24, 2019-10-15

South Western Railway strikes 2019: December dates, train travel information, map and all you need to know Commuters are facing Christmas travel misery with a series of December strikes set to disrupt services throughout the month....
10:32, 2019-11-18

South Western Railway strikes 2019: December dates, train travel information, map and more Commuters are facing Christmas travel misery with a series of December strikes set to disrupt services throughout the month....
10:00, 2019-11-19

South Western Railway strikes 2019: December dates, train travel information, map and everything you need to know Commuters are facing Christmas travel misery with a series of December strikes set to disrupt services throughout the month....
10:28, 2019-11-20

South Western Railway strike begins with commuters facing month of misery before Christmas Hundreds of thousands of commuters face a month of misery as railway workers begin 27 days of strike action over the Christmas period....
09:00, 2019-12-02

South Western Railway strikes in 2019: December dates, train travel information, map and all you need to know Hundreds of thousands of passengers will face Christmas travel misery with a series of train strikes to take place through December....
14:08, 2019-11-25

Moment man is repeatedly kicked in the head during mass railway station brawl as passengers try to intervene This is the moment a mass brawl erupted at a railway station after a row broke out between two groups of men on a train....
18:00, 2020-01-27

South Western Railway strikes December 2019: Dates, train travel information, map and more More than 600,000 passengers a day are set to face Christmas travel misery with a series of strikes to disrupt services throughout the month....
11:08, 2019-11-21

South Western Railway strikes December 2019: Dates, train travel information, map and all you need to know More than 600,000 passengers a day are set to face Christmas travel misery with a series of strikes to disrupt services throughout the month....
11:56, 2019-11-25

South Western Railway strike: Hopes rise to avert month-long walkout for Christmas run-up Hopes rose that last-ditch talks taking place today could avert a month-long rail strike in the run-up to Christmas set to cost businesses up to £400...
13:40, 2019-11-27

South Western Railway strikes set to cause New Year's Eve disruption with revellers urged to check before travelling A lengthy South Western Railway strike has entered its final week, with travel chaos expected for passengers on New Year's Eve....
14:40, 2019-12-30

Train strike latest: Crisis talks to avoid 27 days of South Western Railway walkouts Crisis talks were taking place today in an attempt to avert 27 days of strikes on London's busiest commuter rail routes throughout December....
12:52, 2019-11-19

South Western Railway strike: Christmas misery as train workers set to walkout for 27 days in December Commuters are facing Christmas misery as South Western Railway workers announced a 27-day strike between December 2 and New Year's Day....
17:20, 2019-11-05

London Waterloo delays cause rush hour travel misery for South Western Railway passengers Rush hour commuters are facing travel chaos with delays and cancellations hitting the UK's busiest station after a track circuit failure....
10:56, 2020-01-06

South Western Railway staff plan five-day walkout during Royal Ascot over train guards dispute Workers on South Western Railway are to strike for five days next month in the long running dispute over guards on trains....
15:32, 2019-05-30

East Japan Railway may halt high-speed train lines as precaution against typhoon, company says East Japan Railway may halt parts of its high-speed bullet train lines and some conventional commuter lines on Saturday and Sunday as a precaution ag...
10:56, 2019-10-10

South Western Railway train strike 2019 dates: Why are workers striking? Plus how your commute could be affected Just under half of all timetabled South Western Railway services are expected to be affected by strike action....
10:12, 2019-08-30

Waterloo delays: disruption on South Western Railway as person dies after being hit by train near Clapham Junction Train services in and out of London Waterloo station are severely delayed after a person was hit by a train near Clapham Junction....
18:24, 2019-05-14

South Western Railway strike: Royal Ascot racegoers face travel chaos as five-day walkout gets under way Thousands of racegoers heading to Royal Ascot face travel chaos this week as a five-day strike in the long-running dispute over guards on trains gets...
10:12, 2019-06-17

South Western Railway strike: Late night trains axed as reduced timetable across network detailed A rail strike timetable has been published showing train services across the entire network will be affected by industrial action this festive period...
19:24, 2019-11-25

South Western train strike: Weekend travel chaos ahead as railway workers begin four-day walkout Commuters and weekend rail users are facing travel chaos as four-day strike action gets underway on South Western Railway....
09:56, 2019-08-30

Waterloo delays: South Western Railway passengers face rush hour misery after signal failure Rush hour commuters are facing travel chaos with delays and cancellations hitting the UK's busiest station after a track circuit failure....
09:12, 2020-01-06

South Western Railway commuters hit by rail strike farce as trains axed because staff off so long they need retraining Hundreds of London commuter trains were axed today — because staff have been on strike for so long they have to be retrained in safety....
12:52, 2020-01-03

South Western Railway strike: Walkouts set to cause New Year's Eve disruption with revellers urged to check before travelling A lengthy South Western Railway strike has entered its final week, with travel chaos expected for passengers on New Year's Eve....
16:36, 2019-12-30

South Western Railway strike: Train guards to return to work for election day but services to remain disrupted Rail workers involved in a month-long series of strikes will go back to work for one day as the country heads to the polls, but services will remain ...
19:24, 2019-12-11

London Waterloo train delays cause rush hour travel misery for South Western Railway passengers Thousands of beleaguered Waterloo main line commuters recovering from the month long strike suffered further today after two major signal failures ca...
11:32, 2020-01-06

