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Repsol to cut carbon emissions to net zero by 2050 at $5.3 billion cost

Spain's Repsol pledged on Monday to reduce net carbon emissions from its operations and most of its products to zero by 2050 and absorb a 4.8 billion...

Repsol to cut carbon emissions to net zero by 2050 at $5.3 billion cost

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Cutting carbon emissions to net zero by 2050 to cost Repsol $5.3 billion Spanish energy group Repsol pledged on Monday to reduce its net carbon emissions to zero by 2050 in a bid to battle climate change, a move it said wo...
21:04, 2019-12-02

Theresa May commits to net zero UK carbon emissions by 2050 UK to put down legislation but Greenpeace warns of impact on developing nationsTheresa May has sought to cement some legacy in the weeks before she s...
00:36, 2019-06-12

European airports plan for net zero carbon emissions by 2050 The net zero carbon emissions target applies to all members of the Airports Council International Europe and is a response to growing public demand f...
16:48, 2019-06-26

EU leaders converging on goal of zero carbon emissions in 2050 There is a growing number of European Union leaders who support the goal of making the EU economy neutral in terms of carbon emissions by 2050, but t...
18:44, 2019-06-19

New Zealand passes law aiming for net zero carbon emissions by 2050 New Zealand has placed itself on the right side of history in the battle against climate change, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday, afte...
09:04, 2019-11-07

New Zealand introduces bill for zero carbon emissions by 2050 Jacinda Ardern says law will address climate change but faces opposition from farmers over plans to reduce methane emissionsA landmark bill which wou...
03:16, 2019-05-08

British Airways owner IAG commits to net zero carbon emissions by 2050 British Airways owner IAG said it will achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050, becoming the first major airlines group to make such a commitment....
11:52, 2019-10-10

Democrats set goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 to fight climate change House Energy and Commerce Committee Democrats announced a goal Tuesday of adopting legislation to combat climate change by the end of the year that w...
21:00, 2019-07-23

Biden unveils $1.7 trillion climate plan to end U.S. carbon emissions by 2050 Former Vice President Joe Biden released a plan on Tuesday to address climate change that would pour $1.7 trillion of investment into achieving 100% ...
20:08, 2019-06-04

VW's Emissions Scandal Cost Other German Automakers $5.2 Billion in U.S. Sales: Study German cars have a reputation for precision and attention to detail. But only four years ago, they gained another reputation—as liars and cheaters wh...
22:44, 2019-07-29

Climate change: UK 'can cut emissions to nearly zero' by 2050 It could be done at no added cost from previous estimates, and reduce GDP by just 1-2%, a report says....
02:00, 2019-05-02

UK commits to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050 In a legally binding move, the UK government will agree this week to an ambitious target on climate change: to create a net zero UK economy by 2050...
23:48, 2019-06-11

‘Do it now’: UK must set zero-carbon target for 2050, say official advisers Committee says legally binding target is necessary, achievable and could spur global actionThe UK government must immediately set a legally binding t...
01:28, 2019-05-02

First EU-wide 'climate law' to set net-zero carbon target by 2050 Plan is part of ‘green new deal’ but campaigners say it is not enough to tackle climate crisisThe first EU-wide “climate law” would enshrine a legall...
15:16, 2019-11-29

Farming could be absorber of carbon by 2050, says report Veganism and trees could help stop agriculture contributing to global heating, study saysIf one in five people in richer countries turned vegan, and ...
17:12, 2019-10-21

Young people to advise UK on hitting net zero emissions by 2050 Thirty people aged 15-24 will assess how commitment made by Theresa May should be implementedYoung people will advise ministers on how the UK should ...
17:52, 2019-06-12

Joe Biden pitches net zero emissions by 2050 with $5T climate plan Joe Biden’s climate plan hinges on tax breaks, direct spending, federal regulatory power and reversing many of Donald Trump's actions....
15:24, 2019-06-04

Biden announces $5 trillion plan for net zero emissions by 2050 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is pitching a $5 trillion-plus climate proposal that he says would lead the U.S. to net zero emission of ...
13:52, 2019-06-04

Proposed EU-wide 'climate law' would set net-zero carbon target by 2050 Plan is part of ‘green new deal’ but campaigners say it is not enough to tackle climate crisisThe first EU-wide “climate law” would enshrine a legall...
15:40, 2019-11-29

France sets 2050 carbon-neutral target with new law French lawmakers on Thursday voted into law the first article in a climate and energy package that sets goals for France to cut its greenhouse gas em...
22:44, 2019-06-27

Britain should deepen climate target to net zero emissions by 2050: advisers Britain should commit to a 2050 net zero greenhouse gas emissions target, the government's climate advisers said on Thursday, which could require pha...
01:16, 2019-05-02

Britain should strengthen climate goal to net zero emissions by 2050 – advisers Britain should commit to a net zero greenhouse gas emissions target by 2050, government climate advisers said, a goal that could require phasing out ...
10:36, 2019-05-02

Liberals pledge Canada will have net-zero emissions by 2050 — but details are scarce The new plan comes as 65 countries committed to net-zero emissions at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York....
17:36, 2019-09-24

More EU leaders sign up to carbon net-zero goal by 2050 ahead of summit Germany has joined a growing number of EU nations to back going carbon neutral by mid-century, EU documents show, building momentum for the bloc's le...
17:52, 2019-06-17

European airports launch plan to be carbon neutral by 2050 LIMASSOL, Cyprus (AP) — The outgoing head of an organization that represents airports in 45 European countries says the body’s new sustainabili...
11:04, 2019-06-26

Solar company says UK needs new policies to meet 2050 carbon target Solar power could help Britain achieve its new climate goal more efficiently than many politicians realize if the government adopts policies to unloc...
19:52, 2019-06-13

EU energy chief says Europe must commit to carbon neutrality by 2050 Reluctant European Union nations must be convinced to back the goal of zeroing out carbon emissions by 2050, the bloc's energy chief told the Europea...
12:20, 2019-07-04

EU leaders scramble for consensus on 2050 carbon neutral target EU nations hoping to help lead the fight against global warming by agreeing to go carbon neutral by 2050 at a summit on Thursday engaged in last-ditc...
17:16, 2019-06-20

Northern Territory banks on solar to meet new 2050 zero emissions target NT’s Labor government says the territory’s vast solar resources can help it transition to zero net carbon emissions The Northern Territory government...
05:40, 2019-09-20

Scott Morrison ducks questions on Australia's emissions strategy for 2050 UN climate summit focus is on net zero by 2050 but Australian PM says challenge ‘not just about climate change’Scott Morrison has ducked questions ab...
04:12, 2019-09-24

UK climate targets toughened as it commits to slashing emissions completely by 2050 The UK is to toughen its climate targets and commit to slashing greenhouse gas emissions completely by 2050, the government has announced....
00:04, 2019-06-12

UN chief calls for 2050 zero emissions plans – but Australia remains tightlipped Countries asked to flag plans for net zero emissions by 2050, but so far Australia is only talking about its 2030 targetThe United Nations secretary ...
20:12, 2019-07-29

Central European countries block EU moves towards 2050 zero carbon goal Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic refuse to sign up to text that activists already viewed as too vagueA trio of central European countries have bloc...
23:40, 2019-06-20

Germany seeking EU summit decision on going carbon neutral by 2050: official Germany is aiming to get European Union leaders to agree to make the bloc carbon neutral by 2050 at this week's summit, a government official said on...
16:00, 2019-06-19

EU leaders fail to agree on 2050 carbon neutral climate target A proposal for the European Union to go carbon neutral by 2050 failed to garner unanimous support at a leaders summit in Brussels. The target date ha...
22:04, 2019-06-20

UN chief urges action to make Earth carbon neutral by 2050 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — World leader after world leader told the United Nations on Monday that they will do more to prevent a warming world from reachi...
18:48, 2019-09-23

Nova Scotia tables bill aiming for net-zero carbon footprint by 2050 The province's environment minister has introduced a new bill that aims to fight climate change by setting lofty emissions-reduction targets....
20:00, 2019-10-24

Daily on Energy: Zero-carbon-by-2050 plan magnifies Democratic divisions Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
19:00, 2019-07-24

EU summit draft conclusions back call for carbon neutrality by 2050 European Union leaders may agree to back going carbon neutral by 2050 on Thursday, according to language in the latest draft conclusions for their su...
20:28, 2019-06-19

EU leaders fail to get full support for 2050 carbon neutral target A push to agree for the European Union to go carbon neutral by 2050 failed to get unanimous support at an EU leaders summit on Thursday, with the goa...
20:52, 2019-06-20

Eyeing the rise of environmentally conscious travel, Qantas pledges net zero emissions by 2050 The aviation industry has already cut carbon emissions from each plane traveller in half since 1990, largely thanks to more fuel-efficient aircraft. ...
23:16, 2019-11-10

Momentum builds for EU leaders to agree carbon neutral 2050 pledge at summit A push by Germany, France and other EU nations for the bloc to go carbon neutral by mid-century looks likely to be endorsed by EU leaders on Thursday...
20:28, 2019-06-19

Virginia Governor puts state on path to 100% carbon-free power by 2050 Virginia Governor Ralph Northam signed an executive order on Tuesday with a goal of producing all of the state's electricity from carbon-free sources...
22:00, 2019-09-17

Climate change could end human race, most Brits say in poll, as major report calls for zero emissions by 2050 A majority of Britons believe climate change could end the human race, according to a new poll released after weeks of high profile protests in the c...
10:00, 2019-05-02

World population to reach 9.7 billion by 2050 — UN The United Nations predicts that half of this growth will take place in only nine countries, as the world is getting older overall. India is projecte...
03:04, 2019-06-18

UN: World population expected to rise to 9.7 billion in 2050 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says the world’s population is getting older and growing at a slower pace but is still expected to inc...
19:24, 2019-06-17

Can carbon trading cut EU emissions to net zero? In an effort to cut carbon emissions, the EU established a cap-and-trade system 15 years ago. So far, it hasn’t had much impact. So how does it work,...
17:04, 2019-12-03

U.S wages lost to unpaid family care to hit $147 billion by 2050 As the U.S. population ages, the total annual cost of lost wages for unpaid family caregiving is on track to more than double, to reach $147 billion ...
01:44, 2019-06-29

New natural gas plants will have to pay carbon tax on all emissions The change made this week means new natural-gas plants will have their emissions standard toughened each year after 2021, until in 2030 they will pay...
20:40, 2019-06-28

Which trees are best for combating carbon emissions? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and...
16:16, 2019-11-12

Climate protesters want net zero carbon emissions - is it possible? An increasing number of countries are declaring plans to hit net zero carbon emissions, but doing so will require technology that doesn’t yet exist...
14:16, 2019-04-18

Revealed: the 20 firms behind a third of all carbon emissions New data shows how fossil fuel companies have driven climate crisis despite industry knowing dangersThe Guardian today reveals the 20 fossil fuel com...
13:24, 2019-10-09

9.7 billion on Earth by 2050, but growth rate slowing, says new UN population report By the year 2050, there will be some 9.7 billion people living on Earth, says a UN population report released on Monday. However, the overall growth ...
18:40, 2019-06-17

EasyJet to offset carbon emissions from all its flights Airline will also relaunch its package holiday business in wake of Thomas Cook collapseThe British budget airline easyJet is to become the world’s fi...
11:00, 2019-11-19

EasyJet to offset carbon emissions for all flights Britain's easyJet aims to become the world's first major airline to operate net-zero carbon flights across its entire network, it said on Tuesday aft...
10:32, 2019-11-19

Air travellers may have to pay carbon charge to offset emissions Planned tax will make public more aware of climate harm caused by flying, ministers hopeAir passengers may have to pay an extra “carbon charge” on fl...
02:28, 2019-07-22

Offsetting carbon emissions: ‘It has proved a minefield’ More and more people are trying to offset their travel emissions – so why isn’t it straightforward? We explain the options and how to navigate themHe...
14:12, 2019-08-02

UK passes law to bring greenhouse gas emissions to 'net zero' by 2050 A target to cut greenhouse gas emissions to "net zero" by 2050 has become law, making the UK the first major economy to legislate to end its contribu...
09:52, 2019-06-27

PBO says Canada needs higher carbon prices to hit emissions targets Canada's parliamentary budget watchdog says a higher price on carbon will be needed if Canada is to meet its Paris Agreement targets....
17:16, 2019-06-13

Climate change: Is Greta Thunberg right about UK carbon emissions? Teenager Greta Thunberg said the UK's carbon emissions reduction relied on "creative accounting"....
12:28, 2019-04-26

The Guardian view on net-zero carbon emissions: sooner is better | Editorial Government advisers have explained how to erase the nation’s carbon footprint. Science dictates that we do it as fast as we canBy the end of this yea...
19:56, 2019-05-02

Global carbon emissions up 0.6 per cent as oil and gas grow in 2019 Global carbon emissions grew this year, but continued to fall in the US despite Donald Trump’s pro-coal rhetoric and his rollback of Barack Obama’s c...
02:52, 2019-12-04

Europe’s carbon market emissions fell 4% in 2018 Emissions regulated by Europe's carbon market fell by 4% in 2018, the European Commission said on Thursday, as renewable power generation increased....
13:40, 2019-10-31

Dutch government presents measures to cut carbon emissions THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is presenting a comprehensive raft of measures aimed at slashing the Netherlands’ emission o...
16:16, 2019-06-28

Climate Change: Plan to cut carbon emissions from concerts Scientists team up with group Massive Attack to create blueprint that will 'transform the music industry'....
03:04, 2019-11-28

Ottawa, B.C. to push electrification of gas industry to cut carbon emissions The federal and British Columbia governments want to power the production of the natural gas industry in the province using electricity....
04:48, 2019-08-30

Fridges made from plastic crystals could help cut carbon emissions Cooling devices like refrigerators and air conditioners consume a quarter of the world's electricity, but a plastic-based material could make them mu...
10:42, 2019-04-09

UN report card: Carbon-emissions cuts are way behind schedule Enlarge (credit: UNEP) While the world's nations have been in agreement for some time that we should limit global warming to no more than 2°C (or eve...
22:28, 2019-11-27

Can carbon offsets tackle airlines’ emissions problem? EasyJet is the latest firm to adopt offsetting – but is it a solution to the climate crisis?Global carbon emissions from the aviation industry are gr...
16:52, 2019-11-19

A four-day work week could improve our health and cut carbon emissions Campaigners want us to reduce our working hours to boost mental health, increase productivity and lower carbon emissions, but is it really that simpl...
13:28, 2019-04-10

University of Cambridge: Removing meat 'cut carbon emissions' The University of Cambridge's catering service replaced beef and lamb with plant-based products....
03:40, 2019-09-10

Explainer: Going green? Does offsetting carbon emissions count? Among the most hotly contested topics at international climate change talks in Madrid on December 2-13 will be the role of market-based mechanisms fo...
08:04, 2019-11-27

Climate advisers warn Government faces 'get-real' moment over 2050 zero-emissions target The Government's own climate advisers have warned it faces a "get-real" moment as the bold new target to cut pollution to zero by 2050 is not support...
06:40, 2019-07-10

Climate change: 'Bleak' outlook as carbon emissions gap grows The UN says nations must "dramatically strengthen" carbon cuts to avoid dangerous climate change....
09:36, 2019-11-26

Global carbon emissions have slowed — but still hit record high in 2019 WASHINGTON — The world continues to increase the amount of heat-trapping carbon dioxide it pumps into the air, but it’s not rising as fast as in the ...
16:12, 2019-12-04

Budget airline easyJet to offset carbon emissions from all flights British budget airline easyJet on Tuesday said it would become the world's first major airline to operate net-zero carbon flights across its whole ne...
09:36, 2019-11-19

London joins Google’s new carbon emissions tracking site The site allows the city and residents to access data on London’s greenhouse gas emissions with the goal of helping communities reduce their carbon f...
00:20, 2019-10-09

This dark material: the black alchemy that can arrest carbon emissions Not only does biochar trap carbon when it is created, it is heating homes in Sweden and feeding cows in LincolnshireIt traps carbon in the ground for...
10:48, 2019-11-29

Carbon Dioxide Emissions Hit a Record in 2019, Even as Coal Fades Global consumption of coal declined unexpectedly this year, but a surge in oil and gas pushed up greenhouse gas emissions over all....
01:28, 2019-12-04

US briefing: Don McGahn, Nato's future and carbon emissions cuts Tuesday’s top story: Judge rules former White House counsel must testify in impeachment inquiry. Plus, Netflix’s first bricks-and-mortar movie theatr...
13:00, 2019-11-26

Growth in global carbon emissions slowed in 2019: report A surprise drop in coal use in the United States and Europe has helped to slow the growth of global carbon dioxide emissions this year, with softenin...
01:36, 2019-12-04

UK's biggest carbon capture project is step-change on emissions Tata-owned Cheshire plant to turn 40,000 tonnes of CO2 a year into useful productsThe UK’s biggest carbon capture project will soon block thousands o...
01:24, 2019-06-27

Shell to offset carbon emissions for British fuel buyers Royal Dutch Shell said on Thursday it would offset the carbon dioxide emissions of around 1.5 million road users in Britain starting later this month...
01:56, 2019-10-10

Germany's Merkel hopes for ambitious EU goal to cut carbon emissions Germany will push for an ambitious goal of making the European Union economy neutral in terms of carbon emissions by 2050 at the EU summit on Thursda...
14:32, 2019-06-20

Global carbon emissions from energy hit a record high in 2018 Renewable energy use is rising but 2018 still saw a record increase in global carbon emissions from energy use – the equivalent of doubling emissions...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Cutting UK emissions to net zero would cost £1tn, says Hammond Chancellor says target would mean less money available for schools and hospitalsThe chancellor, Philip Hammond, has warned Theresa May that reducing ...
11:16, 2019-06-06

EasyJet to become world's first major airline to offset all of its carbon emissions The airline will support eco schemes like forestry, renewable and community-based projects...
16:44, 2019-11-19

Calgary startup company is proving to be the Rumpelstiltskin of carbon dioxide emissions CARBiNX essentially spins carbon waste into cleaner air and maybe even into your favourite soap....
04:08, 2019-09-05

Brazil carbon emissions stable as clean energy use offsets deforestation Brazil's carbon emissions have remained stable despite an increase in deforestation because they were offset by a larger use of clean energy sources ...
20:52, 2019-11-05

PSEG to shut most fossil power plants by 2046 to cut carbon emissions New Jersey energy company Public Service Enterprise Group Inc plans to shut all but three of its fossil fuel-fired power plants in a bid to cut carb...
11:44, 2019-07-25

Global carbon emissions rose at the fastest rate in seven years: report Global carbon emissions skyrocketed last year at the fastest rate in seven years — prompted by a weather-related spike in energy demand, accord...
22:44, 2019-06-11

Ardern tells New Zealand farmers to cut carbon emissions or face penalties Farmers given until 2022 to make changes or pay higher taxes as party of net-zero emissions by 2050 policyNew Zealand farmers have five years to redu...
06:00, 2019-10-24

Scott Morrison says no evidence links Australia's carbon emissions to bushfires PM suggests Australia could increase emissions without worsening current fire season, and says government finalising plans to crack down on environme...
01:08, 2019-11-21

Kamala Harris unveils $10T plan to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2045 Presidential candidate Kamala Harris released a $10 trillion plan Wednesday to combat climate change, pledging to achieve 100% net-zero greenhouse ga...
12:28, 2019-09-04

UEFA to plant 600,000 trees to offset carbon emissions from Euro 2020 European football's governing body UEFA said it will plant 600,000 trees across 12 countries as part of its commitment to offset carbon emissions fro...
23:20, 2019-09-24

Energy industry's carbon emissions rise at fastest rate in nearly a decade BP report reveals that swings in global temperatures are increasing the use of fossil fuelsCarbon emissions from the global energy industry rose by t...
16:08, 2019-06-11

Airlines’ rising carbon emissions are eclipsing any fuel efficiency gains US airlines are increasing their emissions of climate-changing gases much faster than they are boosting fuel efficiency, according to an environmenta...
18:40, 2019-09-13

Most Canadians will get more money from carbon rebate than tax will cost them: PBO Canada's budget watchdog agrees with the federal government's claim that Canadians are going to get more from the climate change tax rebate than they...
12:56, 2019-05-01