South Western Railway strike: Worst ever London train walkout could spell Christmas party chaos Late-night rail services could be axed throughout next month in response to London's worst-ever rail strike, causing chaos for the capital's Christma...
18:04, 2019-11-25

South Western Railway strike latest: Commuters and shoppers face 27-day December walkout after failed peace talks Rail commuters and Christmas shoppers face strike action for almost all of next month after peace talks failed....
10:48, 2019-11-21

South Western Railway commuters hit by rail strike farce as hundreds of trains axed because staff off so long they need retraining Hundreds of London commuter trains were axed today — because staff have been on strike for so long they have to be retrained in safety....
12:56, 2020-01-02

East Croydon stabbing: Pictured, 16-year-old Louis Johnson knifed to death at railway station as teen is arrested This is the 16-year-old boy who was stabbed to death in front of commuters at a London train station....
08:20, 2020-01-29

New garden square flats in Stratford: the latest Olympic Park scheme has pond and play areas on former railway land The area has dipped below the radar since the 2012 Olympics but now new homes, commercial spaces and more is planned for the district....
08:04, 2020-01-28

South Western Railway strike: London's worst train walkout could spell chaos for party season Late-night rail services could be axed throughout next month in response to London's worst-ever rail strike, causing chaos for the capital's Christma...
14:08, 2019-11-25

South Western Railway delays: Burst water main causes severe disruption on busy London Waterloo routes A burst water main has caused disruption to train services on some of the busiest routes in the country...
11:28, 2019-11-13

Seeing Red in the Fossil Record A discovery in a fossilized mouse could help scientists work out the true colors of dinosaurs and other creatures from prehistory....
21:52, 2019-05-23

Is This the First Fossil of an Embryo? Mysterious 609-million-year-old balls of cells may be the oldest animal embryos — or something else entirely....
17:36, 2019-11-27

South Western Railway strike: Business anger as walkout hits rush-hour rail services on first day back to work Business leaders reacted with fury today as a fourth day of "unfair" rail strikes ravaged morning peak services on the first day back to work for tho...
12:52, 2019-09-02

Fossil Gen 5 Carlyle HR Review SummaryWith a sleek and stealthy look, the Carlyle is both understated and stylish. It has a selection of watchfaces on board that fit the looks just...
14:12, 2020-01-16

Dig Up an Extra 30% Off Clearance at Fossil A new season means it’s a good time time to upgrade your watches, bags, and other accessories, and Fossil, a brand that’s had your back since practic...
15:36, 2019-07-03

Fossil Gen 5 Carlyle Review SummaryWith a sleek and stealthy look, the Carlyle is both understated and stylish. It has a selection of watchfaces on board that fit the looks just...
16:12, 2020-01-14

Trilobites: Seeing Red in the Fossil Record A discovery in a fossilized mouse could help scientists work out the true colors of dinosaurs and other creatures from prehistory....
21:12, 2019-05-23

Save nearly 50% on a brand-new Fossil Gen 5 smartwatch Fossil Gen 5 is the most recent smartwatch launched by the US company, which is why it's also among the most expensive ones from its portfolio. When ...
08:32, 2019-12-09

Here's how you can get a refurbished Fossil Gen 4 smartwatch for less than 75 bucks Fossil may not be able to rival Apple in the when it comes to life-saving or even many life-improving features, but the US-based group behind all tho...
22:44, 2020-01-13

How divestment stacks up against fossil fuels Coal and other fossil fuels remain lucrative despite the fact that investing in them is becoming increasingly risky. That's one reason some banks and...
13:24, 2020-01-17

'Astonishing' fossil ape discovery revealed Fossils of a newly-discovered ancient ape could give clues to how walking on two feet evolved....
19:16, 2019-11-06

New fossil discovery reveals that penguins used to be way too big Penguins, as they are now, are good. They waddle adorably, have loving relationships, and are neither too big or too small for their place in our pla...
19:48, 2019-08-16

Restoring Mongolia's fossil heritage The Gobi Desert produces stunning fossils but many Mongolians never get the chance to see them....
20:00, 2019-11-27

New fossil unearths dinosaur with bat-like wings WASHINGTON — A fossil unearthed in northeastern China of a feathered dinosaur a bit bigger than a blue jay that possessed bat-like wings repres...
08:36, 2019-05-09

A School of Fish, Captured in a Fossil A slab of rock and the methods used to study it could offer clues to when a behavior common in fishes first evolved....
22:08, 2019-05-29

Vandals destroy years of work as they wreck model railway exhibits worth thousands of pounds prior to enthusiasts' annual show Model railway enthusiasts today told of their devastation after vandals broke into a sports hall before a show and destroyed "irreplaceable" exhibits...
16:28, 2019-05-19

I rode the legendary Trans-Siberian Railway on a 2,000-mile journey across 4 time zones in Russia. Here's what it was like spending 50 hours on the longest train line in the world. Katie Warren/Business Insider The Trans-Siberian Railway is the longest railway line in the world, spanning 5,772 miles (9,289 kilometers) and connec...
16:04, 2020-01-03

South Western Railway strike 'will cost businesses up to £400m' A month-long "Scrooge strike" by rail workers on one of London's busiest commuter networks will cost businesses up to £400 million, economists warned...
14:48, 2019-11-26

South Western Railway 'not sustainable' in the long term, Grant Shapps says South Western Railway "is not sustainable" as a franchise holder, according to Transport Secretary Grant Shapps....
13:36, 2020-01-22

Dinosaurs: Restoring Mongolia's fossil heritage The Gobi Desert produces stunning fossils but many Mongolians never get the chance to see them....
01:44, 2019-11-23

Meet Iowa's 400,000 Year Old Living Fossil Northeastern Iowa holds a 400,000 year old time capsule. Rather than vast, flat prairies, this region boasts a rolling landscape of bluffs and ravine...
17:40, 2020-02-04

Fossil Gen 5 review: Google’s Wear OS smartwatch at its best A day’s battery, solid performance and watch-first design makes Wear OS a much more attractive optionThe Fossil Gen 5 is easily the best Wear OS smar...
08:16, 2020-01-24

Meet Iowa's 400,000-Year-Old Living Fossil Northeastern Iowa holds a 400,000-year-old time capsule. Rather than vast, flat prairies, this region boasts a rolling landscape of bluffs and ravine...
18:00, 2020-02-04

South Western Railway strike is 'locked on' as rail union refuses to budge Commuters were today warned that 27 days of rail strikes starting on Monday are "locked-on" with no peace talks taking place today or over the weeken...
12:24, 2019-11-29

Parents ordered to pay compensation for three youths who trashed model railway in 'wanton' rampage The parents of three "mindless" teenagers who trashed a model railway exhibition have been ordered to pay £500 in compensation....
10:32, 2019-08-20

Teens who trashed £30k model railway in 'wanton' vandalism spree ordered to pay just £500 compensation Three "mindless" teenagers who trashed a £30,000 model railway exhibition in a "wanton" vandalism spree have been ordered to pay a total of just £1,5...
11:44, 2019-08-20

South Western Railway investigating after driver 'broadcasts porn on train tannoy' South Western Railway is investigating after a driver appeared to broadcast porn on a train's tannoy, much to the bemusement of the passengers on boa...
11:36, 2019-05-11

South Western Railway strike sparks rush-hour misery as commuters forced to form huge 200m queues along Surbiton high street The start of a five-day strike by South Western Railway staff sparked rush hour misery on Tuesday morning as commuters complained of rammed trains an...
10:24, 2019-06-18

What to do to reduce facial fat Some people have concerns about excess facial fat. This article outlines seven tips for helping prevent and reduce excess facial fat....
02:52, 2019-09-06

South Western Railway strike: Thousands of commuters brace for second day of travel chaos as rail strike continues Thousands of commuters are bracing for a second day of travel chaos as South Western Railway (SWR) staff continue a strike over the role of train gua...
09:48, 2019-06-19

Bootle railway track death: Child dies in Merseyside 'after youngsters spotted on the lines' Trains on Merseyrail's Southport line were cancelled on Monday night following the incident....
12:52, 2019-10-15

South Western Railway routes may return to state ownership as minister says franchise is 'not sustainable' Ministers have paved the way to potentially taking one of London's busiest commuter services back into public ownership....
15:44, 2020-01-22

National Trust to divest £1bn portfolio from fossil fuels Move by heritage body follows revelations last year about oil and gas investmentsThe National Trust is divesting its £1bn portfolio from fossil fuels...
07:48, 2019-07-04

Undiscovered dinosaurs: We are entering the golden era of fossil finds From tiny tyrannosaurs to species that soar on bat wings, new dinosaurs are unearthed every month. And the strangest discoveries may yet be lying in ...
14:16, 2019-08-01

Green energy could now be cheaper than fossil fuels thanks to breakthrough Australia is on fire. Antarctica’s “Doomsday Glacier” is melting. Last year was the second hottest year on record. The six hottest years in all of re...
17:36, 2020-01-31

Renewables overtook fossil fuels in UK electricity mix for first time Windfarms, solar panels and biomass have outcompeted gas and coal power stations for the first time ever over a whole quarter, in a significant miles...
01:44, 2019-10-14

WearOS-powered Fossil Gen 5 smartwatches are $75 off, including new models Fossil is running a sale on its touchscreen and hybrid smartwatches, which brings down the price of some of its newest wearables way below $200. If y...
05:40, 2020-02-10

Renewable electricity overtakes fossil fuels in UK for first time New offshore windfarms opening in third quarter mark milestone towards zero carbon Renewable energy sources provided more electricity to UK homes and...
02:16, 2019-10-14

Ancient fossil offers clues as to when mammals learned how to eat We humans tend to take our ability to chew and swallow for granted, but as mammals we actually have a pretty complicated system of bones and muscles ...
21:12, 2019-07-21

Fossil Reveals Earth’s Oldest Known Animal Guts The find in a Nevada desert revealed an intestine inside a creature that looks like a worm made of a stack of ice cream cones....
13:28, 2020-01-10

Fossil suggests earliest known movement of humans out of Africa A new study reveals that an ancient skull found in Greece in 1978 may be the earliest known evidence of modern humans outside Africa....
19:28, 2019-07-10

Fossil unveils $295 Gen 5 waterproof smartwatch with multi-day battery Gen 5 is the hero product Google hasn't made, a "best-in-class" experience with Wear OS and Qualcomm's most powerful smartwatch chip, Snapdragon Wear...
16:56, 2019-08-05

Human-sized penguin fossil discovered in New Zealand New species said to have been four times heavier than emperor penguinA giant penguin that stood as tall as a person has been identified from fossil l...
15:44, 2019-08-14

The smuggled Mongolian dinosaur fossil that seemed too good to be true When a bizarre fossil appeared for sale in Europe, it looked so odd it had to be fake. But a high-tech investigation introduced us to Halzkaraptor es...
14:36, 2020-02-13