South African court dismisses sulfur dioxide emissions changes ahead of carbon tax South Africa's average temperatures are rising more than the global average and the carbon tax law aimed at slashing emissions responsible for extrem...
19:56, 2019-05-24

South African government withdraws sulfur dioxide emissions changes ahead of carbon tax (Corrects headline and paragraphs 4, 5 and 7 of this May 24 story to show government withdrew changes before court ruling.)...
12:20, 2019-05-25

House Democrats near unveiling first plans for meeting goal of net-zero carbon emissions by midcentury House Democrats will soon be filling in some of the details of their broader climate strategy in an effort to support the goal they set earlier this ...
22:28, 2019-11-14

Singapore pushes shipping industry to use cleaner fuels to reduce carbon emissions Singapore is pushing the shipping industry to use cleaner fuels such as liquefied natural gas (LNG) in a bid to reduce the city state's carbon emissi...
05:16, 2019-11-08

Trump EPA snubs carbon capture, an emissions reduction technique favored by environmentalists and Republicans The Trump Environmental Protection Agency is dismissing a technology that is favored by many Republicans and is widely considered to be among the mos...
06:28, 2019-06-22

Climate change: Emissions target could cost UK £1tn, warns Hammond The chancellor warns the PM that reducing greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050 could lower public spending....
14:04, 2019-06-06

German carbon pricing plan may cost DAX companies billions: report Germany's blue-chip companies could face billions of euros in costs to cut carbon emissions under a climate protection plan due to be unveiled by the...
18:48, 2019-09-18

German carbon pricing plan may cost DAX companies billions - report Germany's blue-chip companies could face billions of euros in costs to cut carbon emissions under a climate protection plan due to be unveiled by the...
15:56, 2019-09-18

Republican lawmakers return to the Oregon Senate, ending a walkout that began on June 20 over a carbon-emissions bill SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Republican lawmakers return to the Oregon Senate, ending a walkout that began on June 20 over a carbon-emissions bill....
18:28, 2019-06-29

Climate change group recommends banning all frequent flyer reward programs to cut carbon emissions by targeting jet-setters Reuters A climate-change advisory group, which helps the UK government shape policy, has called for a ban on all frequent flyer reward programs to di...
13:32, 2019-10-14

Poland needs 700-900 billion euros to reach zero emissions - minister Poland needs 700-900 billion euros ($760-$980 billion) to reach a net zero emissions economy, Energy Minister Krzysztof Tchorzewski said, adding that...
13:16, 2019-10-01

VMware acquires Pivotal and Carbon Black for nearly $5 billion Cloud software company VMware acquired security firm Carbon Black and cloud services developer tool maker Pivotal today for $5 billion.Read More...
01:52, 2019-08-23

South Africa's Eskom needs $12 billion to comply with new emissions laws South Africa's power utility Eskom needs around 187 billion rand ($12.60 billion) to comply fully with existing legislation curbing harmful emissions...
12:00, 2019-11-20

3D printing platform Carbon raises $260 million at $2.4 billion valuation 3D printing 'digital manufacturer' Carbon has raised $260 million in a growth round of funding co-led by Madrone Capital Partners and Baillie Gifford...
15:16, 2019-06-25

IEA: Nuke retirements could lead to 4 billion metric tons of extra CO2 emissions Enlarge / A view of the decommissioned Duke Energy Crystal River Nuclear Power Plant. (credit: Jeffrey Greenberg/UIG via Getty Images) A report re...
00:00, 2019-05-29

Hurricane Dorian could cost insurers $25 billion: UBS Hurricane Dorian, which battered the Bahamas early on Monday, could cause insurance industry losses of up to $25 billion, according to analysts at UB...
16:20, 2019-09-02

Study finds that a GPS outage would cost $1 billion per day Enlarge / The first of the Air Force's new GPS 3 satellites launches on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in December, 2018. (credit: SpaceX) Since becoming...
18:52, 2019-06-14

Tesla factory outside Berlin to cost €4 billion New details have emerged about Tesla's plans for a brand-new "Gigafactory" outside of Berlin. The massive project is set to bring thousands of jobs t...
18:24, 2019-11-17

French carbon emissions fell 4.2% year-on-year in 2018 Carbon dioxide emissions in France fell by 4.2% in 2018 compared with the previous year due to a drop in emissions from the transport sector, a mild ...
20:20, 2019-06-18

Reality check: The Liberals want to plant 2 billion trees to get to carbon neutral. Will it work? Justin Trudeau has vowed to plant two billion trees over 10 years to help Canada become carbon neutral....
22:44, 2019-09-27

Falling behind fintechs could cost incumbent banks $88 billion This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Banking subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each ...
17:40, 2019-10-25

Hurricane Dorian devastation in Bahamas could cost $7 billion: KCC Preliminary estimate of total insured and uninsured losses in the Bahamas from Hurricane Dorian is $7 billion, catastrophe modeling company Karen Cla...
13:52, 2019-09-05

Cancer deaths cost the US $94 billion in lost earnings Almost 500,000 Americans died of cancer in 2015 and a new study concludes the disease robbed them not only of their lives but of $94.4 billion in lif...
23:00, 2019-07-08

NASA does not deny the “over $2 billion” cost of a single SLS launch Enlarge / The Space Launch System was created as part of a political compromise between US Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) and senators from Alabama and Te...
16:24, 2019-11-08

Protecting Singapore from rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion Protecting Singapore against rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion ($72 billion) or more over 100 years, its prime minister said on Sunday, as t...
17:16, 2019-08-18

Loss of the UK’s ash trees due to fungal disease may cost £15 billion Ash dieback, a fungal disease in the UK’s ash trees, could cost the country nearly £15 billion in clean-up and lost ecosystem benefits like carbon se...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Climate events have cost the US economy more than $500 billion over the last 5 years, Fed official says AP Photo/Jae C. Hong Climate- and weather-related events have directly cost the US more than $500 billion over the past five years, according to a Fe...
17:48, 2019-11-10

Amazon expects one-day shipping will cost it $1.5 billion over the holiday season Photo by Martin Schutt/picture alliance via Getty Images Amazon's one-day shipping service has been turned out to be an expensive investment for the ...
13:08, 2019-10-25

Flood damage will cost Mississippi River towns at least $2 billion ST. LOUIS — Repairs and cleanup following the prolonged flooding along the Mississippi River will cost more than $2 billion, an advocacy group for ri...
22:24, 2019-06-25

The General Motors strike is getting more expensive. It has likely cost the automaker more than $1 billion already. (GM) Bill Pugliano/Getty Images General Motors workers have been striking since September 15 as their union negotiates a new contract. That work stoppage ...
22:36, 2019-10-01

NASA chief says returning astronauts to the Moon could cost $30 billion It was always going to be expensive, but NASA's first cost estimate for the agency's push to land humans on the moon by 2024 is finally here — and it...
16:40, 2019-06-17

Treating cancer patients who smoke may cost extra $3.4 billion each year When cancer patients are current smokers, their treatment is likely to be less effective and more expensive than if they quit smoking, a U.S. study s...
21:28, 2019-04-10

2020 Democrats' health plan for illegal immigrants to cost $23 billion, $4,600 each American taxpayers will get hit with an added tax bill of $10 billion to $23 billion if 2020 Democratic presidential candidates get their way and pro...
15:36, 2019-10-10

2020 Democrats health plan for illegal immigrants to cost $23 billion, $4,600 each American taxpayers will get hit with an added tax bill of $10 billion to $23 billion if 2020 Democratic presidential candidates get their way and pro...
14:48, 2019-10-10

South Africa puts initial universal healthcare cost at $17 billion South Africa published its draft National Health Insurance (NHI) bill on Thursday, with one senior official estimating universal healthcare for milli...
17:04, 2019-08-08

Trump’s trade war cost China $35 billion this year and raised US prices, UN says Bryan R. Smith / AFP) The trade war wiped out billions of dollars in the first half of the year and significantly raised prices for households, the U...
22:12, 2019-11-05

Air Force aircraft have hit birds more than 100,000 times since 1995, and it's cost the service nearly a billion dollars US Air Force/Tech. Sgt. Chelsea E. Barber Since 1995, the Air Force has recorded more than 105,000 bird strikes that have caused more than $800 mill...
22:56, 2019-05-23

German climate package to cost government 4-5 billion euros per year initially: SPD A major climate package Berlin is due to announce this week will cost the government 4-5 billion euros per year initially, a Social Democrat said on ...
11:57, 2019-09-16

Germany's climate protection measures to cost 40 billion euros by 2023: source Climate protection measures that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat coalition partners want to unveil next week will ...
16:20, 2019-09-14

Heat stress spike predicted to cost global economy $2,400 billion a year An increase in heat stress at work linked to climate change is set to have a massive impact on global productivity and economic losses, notably in ag...
19:44, 2019-07-01

Investors urge Big Oil to follow 'poster child' Repsol's climate pledge Investors cheered Spanish group Repsol's pledge to slash net carbon emissions to zero by mid-century, saying they hope it will pile pressure on rival...
10:40, 2019-12-04

Curbing wild horse, burro herds on U.S. public lands to cost $5 billion: official Reducing the tens of thousands of wild horses and burros on public lands to a level that is better for both the animals and their habitat will cost U...
23:00, 2019-10-23

The 40-day GM strike cost the automaker nearly $3 billion — and BAML says Fiat Chrysler is most at risk of a future walkout Reuters The United Auto Workers union is using its improved contract with General Motors to boost conditions with other automakers, and Bank of Ameri...
20:56, 2019-11-15

Lockheed Martin’s F-35 faces Congressional scrutiny amid questions of cost and sustainability of the $400 billion program UNDER THE MICROSCOPE: The Pentagon’s top weapons buyer, along with the F-35’s program executive officer, Lockheed Martin’s F-35 general manager, and ...
13:44, 2019-11-13

Tesla's Cybertruck fiasco cost Elon Musk $768 million in a single day — here's how the notorious workaholic and father of 5 makes and spends his $23.6 billion fortune Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk currently has a net worth of about $23.6 billion — down $768 million from what it was ...
01:08, 2019-11-26

Cost of replacing botched Phoenix pay system pales compared to cost of fixing it: PBO The cost of building and putting in place a new pay system for federal civil servants should pale in comparison to the cost of stabilizing the failed...
17:24, 2019-05-16

Disney's 'Star Wars' TV series, 'The Mandalorian,' cost $100 million to make — but its Marvel shows cost even more Disney On Tuesday, Disney CEO Bob Iger said that the upcoming Disney Plus series, "The Mandalorian," cost around $100 million to make. At eight episo...
19:36, 2019-10-22

Breach of F1's 2021 cost-cap rule with "teeth" could cost title Formula 1 motorsport managing director Ross Brawn says the 2021 cost cap "has teeth", and that a fraudulent breach could cost a team the world champi...
19:28, 2019-10-31

Lobbying cost of US cap-and-trade bill estimated at 1% its climate cost Enlarge / House Republicans hold a press conference opposing part of the Waxman-Markey Bill with the help of a chart representing... something. (cred...
00:00, 2019-05-29

Net-zero by 2050: What does it mean? The EU is expected to commit to going carbon neutral. But what will net-zero emissions mean in practice? What are negative emissions, and why do we n...
12:20, 2019-05-31

Hurricane Dorian insured losses in Caribbean to range from $1.5 billion to $3 billion: AIR worldwide Insurance industry losses in the Caribbean spurred by Hurricane Dorian will range between $1.5 billion to $3 billion, according to catastrophe risk m...
17:52, 2019-09-06

California governor unveils record $213 billion budget, says $70 billion recession could hit coffers California Gov. Gavin Newsom's revised state budget proposes a 2% increase over his January budget....
13:24, 2019-05-10

WeWork just agreed to SoftBank's bailout which values the company between $7.5 billion and $8 billion, according to CNBC WeWork WeWork is taking a bailout from SoftBank, a deal which will value the company between $7.5 billion and $8 billion, CNBC reported on Monday. Th...
22:24, 2019-10-21

Disney bought Marvel for $4 billion in 2009: It’s made over $18 billion since Marvel has more than proven its worth to one of the entertainment industry's titans.        ...
10:32, 2019-07-22

Purdue Pharma offers to settle opioid claims for $10 billion to $12 billion The lawsuits allege the company and the Sackler family are responsible for starting and sustaining the opioid crisis....
11:44, 2019-08-28

Peloton prices its IPO at the top of its range, raking in $1.2 billion and giving it a $8.2 billion value (PTON) Peloton / Youtube Peloton has priced its public offering. The maker of connected fitness equipment will go public at $29 a share. The offering will ...
03:48, 2019-09-26

AT&T, facing $158 billion debt, to sell Puerto Rico network for $2 billion Enlarge / An AT&T sign outside a company office in New York City. (credit: Getty Images | Roberto Machado Noa ) AT&T has agreed to sell its wireless ...
23:04, 2019-10-09

Purdue Pharma offers $10 billion - $12 billion to settle opioid claims The lawsuits allege the company and the Sackler family are responsible for starting and sustaining the opioid crisis....
02:00, 2019-08-28

Purdue Pharma in discussion on $10 billion-$12 billion offer to settle opioid lawsuits: sources OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP and its owners, the Sackler family, are in discussion to settle more than 2,000 opioid lawsuits against the company ...
02:24, 2019-08-28

Purdue Pharma in discussion on $10 billion-$12 billion offer to settle opioid claims: sources OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP and its owners, the Sackler family, are in discussion to settle more than 2,000 lawsuits against the company for $10...
22:56, 2019-08-27

Drugmaker Purdue Pharma reportedly offered $10 billion to $12 billion to settle opioid claims Reuters Purdue Pharma and its owners, the Sackler family, are offering to settle more than 2,000 lawsuits for $10 billion to $12 billion, NBC News r...
23:52, 2019-08-27

Niko Partners: Southeast Asia’s $5 billion game market expected to grow to $8.3 billion in 2023 PC and mobile game revenues for Southeast Asia and Taiwan are expected to grow from $5 billion in 2019 to more than $8.3 billion in 2023.Read More...
18:04, 2019-11-15

Cyber Monday spending soars to record-high $9.2 billion online, with a whopping $3 billion spent via smartphones Reuters Cyber Monday spending online soared 17% year-over-year to $9.2 billion, making it the biggest US online shopping day in history, according to...
15:40, 2019-12-03

Qualcomm Pegs Payment From Apple at $4.5 Billion to $4.7 Billion Qualcomm’s forecasts suggested Apple’s licensing fees will not substantially increase revenue as Apple catches up on royalties....
01:56, 2019-05-02

Uber Lost Another $5.2 Billion, Has Now Burned $16.2 Billion Since 2016 Uber, a company that uses rich people’s money to subsidize artificially cheap taxi rides provided by underpaid drivers, continued its streak of havin...
01:04, 2019-08-09

French billionaire Bernard Arnault just made $5 billion in less than 48 hours. Here's how the world's third-richest person makes and spends his $99 billion fortune. Chesnot/Getty Images Bernard Arnault just made $5.1 billion in less than 48 hours, Forbes reported. With an estimated net worth of $96.3 billion, Blo...
15:52, 2019-10-11

Mark Cuban just revealed he has nearly $1 billion in Amazon stock. Here are all the ways the 'Shark Tank' investor made and spends his $4.1 billion fortune. Michael Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times Mark Cuban has an estimated net worth of $4.1 billion, according to Forbes. He's earned his fortune...
18:20, 2019-10-01

Meet Masayoshi Son, the Japanese billionaire with a $14 billion personal fortune whose SoftBank mega-fund lost more than $4.7 billion investing in WeWork Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images Masayoshi Son, the billionaire founder and CEO of Japanese holding company SoftBank, is worth an estimated $14.1 billion...
16:36, 2019-11-06

Climate change: How hot cities could be in 2050 Edinburgh will feel like Paris and Leeds could be as warm as Melbourne, according to a study....
11:56, 2019-07-11

GM’s Cruise raises $1.15 billion at $19 billion valuation GM's self-driving Cruise division has raised $1.15 billion at $19 billion valuation ahead of the rollout of its first commercial taxi service.Read Mo...
18:00, 2019-05-07

Climate change: Should the UK's 2050 target be sooner? The UK has promised a stricter emissions target by 2050, but some say it should be sooner....
20:40, 2019-06-12

How the climate crisis will change your plate in 2050 In her new book, Amanda Little explores what it will take to continue feeding 7.5 billion people in the worldWhen Amanda Little was on tour to promot...
07:40, 2019-07-01

Poland wants money for agreeing to CO2 neutrality in 2050 - PM Poland wants a strong compensation package for its industry in exchange for agreeing to commit the European Union to a more ambitious target of net z...
23:16, 2019-06-20

Extreme sea level events ‘will hit once a year by 2050’ Climate report says intense storms and loss of marine life are already inevitableExtreme sea level events that used to occur once a century will stri...
11:04, 2019-09-25

The climate crisis in 2050: what happens if cities act but nations don't? It is cities, not national governments, that are most aggressively fighting the climate crisis – and in 30 years they could look radically differentS...
22:08, 2019-10-10

Is it true climate change will cause the end of civilisation by 2050? An Australian think tank called Breakthrough has claimed civilisation could end in 30 years, but researchers are divided...
13:24, 2019-06-06

Experts contradict WHO, say malaria can be eradicated by 2050 In a major report, 41 specialists said a future free of malaria -- one of the world's oldest and deadliest diseases -- can be achieved as early as 20...
02:52, 2019-09-09

EU leaders fail to agree on 2050 climate goal BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders have failed to agree unanimously on a decision to make the bloc’s economy carbon neutral by 2050. Ahead ...
22:32, 2019-06-20

Climate change: UK government to commit to 2050 target The UK will set a new legally binding target to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050....
04:16, 2019-06-12

Merkel vows to make Germany CO2 neutral by 2050 Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed on Tuesday to draw up a roadmap to make Germany CO2 neutral by 2050, urging a climate cabinet she chairs to find the b...
11:32, 2019-05-14

Superbugs to kill nearly 400,000 Canadians by 2050, report predicts The report's authors found that drug-resistant bacteria kills nearly as many Canadians as Alzheimer's disease....
15:24, 2019-11-12

EU leaders to push for climate neutrality by 2050 - document European Union leaders meeting in Brussels next week will push to agree to put the bloc on net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, their draft joi...
23:36, 2019-12-02

Australia could produce 200% of energy needs from renewables by 2050, researchers say New report shows roadmap for Australia to be global green energy export leaderAustralia could run entirely on renewable electricity and produce doubl...
07:12, 2019-09-19

EU leaders to push for climate neutrality by 2050: document European Union leaders meeting in Brussels next week will push to agree to put the bloc on net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, their draft joi...
00:20, 2019-12-03

Hello From the Year 2050. We Avoided the Worst of Climate Change — But Everything Is Different Let’s imagine for a moment that we’ve reached the middle of the century. It’s 2050, and we have a moment to reflect—the clima...
13:36, 2019-09-12

UK ‘needs billions a year’ to meet 2050 climate targets Report estimates up to £20bn a year in investment needed to build net-zero carbon economyThe UK will need investment worth billions of pounds every y...
07:12, 2019-09-28

It’s ‘Ambitious’ — But Possible — to Eradicate Malaria by 2050, According to a Landmark Report It may be possible to eradicate malaria—one of history’s deadliest diseases—from the planet by 2050, according to a coalition of 41...
01:00, 2019-09-09

Fish and chips could be off the menu by 2050 due to climate change Fish and chips could be off the menu due to global warming, a study warns. Scientists say larger marine species including cod and haddock face being ...
23:28, 2019-06-17

Denmark sees resolution soon to EU rift on 2050 climate goal The new energy and climate minister of Denmark, a frontrunner in fighting climate change, said on Friday he was confident fellow EU countries would s...
18:20, 2019-08-16

US army 'approves' human-robot hybrids for the battlefield by 2050 The Department of Defense wants to enhance solider's abilities with a 'human/machine' fusion that gives them super vision and hearing within almost 3...
11:20, 2019-11-29

Civilization could crumble by 2050 if we don’t stop climate change now, new paper says It seems every week there’s a scary new report about how man-made climate change is going to cause the collapse of the world’s ice sheets...
01:40, 2019-06-05

Ambitious 2050 climate goal relegated to footnote at EU summit A push by most European Union nations for the world's biggest economic bloc to go carbon neutral by 2050 was dropped to a footnote at a summit on Thu...
22:32, 2019-06-20