In the ground and off the page: why we’re banning ads from fossil fuels extractors The Guardian has become the first major global news organisation to institute an outright ban on taking money from companies that extract fossil fuel...
13:40, 2020-02-01

Chinese fossil sheds light on mysterious Neanderthal kin Nearly 40 years after it was found by a monk in a Chinese cave, a fossilized chunk of jawbone has been revealed as coming from a mysterious relative ...
11:49, 2019-05-02

Fossil of ancient four-legged whale found in Peru Researchers believe the four-metre-long mammal, found in Peru, was able to swim and walk on land....
21:08, 2019-04-11

15 more venues open up for Tucson Gem, Mineral and Fossil Showcase TUCSON - The Tuscon Gem, Mineral and Fossil Showcase is in full swing with another 15 locations opening up on Saturday. Whether you are into jewelery...
04:16, 2020-02-02

Fossil’s newest smartwatch can actually take iPhone voice calls One of the highlights of Fossil’s fifth-generation Wear OS smartwatch, which the company unveiled Monday morning, is a feature meant to appeal ...
02:16, 2019-08-06

Cancer seen in humans also found in 66M-year-old dinosaur fossil A type of cancer that still afflicts humans has been found in a dinosaur fossil that was unearthed in Canada, according to experts....
15:36, 2020-02-17

Enormous dinosaur fossil found in south of France An enormous thigh bone believed to be from a plant-eating dinosaur from the Jurassic period has been dug up in France, in an incredible find by palae...
10:12, 2019-07-29

COP25: Developing past fossil fuels in India Industrialized countries developed using fossil fuels to grow their economies. But in an era of climate change, can developing countries such as Indi...
16:52, 2019-12-09

Smartwatch deal: Fossil Sport gets a huge price cut Looking to pick up a smartwatch on sale for yourself, a friend, family member or boss? For $149 you can grab the Fossil Sport (via ). With a 41mm cas...
19:00, 2019-11-24

Huge T. rex fossil suggests many dinosaurs were bigger than we thought The discovery of a T. rex that was 400 kilograms heavier than any other found so far suggests we may have underestimated the size of this and other d...
10:41, 2019-04-09

UK renewables out-generate fossil fuels for an entire quarter Enlarge / Components of an offshore windfarm await transport in Billingham, England. (credit: Ian Forsyth/Getty Images) The third quarter of 2019 saw...
20:16, 2019-10-15

US Department of Energy is now referring to fossil fuels as “freedom gas” Enlarge (credit: Photo by Craig Hartley/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Call it a rebranding of "energy dominance." In a press release published on Tue...
21:16, 2019-05-29

Dogs sniff out 65 million-year-old fossil on beach When 54-year-old Jon Gopsill took his two dogs out for a stroll on a beach in Stolford, Somerset in the UK, he never could have anticipated what they...
18:12, 2019-12-17

Democratic candidate outlines plan to end to U.S. fossil fuels The Democrat running as the "climate change candidate" in the 2020 presidential election laid out a strategy on Monday for weaning the United States ...
14:44, 2019-06-24

World's oldest fossil trees uncovered in New York Fossil trees, dating back 386 million years, have been found at an abandoned quarry in New York....
19:28, 2019-12-19

We can phase out fossil fuels fast without having a burst of warming Enlarge (credit: Han Jun Zeng / Flickr) Burning fossil fuels spews carbon dioxide into the air, which warms the climate through the greenhouse effe...
00:04, 2019-09-20

Amazon is offering up to 45 percent discounts on new Fossil smartwatches Fossil is not ranked among the world's top five smartwatch vendors, but something tells us it would be if the fashion brand consistently charged less...
11:20, 2019-06-04

Fossil reveals school of fish from 50 million years ago Finding a single fossil of an animal that died some 50 million years ago is cool. Finding two? That’s just plain awesome. But what about finding 259 ...
16:08, 2019-05-31

Ammonite mine near Lethbridge unearths Mosasaur fossil Workers at a Lethbridge-operated mine in Cardston County were digging for ammonite when they hit the fossil....
02:36, 2019-06-21

Billionaire’s $279M ranch comes with car museum, dinosaur fossil When a mansion hits the market, you might find high-end amenities such as an infinity pool, a home theater and a guest house. But to sweeten the deal...
13:52, 2019-06-11

‘It is possible:’ Victoria mayor says fossil-free future not optional Victoria's mayor says cities need to move to a fossil-free future, while protecting jobs. Lisa Helps says her city has a plan to get off fossil fuels...
21:20, 2019-06-19

Fossil fuels fall to record low proportion of UK energy mix Data comes after renewables produced more electricity than any other source for first timeThe proportion of the UK’s power generation mix made up by ...
20:00, 2019-12-19

World’s oldest fossil trees discovered in New York Fossilized trees dating back 386 million years have been disovered at an abandoned quarry in New York....
00:52, 2019-12-20

The fossil finder extraordinaire who's rewriting human evolution Lee Berger’s stunning discoveries of huge caches of ancient bones are overturning ideas about our origins, but not everyone likes his methods...
17:12, 2019-09-10

Can Europe Wean Itself From Fossil Fuels? Its Leaders Are About to Decide European leaders from 28 countries will decide Thursday whether the E.U. will aim to get to net-zero emissions in the next 30 years....
23:32, 2019-06-19