Study: For low-income countries, climate action pays off by 2050 The following announcement was released jointly by MIT and the International Food Policy Research Institute. Successful global efforts to substantia...
21:08, 2019-05-01

Retreating Swiss glacier spurred May's new 2050 climate goal British Prime Minister Theresa May said her surprise at the rapid retreat of a glacier she knew from years of walking holidays in the Swiss Alps had ...
14:44, 2019-06-19

Experts challenge WHO with 'epic' goal to eradicate malaria by 2050 Malaria can be eradicated within a generation and the World Health Organization (WHO) should not shy away from this "goal of epic proportions", globa...
01:56, 2019-09-09

EU leaders may toughen climate goal for 2050, haggle over top jobs The EU's 28 national leaders meeting in Brussels on Thursday are likely to embrace a more ambitious stance on fighting climate change but haggle over...
15:00, 2019-06-20

If the world keeps getting warmer, Toronto could feel like Washington, D.C., by 2050: study A recent study predicts what cities will feel like in 30 years by comparing their future climates to the current weather in other cities....
12:12, 2019-07-20

Global heating: London to have similar climate to Barcelona by 2050 Nearly 80% of cities to undergo dramatic and potentially disastrous changes, study findsLondon will have a similar climate in three decades’ time to ...
20:28, 2019-07-10

Britons could be eating jellyfish chips and cricket burgers by 2050, says new report Britons could be tucking into battered banana blossom and jellyfish instead of cod and chips by 2050, a new study has predicted....
10:08, 2019-05-15

Net zero by 2050: London city staff unveil climate change recommendations London city staff are unveiling a proposal to develop a comprehensive action plan to get the city to net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050....
01:12, 2019-11-21

New Jersey unveils energy plan to make state 100% clean by 2050 New Jersey released a draft energy plan on Monday that provides an initial blueprint for the total conversion of the state's energy profile to 100 pe...
20:32, 2019-06-10

Germany’s Merkel edges closer to Macron on 2050 climate plan BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she would like to join other European countries in aiming to eliminate virtually all greenhouse ga...
12:00, 2019-05-14

Predator Free 2050: New Zealand ramps up plan to purge all pests New Zealand digs in with its controversial plan to protect native species by wiping out all predators....
02:40, 2019-07-09

Robot soldiers carrying tank-guns to hit battlefield by 2050, expert predicts Future soldiers could wear battery powered armour suits able to carry guns normally found on mounted vehicles...
23:44, 2019-09-26

Visegrad group to agree common stance on EU's 2050 climate goals: Hungary Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the Czech Republic - the so-called "Visegrad Four" countries - will agree a common stance on the European Union's 2050 ...
11:12, 2019-06-20

Society could collapse by 2050 under strain of climate change and conflict, paper warns The paper discusses a doomsday scenario for climate change in order to present it as a security issue rather than just an environmental one....
19:12, 2019-06-04

77 million Europeans will suffer sight loss by 2050, scientific study warns The leading cause of sight loss could affect 77 million Europeans by 2050, researchers have said....
06:52, 2019-11-12

Coffee 'could become luxury item in UK by 2050' due to climate change Coffee could become a luxury item in the UK by 2050 because of climate change, according to experts....
10:56, 2019-10-01

London's climate will feel like Barcelona's by 2050, scientists say London's climate will be more like Barcelona's by 2050 as the impact of global warming brings a striking change in conditions, expert analysis shows....
23:44, 2019-07-10

Can we have net zero emissions and still fly? With people taking more flights than ever and the air industry set to grow, can tech advances really help us achieve net zero?When you think about th...
13:16, 2019-11-25

What will it take for the UK to reach net zero emissions? We must change almost everything – from our homes to our meals – but the government’s record is not goodThe net zero carbon target will require sweep...
19:32, 2019-06-12

Euro 6 emissions standards: what do they mean for you? News 17 May, 2019 Since their introduction in 2015, Euro 6 standards for exhaust emissions have had a big impact but what are they?...
11:48, 2019-05-17

Britain's new net zero emissions target becomes law Britain's new target to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 became law on Thursday, making it the first among the major G7 countries to s...
12:16, 2019-06-27

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

What’s the best way to cut vehicle greenhouse-gas emissions? Policies to encourage reductions in greenhouse gas emissions tend to stress the need to switch as many vehicles as possible to electric power. But a ...
17:32, 2019-08-26

Thyssenkrupp to cut CO2 emissions by 30% over next decade German submarines-to-elevators conglomerate Thyssenkrupp said on Tuesday that it planned to drastically cut its carbon dioxide emissions over the nex...
12:40, 2019-07-02

What can be done to tackle aviation emissions? With a 50 per cent global growth in air travel over the past six years, what can we do to limit our own carbon footprints?...
14:12, 2019-07-11

UK should cut vehicle use to hit zero-carbon target, say MPs Scathing report says Tory governments have held back progress on clean energy goalsThe government should discourage personal vehicle use and reward e...
07:48, 2019-08-22

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

An escape route for carbon As many of us may recall from grade school science class, the Earth’s carbon cycle goes something like this: As plants take up carbon dioxide and con...
19:36, 2019-06-12

Pathways to a low-carbon China Fulfilling the ultimate goal of the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change — keeping global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius, if not 1.5 C — will...
22:48, 2019-07-08

How much carbon does our lumber sequester? Enlarge (credit: US BLM) Carbon sequestration is generally thought of as locking carbon out of the atmosphere semi-permanently by incorporating it ...
16:20, 2019-07-07

Electric cars would cut CO2 emissions by only 0.4 per cent News 14 May, 2019 Transportation is one of biggest contributors to CO2, but electric cars will not be the only solution...
13:08, 2019-05-14

Seven charts that explain what net zero emissions means for the UK The Committee on Climate Change has urged the government to adopt a target of net zero emissions by 2050. These seven charts show how that might unfo...
02:00, 2019-05-02

GM could help cut livestock methane emissions, say scientists Genetic modification, banned in Europe, could have ‘great potential promise’Gene-modifying techniques could reduce the greenhouse gas emissions from ...
08:16, 2019-11-28

Glasgow aims to become UK's first net-zero emissions city Glasgow aims to become the first city in Britain to be carbon-neutral in a drive to tackle climate change....
01:44, 2019-05-15

Car ownership “not compatible” with emissions targets Government science and technology committee claims even EVs won't help to achieve targets and calls for petrol and diesel ban to be brought forward ...
17:28, 2019-08-22

Here's How Much Vehicle Emissions Have Increased In Your City At the heart of how Americans get around is a paradox: the vehicles we use keep getting more efficient, but the emissions from those vehicles have go...
02:04, 2019-10-11

Scientists discover the source of new CFC emissions The following is a joint announcement from the MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change and the University of Bristol. Since 201...
17:44, 2019-05-23

Earth's methane emissions are rising and we don't know why Researchers warn that if the methane levels keep increasing at current rates, it will be very difficult to limit global warming to 2°C...
16:32, 2019-05-24

Labour set to commit to net zero emissions by 2030 Party members back Green New Deal motion including nationalisation of big six energy firmsLatest politics news - live updatesLabour is poised to comm...
16:52, 2019-09-24

Lowering emissions without breaking the bank India’s economy is booming, driving up electric power consumption to unprecedented levels. The nation’s installed electricity capacity, which increas...
00:00, 2019-08-01

U.K. Will Cut Net Greenhouse Emissions to Zero, Theresa May Vows The prime minister’s plan leaves many questions unanswered, but sets a new standard that she hopes other countries will adopt....
17:36, 2019-06-13

Britain to become first G7 country with net zero emissions target Britain will toughen its climate targets and commit to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, the government said late on Tuesday, becom...
00:40, 2019-06-12

My Carbon Footprint Is Massive. Here's How I'm Going To Change It If you haven’t picked up on it yet, we writers here at Jalopnik travel pretty frequently. Whether it’s for a car launch, a race, an auto show, or jus...
17:36, 2019-11-29

Learning from Canada’s carbon blunder Last month, Canada rolled out its federal carbon tax to four provinces, creating a new tax on all goods based on their total carbon footprint. While ...
00:00, 2019-05-20

UK farms plan for going 'carbon neutral' Farm union unveils plan to slash emissions and combat CO2 - but critics ask why no mention of meat?...
11:36, 2019-09-10

U.S. TVA to cut carbon emission by 70 percent by end of next decade: CEO The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) expects to reduce carbon emissions at the U.S.-owned power generator by 70 percent from 2005 levels by the end o...
23:08, 2019-05-31

South African carbon tax finally becomes law South Africa's long-delayed carbon tax has been enshrined in law, the treasury said on Sunday, as one of the continent's worst polluters transitions ...
18:32, 2019-05-26

Greta Thunberg's zero carbon journey Climate change activist Greta Thunberg will travel to New York on a boat with very few home comforts....
16:00, 2019-08-13

Carbon Lighter: under the skin of the BAC Mono R A lighter, stronger, more energy-efficient carbonfibre has spawned a very special BAC Mono Making a lightweight supercar even lighter is challenging,...
07:20, 2019-11-12

Formula One Plans To Go Carbon Neutral While the world becomes more environmentally conscious, motorsport overall has been susceptible to criticism for what is arguably a pretty extravagan...
17:36, 2019-11-13

How you can cut the carbon footprint on your Amazon deliveries Amazon has streamlined online shopping so much that most of us think nothing of clicking “buy now” and finding a package on our doorstep before we’ve...
20:28, 2019-11-12

EasyJet says it will operate net-zero-carbon flights LONDON — European budget airline easyJet says it will become the first major carrier to operate net-zero-carbon flights, offsetting carbon emissions ...
17:28, 2019-11-19

What is carbon engine cleaning and is it worth it? News 29 Aug, 2019 Carbon cleaning can remove sooty carbon deposits from your engine but will it make enough of a difference to justify ...
12:04, 2019-08-29

Flight risk: can we take the carbon out of air travel? Greta Thunberg’s zero-carbon Atlantic crossing is not an option for most. But it might be in years to come, if experiments with hydrogen, solar and b...
10:16, 2019-08-31

Here’s where the federal parties stand on the carbon tax For the first time in years, climate change and environmental policies are shaping up to be a major issue in the federal election campaign this fall....
12:12, 2019-07-17