Smithsonian Natural History reopens Fossil Hall Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History opens Fossil Hall to the public on Saturday, June 8, 2019, after a major renovation that took 5 years....
17:44, 2019-06-05

'Mission Jurassic' fossil dinosaur dig closes for winter Three full truck loads of dinosaur fossils ship out as scientists end their excavation season....
15:56, 2019-09-02

Southwestern Railway train delays: Journeys to London Waterloo disrupted until midday due to 'multiple incidents' Commuters are facing a morning of delays with all Southwestern Railway lines into Waterloo hit by disruption....
09:52, 2019-10-07

London Zone 3 homes from £150k: new shared-ownership homes part of Cricklewood's £4.5bn revamp of former railway land The £4.5 billion redevelopment in this north-west London neighbourhood is bringing 7,500 homes, three new schools, four parks and a new Thameslink st...
08:00, 2019-07-02

US to reduce troops in Afghanistan by 5,000 President Trump has revealed plans to cut the number of US troops deployed to Afghanistan but he did not provide a timetable for the drawdown. The an...
00:00, 2019-08-30

How to reduce food waste There are many ways people can reduce food waste, including properly storing food, freezing, pickling, and using food scraps in stocks and compost. L...
22:40, 2019-12-17

What can you do to reduce fibroid pain? Uterine fibroids can be painful and disrupt daily life. Learn about what treatments and medications are available and how to ease the pain....
22:44, 2019-12-18

What foods reduce testosterone? Certain foods influence hormones. Soy products, dairy, and alcohol all reduce testosterone. Lifestyle changes can help a person maintain their hormon...
03:44, 2019-05-16

Can red meat reduce the risk of MS? Researchers found that one portion of unprocessed red meat per day reduced the chance of developing early signs of multiple sclerosis....
18:12, 2019-06-07

Most Americans will only do so much to help reduce emissions TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Turn off the lights when they aren’t needed? Check. Lower the thermostat a few degrees in winter? Maybe. Go full-time vegetari...
22:12, 2019-09-30

How to Reduce Exposure to Air Pollution While most of us do not have the power to make the air cleaner, there are some ways to protect yourself....
11:36, 2019-08-13

How to reduce your carbon footprint when you fly Aviation contributes to climate change, but there are ways to reduce your flight's impact on the planet....
02:08, 2019-05-09

How to stop or reduce a stutter There is no cure for a stutter, but there are several steps that can help a person reduce stuttering. These steps include quick tips and long term t...
03:00, 2019-09-11

You Could Die Today. Here’s How to Reduce That Risk. No one lives forever, but you can do things to extend your life for as long as possible. Let’s walk through a typical day and see where your risks ar...
00:20, 2019-12-13

How fish oil might reduce inflammation A recent study showed that an enriched fish oil supplement reduced inflammation by increasing certain anti-inflammatory molecules in the blood....
00:00, 2019-12-17

How to reduce puffy nipples Although it is not a medical concern, some men do not like having puffy nipples because of how they look. In this article, learn about how to reduce ...
23:48, 2019-10-25

Denisovan fossil finger points to the timing of Neanderthal evolution Enlarge / The two fragments of Denisova 3's fingertip, reunited in digital form. (credit: Bennett et al. 2019) A group of anthropologists finally p...
21:24, 2019-09-04

Barclays faces fresh investor revolt over fossil fuels Bank under pressure from UK’s powerful Investor Forum to adopt stricter climate policiesBarclays is facing a fresh revolt from the UK’s most powerful...
17:36, 2020-02-05

Sydney's Inner West council fully divests from fossil fuels Council wants NSW government to work with banks on financial products to make divestment easierSydney’s Inner West council says it has 100% divested ...
05:32, 2019-06-06

Fossil blubber shows ichthyosaurs were warm blooded reptiles A fossil so well preserved that its skin is still flexible is revealing much more about the marine reptiles called ichthyosaurs that swam in the sea ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Fossil of a newly-discovered mammal shows it had bizarre ears A rodent-like creature that lived 120 million years ago in Asia had an unusual ear shape that may have evolved to accommodate its unique way of chewi...
12:28, 2019-11-28

Fossil of ancient 3-foot-tall parrot found in New Zealand Polly wants a very big cracker. Fossils of the largest parrot ever recorded have been identified in New Zealand, according to a new study published i...
16:00, 2019-08-07

Fossil’s new Hybrid HR smartwatch has an always-on display and 2+ weeks of battery life Fossil Group executive vice president Steve Evans mused at one point a few months ago about how much the health and wellness industry has converged w...
15:32, 2019-11-06

Fossil Hall reopens at Smithsonian Natural History Museum The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History reopens Fossil Hall after a five-year renovation. David Oliver reports on what's new.  ...
22:12, 2019-06-05

'It's my homeland': the trailblazing Native lawmaker fighting fossil fuels Deb Haaland, one of the first Native American women elected to Congress, has become a powerful voice for US public landsWhile she was campaigning for...
12:20, 2019-07-22

Firms must justify investment in fossil fuels, warns Carney Outgoing Bank governor says financial sector cutting back too slowly on investing in oilThe outgoing governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, ha...
02:12, 2019-12-30

'Utterly bizarre' chimera crab fossil discovered: 'Makes you wonder 'what else is out there' Paleontologists have unearthed the fossil of an ancient crab that lived between 90 and 95 million years ago and is so "utterly bizarre" it literally ...
16:36, 2019-04-25