TRD Has the Carbon Aero and 19" Wheels You Want For Your Supra This weekend marked a gathering called “The Supra Is Back To Japan Fes” a gathering of Supra enthusiasts celebrating the return of the Toyota sports ...
17:48, 2019-05-19

'Climate tariffs' become popular option to cut emissions Politicians across the world are increasingly embracing “climate tariffs,” mixing trade policy with combating global warming....
07:36, 2019-09-06

Shipping sector gears itself for new emissions regulations The shipping industry has long been one of the most important to the world economy, and one of the most destructive to the environment. New regulatio...
13:36, 2019-10-15

Fracking will see the UK miss net‑zero emissions targets | Letters Investment in fracking denies proper support to cheaper renewables, says David Cragg-James; government policies are damaging the environment, says Mi...
21:44, 2019-09-01

BA to offset domestic flight emissions from next year Announcement comes as parent company commits to net-zero carbon flying by 2050 British Airways will offset all domestic flight emissions from next ye...
02:00, 2019-10-10

Hydrogen is key for meeting emissions targets, says Hyundai Korean firm says zero emissions by 2050 can't be achieved without hydrogen-fuelled cars such as its new Nexo Hydrogen powertrain technology will be v...
11:44, 2019-10-31

The Autocar guide to WLTP emissions testing New lab tests aim to better represent real-world driving Fuel economy and emissions testing isn’t a glamorous subject, but understanding the new s...
12:50, 2019-05-01

US probes BMW, Volkswagen over California emissions deal Two German automakers have been targeted by an antitrust probe for making a deal to meet tougher emissions standards. Critics have called the probe a...
21:28, 2019-09-06

How well has China’s ultra low-emissions policy worked? In 2014, China introduced an ambitious policy to rapidly reduce air pollution from coal-fired power stations. How well did that work? A paper publish...
18:04, 2019-10-14

Climate change: Big lifestyle changes 'needed to cut emissions' Reaching Net Zero emissions will be a huge challenge, says UK's outgoing chief environment scientist....
09:44, 2019-08-29

Electric cars won't shrink emissions enough - we must cut travel too Until now, the focus has been on moving to greener means of transport, but some people are proposing that we need to cut back on travelling and stay ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

The Guardian view on net zero emissions: better late than never | Editorial Announcing a target to cut greenhouse gases by at least 100% below 1990 levels in 2050 is a necessary step to tackle the climate emergency. But it wo...
19:32, 2019-06-12

‘This report will change your life’: what zero emissions means for UK Committee on Climate Change sets out how UK can reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050“Make no mistake, this report will change your life,” says Pro...
01:28, 2019-05-02

Daily on Energy: Biden looks to farmland to cut emissions 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, 2019-07-17

CO2 emissions gap: UN report warns of 'collective failure to act' Unless global greenhouse gas emissions fall by 7.6 per cent each year, the world will fail to meet the 1.5°C temperature goal of the Paris Agreement,...
09:20, 2019-11-26

Emissions need to be halved to avoid 3C warming: scientists Emissions need to be halved by 2030 to limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius but temperatures are on track to reach double that by the end of the cent...
11:48, 2019-06-19

Britain is G7's biggest net importer of CO2 emissions per capita, says ONS UK produced emissions have been falling but rising imports from abroad leave increasing carbon footprintBritain has contributed to the global climate...
17:48, 2019-10-21

ULEZ: How does London's new emissions zone compare? New restrictions on drivers come into force in central London today, so how do these compare with the rest of the world?...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Judge reinstates Madrid's low emissions zone New rightwing council fails to reverse policy of former mayor Manuela CarmenaBarely a week after Madrid’s rightwing council began rolling back the ci...
14:24, 2019-07-08

EPA, DOT say California actions on auto emissions appear to be 'unlawful' The top lawyers at the Environmental Protection Agency and Transportation Department told the California Air Resources Board Friday that the state's ...
18:32, 2019-09-06

Going fully organic would raise greenhouse gas emissions Food yields would nearly halve if all farms in England and Wales went organic, meaning more land would have to be turned over to agriculture elsewher...
17:24, 2019-10-22

Aerosol emissions may not cool the planet as much as we thought Enlarge / Taken on August 2, 2018, by an astronaut on the International Space Station, this image shows a pyrocumulus cloud rising from the Ferguson ...
00:48, 2019-08-02

Climate change: Zero emissions law should be PM's legacy, scientists say Climate scientists ask Theresa May to make her "legacy" a target to cut greenhouse gases to zero....
01:28, 2019-05-31

Britain now G7's biggest net importer of CO2 emissions per capita, says ONS Fall in UK-produced emissions has been offset by those from increase in imported productsBritain has contributed to the global climate emergency by o...
18:40, 2019-10-21

Sea levels set to keep rising for centuries even if emissions targets met Generations yet unborn will face rising oceans and coastal inundations into the 2300s even if governments meet climate commitments, researchers findS...
11:24, 2019-11-06

Scientists set out how to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 Strong civil society movements are needed to ramp up pace of change, says studyGreenhouse gas emissions could be halved in the next decade if a small...
01:56, 2019-09-19

Japan's 2017/18 CO2 emissions drop to 8-year low Japan's greenhouse gas emissions dropped 1.2 percent to an eight-year low in the financial year ended March 31, 2018, government figures showed on Tu...
05:00, 2019-04-16

Enel pledges to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 70% to 2030 Italy's biggest utility Enel aims to cut its direct greenhouse gas emissions by 70% to 2030 as a step towards its 2050 full decarbonisation target....
13:40, 2019-09-18

Climate: 100% organic farming would boost emissions Going fully organic in England and Wales would require more imports of food and increase carbon output....
18:56, 2019-10-22

In Israel on Yom Kippur, low emissions on high holiday As Israel's highways and city centres fell silent on Yom Kippur, environmentalists hailed the holiest day of the Jewish calendar as providing a brief...
15:32, 2019-10-09

Real-world MPG and emissions testing: What is it and how does it work? Tips & advice 15 Oct, 2019 WLTP and RDE tests measuring car MPG and emissions have replaced the older, less accurate systems used before...
15:12, 2019-10-15

Aviation's flight towards low emissions only fuels the crisis As aviation hurtles towards electric planes, a zero-emission plane looks far offAs a report claims that airlines are struggling to control their cont...
22:48, 2019-09-19

UK costs to cut greenhouse emissions 40% higher than thought: FT Britain's government has estimated that the cost of eliminating greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 could be 40% higher than one given by official clima...
15:12, 2019-06-06

Senior EPA official overseeing emissions stepping down Bill Wehrum, the top U.S. Environmental Protection Agency official who has been in charge of revising power plant regulations and revamping vehicle e...
17:12, 2019-06-26

Senior U.S. EPA official overseeing emissions stepping down Bill Wehrum, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency official in charge of revising power plant regulations and revamping vehicle emission standards...
17:44, 2019-06-26

Airlines' CO2 emissions rising up to 70% faster than predicted Carbon dioxide emitted by commercial flights rose by 32% from 2013 to 2018, study shows Worldwide CO2 emissions from commercial flights are rising up...
19:36, 2019-09-19

‘We need to do more’: Trudeau on Greta Thunberg and new emissions promise In his first sit-down interview since images of him in racist makeup emerged last week, Trudeau faced a question on whether Swedish activist Greta Th...
04:00, 2019-09-25

Madrid Ends a Low-Emissions Zone After Just 7 Months Drivers will no longer face fines for entering a designated downtown area, a reversal that many attribute to an increasingly polarized political envi...
13:12, 2019-07-01

Zalando to push 'sustainable' fashion, cut emissions Zalando , Europe's biggest online-only fashion retailer, announced plans on Wednesday to cut its emissions of carbon dioxide, eliminate single-use pl...
12:04, 2019-10-30

Finland pledges to become carbon neutral by 2035 New leftist government sets ambitious target as it plans major rise in public spendingFinland’s new left-leaning coalition government has pledged to ...
15:12, 2019-06-04

Spain proposes EU carbon tax on energy imports Spain's acting government has called on the European Union to assess a potential carbon tax on power imports to protect the bloc's interests and help...
16:16, 2019-05-27

Could fracking with carbon dioxide instead of water be greener? Using CO2 to fracture rocks for oil and gas is being touted as a more environmentally friendly approach to fracking, but it may not be greener overal...
17:28, 2019-05-30

Amazon Pledges to Be Carbon Neutral by 2040 To help meet its goal, Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s chief executive, said the company was ordering 100,000 electric delivery trucks....
16:44, 2019-09-19

Amazon vows to being carbon neutral by 2040; will buy 100,000 EVs Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos on Thursday committed the online retailer to being carbon neutral by 2040 and said it would order 1...
17:56, 2019-09-19

Asthma carbon footprint 'as big as eating meat' Seven in every 10 inhalers prescribed in England contain propellants harmful to the environment, researchers say....
01:56, 2019-10-30

People like the idea of a carbon tax - if the money is put to good use Survey of people in the US suggests the public will support carbon taxes high enough to produce big emissions cuts - if they approve of how the reven...
20:56, 2019-09-18

France persuades Germany to consider EU carbon border tax France has convinced Germany to look into a European carbon border tax to protect companies investing in green technology from emission-intensive com...
18:28, 2019-09-19

6 Brazilian tourists die of carbon monoxide in Chile SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean authorities say six Brazilian tourists died of carbon monoxide poisoning while staying in an old apartment in central ...
01:56, 2019-05-23

Labour would make all new homes zero carbon by 2022 Jeremy Corbyn to say new standard for housebuilders is part of the real change he is promising the countryLabour would introduce tough new standards ...
00:00, 2019-11-02

Scotland restores its peatlands to keep carbon in the ground Often overlooked as critical carbon sinks, peatlands store at least twice as much carbon as forests. After years of degredation, Scotland has increas...
09:52, 2019-10-31

Daily on Energy: How the US could get caught up in a ‘carbon trade war’ Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
19:20, 2019-09-10

Pantry ingredients can help grow carbon nanotubes Baking soda, table salt, and detergent are surprisingly effective ingredients for cooking up carbon nanotubes, researchers at MIT have found. In a...
06:44, 2019-05-29

Gaming in the US emits as much carbon dioxide as all of Sri Lanka Energy use from gaming in the US produces carbon emissions on a par with Sri Lanka’s total annual carbon footprint...
19:16, 2019-11-12

German government warming toward carbon tax: paper Germany looks set to introduce an economy-wide system of carbon emissions pricing after senior officials from both parties of Berlin's governing coal...
14:40, 2019-04-28

Here’s how much global carbon emission increased this year Enlarge / Bar graph of climate data. (credit: Global Carbon Project) Large oceangoing ships turn very slowly, which can be frustrating to someone acc...
00:00, 2019-12-06

Carbon monoxide seen as potential cause of 4 deaths in home DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say carbon monoxide may have caused the deaths of four family members at a home in central Ohio. Officials in Genoa...
15:56, 2019-05-03

The 2020 BMW M2 CS Sends Out The 2 Series With A Lot Of Carbon Fiber Perhaps your opinion of the BMW 2 Series range has declined somewhat with the introduction of the new Ford Focus—I mean 2 Series Gran Coupe. Understa...
00:04, 2019-11-05

Germany gambles on green with carbon cap plan The German government is set to present a new climate-change policy on Friday that will likely include a carbon-pricing initiative to cap the use of ...
15:56, 2019-09-18

Formula 1 targets ‘net-zero carbon’ status by 2030 Sustainability programme launched by F1 bosses with ambitious targets set Formula 1 has pledged to work towards a “net-zero carbon footprint” by 2030...
12:24, 2019-11-12

Investors get lost in Big Oil's carbon accounting maze Wide variations in the way oil companies report their efforts to reduce carbon emissions make it difficult to assess the risk of holding their shares...
08:56, 2019-10-09

MIT engineers develop a new way to remove carbon dioxide from air A new way of removing carbon dioxide from a stream of air could provide a significant tool in the battle against climate change. The new system can w...
06:12, 2019-10-25

We've totted up all Earth's carbon - and 99 per cent is underground An epic project has worked out how much carbon there is on Earth. The answer is 1.85 billion billion tonnes – and most of it is underground...
16:16, 2019-10-01

Daily on Energy: Carbon tax and dividend under spotlight Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:56, 2019-11-07

Exxon to partner with carbon capture firm Exxon Mobil Corp on Thursday said it would partner with Global Thermostat to try to bring carbon capture technology to industrial scale....
16:00, 2019-06-27

Carbon pricing inevitable for Austria: Verbund CEO Austria will have to adopt a carbon pricing system along the lines of what Germany has proposed, the chief executive of state-controlled utility Verb...
14:12, 2019-10-15

Reality check: Do carbon offsets work? Paying a $20 carbon offset for your flight might make you feel less guilty, but it doesn't always help fight climate change, experts say....
17:48, 2019-07-23

German environment minister proposes carbon tax Svenja Schulze has said such a plan is important for sinking carbon emissions, yet other measures are needed. She claims the plan would not unduly bu...
21:04, 2019-07-05

Formula 1 targets 'net-zero carbon' status by 2030 Sustainability programme launched by F1 bosses with ambitious targets set Formula 1 has pledged to work towards a “net-zero carbon footprint” by 2030...
16:28, 2019-11-12

Liberal minority gives carbon tax a chance to continue Results from Monday's federal election parties that promised to get Canada's emissions in line with the demands of international scientists getting a...
16:32, 2019-10-22

A pro-growth carbon tax could lower the payroll tax rate The demand for climate change action is growing, prompting many conservatives to look for policies to address climate change while holding true to th...
06:48, 2019-08-03

Planning to carbon offset your flight? You should read this first Carbon offsetting seems like an easy solution to climate guilt, but not all offsetting schemes are created equal...
18:04, 2019-07-17

Carbon calculator: find out how much CO2 your flight will emit The Guardian’s carbon calculator works out the emissions on flights from the world’s 100 busiest airports, as well as from selected UK airportsThe av...
14:16, 2019-07-31

UK climate report: What your life could be like in a low-carbon future An ambitious plan to cut the UK's greenhouse gas emissions will see the country completely transform many aspects of daily life. Here's what it will ...
02:00, 2019-05-02

2 provincial courts sided with Trudeau’s carbon tax — what happens next? Saskatchewan and Ontario courts have both ruled that the federal government's carbon tax is within reason....
20:56, 2019-06-28

Formula One aims for zero carbon footprint by 2030 Formula One set out its first ever sustainability plan on Tuesday with the aim of achieving a net zero-carbon footprint for the sport by 2030....
01:44, 2019-11-12

16-bit RISC-V processor made with carbon nanotubes The RV16X-NANO. (credit: MIT) Our ability to continuously shrink the features of our silicon-based processors appears to be a thing of the past, wh...
21:24, 2019-08-28

How to make the world affordably carbon-free If the world is to quit coal and gas for renewable energy sources, they have to be reliable and affordable. Is that realistic? Researchers have crunc...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Why carbon offsetting is not the panacea Harry and Meghan might think it is Elton John claimed the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s private jet use was ‘carbon neutral’. The reality is more complicatedElton John has attacked the ...
18:32, 2019-08-20

‘Perhaps the most important isotope’: how carbon-14 revolutionised science The discovery that carbon atoms act as a marker of time of death transformed everything from biochemistry to oceanography – but the breakthrough near...
18:40, 2019-08-10

Climate change: New Zealand passes 'zero carbon' law New Zealand has passed a law that aims to make the country almost carbon neutral by 2050. Farmers, who bring in a large portion of foreign income, wi...
10:40, 2019-11-07

Companies plan net zero emissions industrial zone in UK by 2040 Three energy firms announced plans on Tuesday to develop the world's first net zero emissions industrial zone in the north east of England by 2040, a...
01:36, 2019-11-05

Genetically modified cows could cut methane emissions by 50 percent Scientists discovered that methane-producing microbes in cow stomachs are actually inherited -- and think that selective breeding of cows that produc...
22:04, 2019-07-05

Greenhouse emissions hit new record, could bring 'destructive' effects: U.N. Greenhouse gas emissions surged to a record level last year and world temperatures could rise more than twice the globally agreed warming limit if no...
11:16, 2019-11-26

Frequent flyers could face extra tax under plans to cut emissions Ministers offered a range of options to keep UK on track to hit carbon reduction targetsFlying will have to become more expensive, especially for fre...
07:48, 2019-09-24

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Need to Fall Over 7% Each Year. We Must Stop Procrastinating We are doing nowhere near enough to limit climate change. Greenhouse gas emissions are rising when they should be falling. Countries need to urgently...
11:08, 2019-12-04

A small YouTube design change could drastically cut its CO2 emissions A simple tweak to YouTube could reduce its annual carbon footprint by an amount equivalent to the footprint of 30,000 UK homes...
13:20, 2019-05-07

Road transport emissions up since 1990 despite efficiency drive ONS says rise is the result of growing traffic as campaigners say car use must be curbedBritain’s greenhouse gas emissions from road transport have c...
20:48, 2019-09-16

California, 22 other states sue U.S. over Trump auto emissions rules A group of 23 states on Friday sued to undo the Trump administration's determination that federal law bars California from setting stiff tailpipe emi...
19:04, 2019-09-20

Theresa May’s net-zero emissions target is a lot less impressive than it looks | Caroline Lucas The government’s pledges on climate change are too little, too late. What really matters is actionTheresa May is doing her best to grab some good hea...
18:48, 2019-06-12

New approach suggests path to emissions-free cement It’s well known that the production of cement — the world’s leading construction material — is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, accounting...
21:08, 2019-09-16

UK launches £315m new tech fund to help industry cut emissions Government hopes scheme will help save £1bn a year on industrial energy billsThe government has launched a £300m hunt to find new technologies that c...
16:20, 2019-11-05

Madrid’s new rightwing council suspends low-emissions zone Protests planned as People’s party rolls back key policy of Spanish capital’s former mayorMadrid’s new rightwing city council has begun rolling back ...
13:00, 2019-06-18

US says Trump coal moves hasten but don’t increase emissions BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Federal officials say the Trump administration’s decision to lift a moratorium on coal sales from public lands could has...
00:08, 2019-05-23

Netherlands plans lower speed limit to cut emissions The daytime speed limit on Dutch highways is to be cut to 100km/h (62mph), according to reports in the Dutch media. The government hopes this will he...
07:20, 2019-11-13

Emissions and microplastics: How food waste hurts the environment Throwing away food that could still be eaten isn't just a waste of money, it also costs precious resources, hurts the climate, threatens biodiversity...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Scientists show how to make airplane emissions less harmful MIT scientists are putting wind beneath policy makers' wings, suggesting ways to modify airplane emissions, which worsen air quality and contribute t...
09:16, 2019-12-05

Nine EU countries call for a European aviation tax to curb emissions Nine European Union states have called on the bloc's incoming Commission to introduce a EU-wide tax on aviation, in order to charge a polluting indus...
17:24, 2019-11-07

U.S. opens criminal probe into Ford emissions certification Ford Motor Co said on Friday the U.S. Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation into the automaker's emissions certification process in ...
15:44, 2019-04-26

Climate change: Emissions edge up despite drop in coal Emissions of CO2 have risen in 2019, say researchers, as oil and gas use continues to grow....
08:12, 2019-12-04

China CO2 emissions from energy sector still on rise - researchers China's emissions of the climate-warming greenhouse gas carbon dioxide from its energy sector are expected to increase this year and next, driven by ...
08:36, 2019-11-14

SEC defends pace of Volkswagen suit after emissions scandal The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday defended the pace of its investigation into Volkswagen AG after a judge had asked why th...
04:40, 2019-07-09

Greenhouse emissions hit new record, could bring 'destructive' effects: U.N Greenhouse gas emissions surged to a record level last year and world temperatures could rise by more than twice the globally agreed warming limit if...
11:40, 2019-11-26

If California loses its war over auto emissions, where does that leave Canada? The U.S. president's move could increase uncertainty for Canada's auto industry, according to experts....
23:20, 2019-09-20

DoJ opens probe into Ford's emissions certification process Ford Motor Co said on Friday the U.S. Department of Justice had opened a criminal investigation into the automaker's emissions certification process ...
14:56, 2019-04-26

NYC pension leader targets three utilities over emissions plans New York City's top pension official has called on three major U.S. utilities to name independent board chairs, pressuring them to "decarbonize" thei...
13:24, 2019-11-20

Shell urges collaboration with other industries to tackle emissions Royal Dutch Shell's chief executive took aim beyond the energy sector to call on leaders of other industries including aviation, shipping and steel t...
14:20, 2019-10-09