Fossil proves hyenas once roamed Canada's Arctic Plains A 50-year-old mystery has been solved by scientists who identified the teeth of ancient Arctic hyenas....
11:12, 2019-06-19

Incredible fossil find may be first victims of dino-killer asteroid A bed of bones from 66 million years ago may reveal what happened in the minutes and hours after an asteroid struck Earth and unleashed a mass extinc...
10:41, 2019-04-09

U.S. ingenuity can tackle climate threat, fossil energy chief says The United States can tackle threats to the climate through technological advances as fossil fuels will remain a priority for the U.S. government and...
15:04, 2019-11-05

Cancer seen in humans also found in 66-million-year-old dinosaur fossil A type of cancer that still afflicts humans has been found in a dinosaur fossil that was unearthed in Canada, according to experts. The fossil, which...
02:24, 2020-02-18

Britain, Struggling With Brexit, Eyes Another Retreat. This One’s From Fossil Fuels. Britain, which led the industrial revolution, now aims to neutralize its carbon emissions by 2050....
11:13, 2019-10-03

To save the planet, fossil fuels need to stay underground | Letters Readers give their views on what needs to be done to combat climate disaster and save the planetFiona Harvey is surely right when she says “adaptatio...
18:04, 2019-09-15

Zero-carbon electricity outstrips fossil fuels in Britain across 2019 Rise in renewables and decline in coal-fired power leads to cleanest energy year on recordZero-carbon energy became Britain’s largest electricity sou...
13:00, 2020-01-01

Zero-carbon energy outstrips fossil fuels in Britain across 2019 Rise in renewables and decline in coal-fired power leads to cleanest energy year on recordZero-carbon energy became Britain’s largest electricity sou...
09:28, 2020-01-01

Britain's zero-carbon power outstrips fossil fuels in 2019 Britain, the birthplace of coal power, produced more electricity from zero-carbon sources such as wind, solar and nuclear than from fossil fuel plant...
02:00, 2020-01-01

Virginia city to divest budget funds from fossil fuels CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Officials in Charlottesville, Virginia, have voted to divest the city’s operating budget investments from any entit...
10:48, 2019-06-10

Fossil Sport smartwatch gets massive price cut in two sizes and many colors Today looks like a perfect day to upgrade your smartwatch or jump on , but if both the and are still too rich for your blood at their new all-time lo...
16:12, 2020-01-09

Baby T-Rex fossil listed on eBay for $3 million sparks outrage The eBay listing, last updated on Tuesday, claims the artefact is "most likely the only baby T-rex in the world," adding that the specimen has a 15-f...
12:52, 2019-04-17

‘Hypocrisy’: 90% of UK-Africa summit’s energy deals were in fossil fuels Exclusive: Almost £2bn went to oil and gas despite a UK pledge to support cleaner energy in African countries More than 90% of the £2bn in energy dea...
10:16, 2020-01-24

Scientists name new fossil species after Millennium Falcon from Star Wars A new species from the Burgess Shale has been discovered by paleontologists from the Royal Ontario Museum. Paleontologists excavating a site in the...
18:24, 2019-08-03

He Listed a T. Rex Fossil on eBay for $2.95 Million. Scientists Weren’t Thrilled. “I own this thing,” Alan Detrich recalled telling a museum director. “It is mine. I can do whatever I want.”...
01:04, 2019-04-18

'Giant lion' fossil found in Kenya museum drawer The bones of the huge creature belong to a new species which roamed east Africa 20 million years ago....
14:36, 2019-04-18

Daily on Energy: The world will still thirst for fossil fuels in 2040 Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:16, 2019-08-05

Fossil's Hybrid Commuter smartwatch is more than half off for a limited time Today is a great day for those looking to buy a decent smartwatch without breaking the bank. Fossil is running a sale on many of its hybrid smartwatc...
19:28, 2020-01-13

Fossil to bring its brilliant custom battery modes to more smartwatches Fossil's battery modes that made their debut on the Gen 5 smartwatches seem to be much better than the ones that come by default with Wear OS. It's p...
03:40, 2020-01-07

World's oldest known fossil forest found in New York quarry Trees would have been home to primitive insects about 150m years before dinosaurs evolvedThe world’s oldest known fossil forest has been discovered i...
17:28, 2019-12-19

Fossil of 99m-year-old bird with unusually long toes found Ancient bird’s foot is so distinctive palaeontologists declare it a new speciesThe fossilised remains of a bizarre, ancient bird that had middle toes...
17:56, 2019-07-11

Green growth: Africa chooses between renewables and fossil fuels Africa emits less than 4% of global CO2 but struggles to provide electricity to half its population. Energy infrastructure built today could have mas...
11:16, 2019-12-06

'Giant wombat' fossil discovered by council workers in Australia Fossilised jaw of baby Diprotodon, a type of megafauna extinct for millennia, extracted in NSW by Australian MuseumA “giant wombat” fossil has been d...
04:36, 2019-06-28

Norway's sovereign wealth fund backs away from fossil fuels Coal and oil have long been sought-after investment targets, but that is changing. Norway is increasingly withdrawing its huge sovereign wealth fund ...
20:20, 2019-07-10

Fossil fuels not among Scheer’s targets to cut federal corporate handouts The world doesn't just need more Canada — it needs more Canadian oil, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said Friday....
18:40, 2019-09-20