Nine EU countries call for European aviation tax to curb emissions Nine European Union states have called on the bloc's incoming executive Commission to introduce an EU-wide tax on aviation so as to charge a pollutin...
18:40, 2019-11-07

U.S. SEC defends pace of Volkswagen suit after emissions scandal The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday defended the pace of its investigation into Volkswagen AG after a judge had asked why th...
02:04, 2019-07-09

Mercedes-Benz facing €1bn fine over emissions software German media reports 280,000 diesel-powered E- and C-Class models feature emissions-cheating technology Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler is fac...
16:36, 2019-08-12

How the U.S. Military Creates More Greenhouse Gas Emissions Than Entire Countries The American military is concerned about climate change but remains one of the biggest greenhouse gar emitters on the planet....
12:16, 2019-09-13

London ULEZ: the Ultra Low Emissions Zone explained News 30 Apr, 2019 The £12.50 daily ULEZ charge comes into force today. Here are the facts about the charge, the zone map and the cars a...
11:56, 2019-05-02

World's top 20 players caused 505 tonnes of CO2 emissions: study Air travel by the top 20 footballers nominated for the 2019 Ballon d'Or was responsible for producing 505 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions th...
16:28, 2019-11-26

U.S. moving to block California vehicle emissions rules Two U.S. agencies are preparing to submit for final White House regulatory review a plan to revoke California's authority to set its own vehicle gree...
21:32, 2019-09-05

Labour to launch review of City's progress on emissions John McDonnell says review will focus on firms’ readiness to cut emissions and opportunities for greener investmentLabour is to examine the readiness...
15:24, 2019-06-24

IMO, Norway launch project to help shipping sector cut emissions The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has launched a joint project with Norway to help the shipping industry cut emissions by at least 50 per...
19:56, 2019-05-13

Senior EPA official overseeing emissions rules resigns Bill Wehrum, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency official in charge of revising power plant regulations and revamping vehicle emission standards...
18:52, 2019-06-26

The Trump Administration Just Loosened Methane Emissions Rules. Here’s What To Know On Thursday, the Environmental Protection Agency announced plans to loosen regulations on methane, a potent greenhouse gas known to propel climate ch...
04:08, 2019-08-30

California, Canada sidestep Trump, ink deal on emissions DETROIT (AP) — California picked up an important partner its dispute with the Trump administration over vehicle emissions and fuel economy by announc...
21:48, 2019-06-26

Labour persuaded to soften pledge of net zero emissions by 2030 Unions say firm commitment, rather than significant progress, could threaten jobsLatest election news – live updatesLabour has softened its pledge to...
17:08, 2019-11-18

Global emissions and Labour’s green plans | Letters Ordinary citizens must be informed of the dramatic lifestyle changes and costs they face, says Geoffrey Hammond, and Tim Walker focuses on the area o...
19:36, 2019-10-28

All Access: As a human race, cutting emissions is something we need to be focusing on "Alexander Sims, the BMW i Andretti Motorsport drive, explains why we need to be focusing more on improving electric cars for the future."...
11:32, 2019-06-27

German class action lawsuit over VW emissions begins Four years after Volkswagen's Dieselgate scandal broke, more than 400,000 Germans are part of fresh legal action against the carmaker. But some lawye...
15:16, 2019-09-30

German ministry says airlines should pay fair price for CO2 emissions The German government wants to ensure that airlines pay a fair price for the carbon emissions for which their industry is responsible, an environment...
15:28, 2019-08-30

Chevron faces possible fines for Gorgon LNG's emissions in Australia Chevron Corp might have to pay penalties for carbon emissions from its huge Gorgon LNG plant off Western Australia after running into delays starting...
10:56, 2019-09-26

Environmental groups sue over Trump auto emissions move Nine U.S. environmental groups sued the U.S. Transportation Department on Friday over its effort to bar California from setting tailpipe emissions an...
19:40, 2019-09-27

Australia's greenhouse gas emissions climb on rising LNG output Australia's greenhouse gas emissions rose in the year through March largely due to increased liquefied natural gas output, the government said on Fri...
06:48, 2019-08-30

If Wexit were to happen, Alberta would top in greenhouse gas emissions per capita Globally, he said there is a "clear trend towards transitioning to a low carbon economy," which could spell trouble for the would-be country....
20:08, 2019-11-08

China is on track to beat its peak-emissions pledge Enlarge (credit: Dan Lundberg / Flickr) In the past 20 years, China has become a key player for global greenhouse gas emissions. Due to its large p...
21:24, 2019-07-30

SAS to end inflight duty-free sales to cut weight, emissions Scandinavian airline SAS will stop selling duty-free goods on board its flights to save fuel and inch closer to its goal of cutting emissions by at l...
16:40, 2019-06-04

Prosecutors charge former Audi boss in emissions scandal FRANKFURT, Germany — German prosecutors have charged the former head of Audi, Volkswagen’s luxury division, with fraud in connection with sales...
09:52, 2019-07-31

Make smartphones last longer to cut emissions in EU: activists' report Extending the lifespan of smartphones by just one year would significantly reduce carbon emissions in the European Union, a report from environmental...
15:56, 2019-09-18

U.S. environmental groups sue over Trump auto emissions move Nine U.S. environmental groups sued the U.S. Transportation Department on Friday over its effort to bar California from setting tailpipe emissions an...
21:56, 2019-09-27

Four automakers, California strike compromise on vehicle emissions Ford Motor Co, BMW AG, Volkswagen AG and Honda Motor Co said on Thursday they have reached a voluntary agreement with the state of California to ado...
14:56, 2019-07-25

EasyJet seeks to 'do the right thing' offsetting emissions, critics say fly less EasyJet's pledge to offset its carbon emissions isn't the end of its efforts to clean up its act, the budget airline's chief executive said, adding i...
17:12, 2019-11-19

Madrid set to become first European city to scrap low-emissions zone Region’s likely new president Isabel Díaz Ayuso believes congestion is part of city’s cultural identityMadrid is set to become the first European cit...
13:56, 2019-05-31

Dutch CO2 emissions fall in 2018, still far from 2020 goal Dutch greenhouse gas emissions in 2018 fell by 2.2 percent to 189.5 billion kg of carbon dioxide and equivalents helped by lower emissions by power c...
09:20, 2019-05-09

BHP to invest $400 million to curb climate-changing emissions The world's biggest listed miner BHP said on Tuesday it would invest $400 million over five years to reduce emissions from its own operations and f...
11:28, 2019-07-23

NSW to try to stop mine projects being blocked because of their overseas emissions State government wants to prevent the regulation of scope 3 greenhouse gas emissions in mining approvalsThe New South Wales government has announced ...
09:44, 2019-10-22

Moose Jaw refinery using provincial incentive to curb emissions Gibson Energy says without a $20 million upgrade its increased production would have increased emissions by 20 to 25 per cent....
14:04, 2019-08-02

Chevron aims to cut intensity of greenhouse gas emissions from production Chevron Corp aims to reduce the intensity of greenhouse gas emissions from its oil production by 5% to 10% over a seven-year period ending 2023 as pa...
20:52, 2019-10-03

Nissan refuses government request on Qashqai emissions Manufacturer told DVSA it would not retrofit polluting vehicles, despite other firms agreeing to modificationsNissan’s decision to ignore a governmen...
17:24, 2019-07-23

BHP makes $400 million climate-change emissions pledge Leading resources company BHP will invest $400 million over five years to reduce emissions, it said on Tuesday, becoming the first miner to pledge t...
18:52, 2019-07-23

UN agency meets to tackle pollution and emissions by ships International Maritime Organization aims to halve global emissions by 2050This week is the 74th meeting of the marine environmental protection commit...
08:40, 2019-05-14

DVSA slams “unacceptable” Nissan Qashqai emissions News 23 Jul, 2019 On-road tests find the Nissan Qashqai emits 17 times more NOx than lab limits; DVSA criticises brand’s decision not t...
13:40, 2019-07-23

Electric taxis — a welcome drop in Nairobi's pool of emissions An electric taxi can travel 150 kilometers on full charge. As the Kenyan capital struggles with air pollution, electric taxis are seen not just as an...
20:32, 2019-08-24

Thousands to march against Madrid low-emissions zone U-turn From July, council will not fine people for taking more polluting cars into centreSpain’s acting environment minister has warned Madrid’s new city co...
12:24, 2019-06-28

Explainer: If emissions keep on rising, what happens to oceans, glaciers and ice caps? The United Nations-backed Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change published a report on Wednesday investigating what is likely to happen to oceans,...
11:48, 2019-09-25

Air France to offset emissions from domestic flights by 2020 The chief executive of Air France said the French airline will invest “several million euros” in projects such as planting trees to soak up CO2 emitt...
19:52, 2019-10-01

Scotland faces climate 'apocalypse' without action to cut emissions Natural heritage chief warns of flooded and deserted towns, dead forests and polluted riversThe head of Scotland’s nature conservation agency has war...
12:44, 2019-05-31

Low-carbon energy makes majority of UK electricity for first time Rapid rise in renewables combined with nuclear generated 53% in 2018Low-carbon energy was used to generate more than half of the electricity used in ...
15:52, 2019-07-25

1 dead, 4 sickened after possible carbon monoxide poisoning in Brooklyn One person died and four others were sickened by suspected carbon monoxide poisoning Saturday morning in Brooklyn, authorities said. The five people ...
15:56, 2019-08-03

Ottawa approves Alberta’s carbon tax on big industrial emitters The Trudeau government is giving the Alberta government a passing grade for its industrial carbon tax....
17:04, 2019-12-06

A 400-Year-Old ‘Carbon Colossus’ Heralds Hope for Amazonia At a staggering 88 meters tall, a 400-year-old tree found in the Brazilian Amazon has been declared the region’s largest tree. Researchers are now tr...
15:16, 2019-09-20

NHL to purchase carbon offsets to counter playoff air travel The National Hockey League said on Monday it would purchase carbon credits to offset airline emissions of heat-trapping greenhouse gases during the S...
23:24, 2019-04-22

Is carbon neutrality the silver bullet fashion has been hoping for? The industry’s carbon footprint is under increasing scrutiny, but critics argue that offsetting lessens guilt rather than reducing harmTiny clutch ba...
20:08, 2019-11-12