Early hominin skull fills in “a major gap” in the fossil record Enlarge / Yohannes Haile-Salassie poses in the field with the newly discovered skull. (credit: Photograph courtesy of the Cleveland Museum of Natural...
20:56, 2019-08-29

X-rays reveal the colors of a 3 million-year-old fossil mouse Enlarge / A false color synchrotron X-ray image of the fossil chemistry. Blue represents calcium in the bones, green is the element zinc, which has b...
19:52, 2019-05-21

Climate-friendly heating: How to stay warm without fossil fuels Many countries have heating systems that still run on coal, oil and gas. But relying on these fossil fuels to keep us warm through winter adds to CO2...
13:08, 2020-01-22

European Investment Bank to phase out fossil fuels financing EU’s lending arm to become first ‘climate bank’ by ending financing of oil, gas, and coal projects after 2021The European Investment Bank has agreed ...
11:16, 2019-11-15

US energy department rebrands fossil fuels as 'molecules of freedom' Press release from department said increasing export capacity is ‘critical to spreading freedom gas throughout the world’ America is the land of free...
22:32, 2019-05-29

‘Dancing dragon’ feathered dinosaur fossil discovered in China The specimen helps explain the link between ancient reptiles and modern birds, long a mystery to scientists....
18:32, 2020-01-21

Mystery of why humans walk upright may be explained by surprise fossil We thought that walking on all fours like a gorilla is more primitive than walking on two legs as humans do. But new fossils suggest even very ancien...
17:48, 2019-09-20

Fossil of 'super bird,' three times larger than ostrich, discovered Researchers have recently discovered the fossils of one of the largest birds that ever lived, estimating it weighed nearly 1,000 pounds and stood mor...
20:28, 2019-06-27

Clean power to overtake fossil fuels in Britain in 2019 Britain, the birth place of coal power, is set this year to use more electricity from zero-carbon sources such as wind, solar and nuclear than from f...
03:00, 2019-06-21

Old mold: Fossil of world's earliest fungus unearthed in Canada Microfossils of a globular spore connected to a T-shaped filament excavated in an Arctic region of northwestern Canada represent the oldest-known fun...
22:44, 2019-05-22

A fossil captured an entire school of 50-million-year-old fish (Mizumoto et al., Proc Royal Soc B, 2019) A slab of limestone from the Green River Formation caught a whole school of fish. Researchers don't know ...
11:32, 2019-06-04

The fossil-free quest: How Renault is revolutionising a Portuguese island A further batch of EVs are joining those already on the island We visit the small Portuguese territory of Porto Santo where a growing fleet of elec...
09:32, 2019-06-24

Democrats struggling to face fact that their plans would all but end fossil fuels Most Democratic presidential candidates running for president have rallied around a shared goal: Cutting greenhouse gas emissions to net-zero by 2050...
05:24, 2019-08-09

Anger as Church of Scotland decides not to divest from fossil fuels Despite agreeing upon climate emergency, delegates vote to back oil and gas companiesMore than 70 Church of Scotland delegates – including the outgoi...
19:16, 2019-05-22

Fossil Fuels on Trial: New York’s Lawsuit Against Exxon Begins After four years of investigation and finger-pointing, a trial about whether Exxon Mobil misled investors about the financial risks of climate change...
17:00, 2019-10-22

Ancient fossil 'may prove scorpion was first land-dwelling animal' Fossil is earliest evidence of breathing structure compatible with life on land, scientists sayFossil experts in the US have revealed the remains of ...
17:24, 2020-01-16

5G: Could it reduce our ability to forecast hurricanes? Some meteorologists are worried that frequencies used by 5G could interfere with weather data....
10:12, 2019-11-25

Here's who's most likely to go into debt over the holidays – and how they can reduce those balances 'Tis the season to rack up more debt? With so many credit card holders already carrying balances, these are the moves to consider so that you�...
20:08, 2019-11-04

How painful is labor and how you might reduce the pain RubberBall Productions / Getty Images The second stage of labor is the most intense and physically active — contractions increase in frequency,...
22:00, 2020-01-23

Healium uses VR, AR, or wearables to reduce anxiety Healium is a platform that uses virtual reality, augmented reality, and wearables like the Apple Watch to reduce anxiety.Read More...
19:20, 2019-12-15

Weight-training may help reduce hot flashes Postmenopausal women can fight off hot flashes and night sweats by pumping iron, a new clinical trial shows....
17:44, 2019-05-23

US to reduce Afghanistan forces by 2020 US Secretary of State Pompeo said that the US wants to begin withdrawing its forces from Afghanistan by 2020. It is the first time frame announced fo...
00:52, 2019-07-30

France wants to reduce water use as rivers dry up The French government wants to reduce water use by encouraging wastewater recycling and encouraging consumers to less water as the flow of rivers gra...
19:32, 2019-07-01

4 Fruits That May Help Reduce Dark Circles However, to get long-term benefits, it is best to give the body the required nutrition in order to keep dark circles at bay. You can do so by consumi...
15:36, 2019-07-30

Which cold remedies actually help to reduce symptoms? A lot of cold medications haven't actually been shown to help with coughs and stuffy noses, experts say....
13:00, 2020-02-16

The best ways to reduce body heat Hot weather, illness, and certain medications can all cause a higher-than-normal body temperature. Learn about eight tips to reduce body heat, as wel...
02:40, 2019-09-04

Believe it or not, Facebook is using AI to reduce abuse and bias At Facebook's annual F8 conference in San Francisco, the company gave an update on the way it's using AI to counter bias and abuse.Read More...
13:52, 2019-05-02

Why holding hands might help to reduce pain Pain relief may be in the palm of your hand. New research suggests that physical touch, such as holding hands, could be helpful in reducing pain, mos...
01:16, 2019-10-31

Osteoporosis: Could selenium reduce risk? A recent study concludes that consuming higher levels of dietary selenium shows an association with a reduced risk of developing osteoporosis....
22:40, 2019-11-27

2 lifestyle changes may reduce risk of hot flashes A new meta-analysis of existing studies finds that quitting smoking and maintaining a healthy weight may lessen the impact of hot flashes and night s...
22:44, 2019-11-14

Five ways to reduce plastic in the bathroom From bamboo toothbrushes to using refill options or your own containers, it’s not hard to change your ways“A bamboo toothbrush is the first swap I al...
17:32, 2019-07-14

Can Bitcoin Reduce Portfolio Risk? Can highly volatile bitcoin reduce portfolio risk? It's lack of correlation to macro-economic factors and asset classes like equities could be an adv...
12:36, 2020-02-10

Hormone 'can reduce chances of miscarriage' Giving progesterone could to some women with early bleeding could save babies' lives, research suggests....
02:24, 2019-05-09

10 Ways To Reduce The Risk Of Diabetes Indians possess a strong genetic predisposition to diabetes; it is clinically proven that we are susceptible to a high rate of glucose intolerance....
13:16, 2019-11-18

10 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Diabetes Indians possess a strong genetic predisposition to diabetes; it is clinically proven that we are susceptible to a high rate of glucose intolerance....
12:32, 2019-11-18

Trump signs law to reduce robocalls, though they won’t end NEW YORK (AP) - An anti-robocalls measure signed into law Monday by President Donald Trump should help reduce the torrent of unwanted calls promising...
16:40, 2019-12-31

Can Biology Class Reduce Racism? When it comes to race, “It’s always like ‘O.K., but now we’re going to start the lesson on peas,’’’ a biology teacher said. A study will test a new a...
11:28, 2019-12-07

China says U.S. can do more to reduce fentanyl demand The U.S. government can do more to reduce demand for fentanyl and should stop shifting the blame onto others, China said on Monday, in another ripost...
13:16, 2019-08-26

Want to reduce your chances of cervical cancer? Here’s what you need to know Rates of cervical cancer are declining in Canada, but costs and lack of patient knowledge about the disease are barriers to receiving proper screenin...
13:32, 2020-01-12

South Western Railway delays: Rush-hour misery for commuters amid 'trespass incident' between Richmond and Clapham Junction Commuters were tonight facing major rush-hour disruption after a "trespass incident" blocked all South Western Railway lines....
19:00, 2019-09-13

Fossil discovery points to 'origin of modern world' after dinosaur extinction Scientists in the US uncovered thousands of fossils charting the rise of mammals after dinosaurs were wiped out. The find is a first, shedding light ...
01:52, 2019-10-25

Australia is third largest exporter of fossil fuels behind Russia and Saudi Arabia Australia Institute says claim Australia is only responsible for 1.2% of emissions hides real contribution to climate crisisAustralia’s role as a lea...
21:12, 2019-08-18

Fossil bonanza paints detailed picture of mammals after dinosaur extinction Enlarge / Dr. Tyler Lyson, Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology for the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, holds open a split concretion and reveals th...
19:44, 2019-10-25

Fossil unveils stylish new hybrid smartwatches with incredible battery life The US-based Fossil Group is without a doubt and , but in addition to full-fledged smartwatches powered by the search giant's struggling software pla...
14:16, 2019-11-06

Rare 10-million-year-old fossil unearths new view of human evolution A 10-million-year-old fossilized ape has given scientists new insights into human evolution....
23:52, 2019-09-18

World's biggest sovereign wealth fund to ditch fossil fuels Norway’s Government Pension Fund Global gets go ahead to divest $13bn of investmentsThe world’s largest sovereign wealth fund, which manages $1tn (£7...
18:08, 2019-06-12

Weaning U.S. power sector off fossil fuels would cost $4.7 trillion: study Eliminating fossil fuels from the U.S. power sector, a key goal of the "Green New Deal" backed by many Democratic presidential candidates, would cost...
07:24, 2019-06-27

Clearcutting B.C. forests contributing more to climate change than fossil fuels: report The report from Sierra Club BC found 3.6 million hectares of clearcut forest are contributing more carbon emissions than they can absorb until new tr...
00:20, 2019-12-16

New gemstone found in Arizona introduced at Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase TUCSON- An Arizona businessman and miner is introducing a new gemstone called Sonoranite this weekend that he and his brother found about a decade ag...
02:00, 2020-01-31

Firms must justify investment in fossil fuels, warns Mark Carney Outgoing Bank of England governor says financial sector cutting back too slowly on investing in oilThe outgoing governor of the Bank of England, Mark...
09:08, 2019-12-30

Bluetooth certification and FCC visit means Fossil Sport sequel is coming very soon A Bluetooth certification spotted by Gadgets and Wearables (via TechRadar) seems to indicate that the Fossil Sport 2 smartwatch will soon be here. Th...
20:08, 2019-07-03

Ban government investment in fossil fuels, urges cross-party group of MPs UK aid projects ‘actively undermine’ efforts to tackle climate crisis, MPs and campaign groups warnA cross-party group of MPs, backed by campaign gro...
14:56, 2019-07-08