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The new energy order: Is it the end of the oil age?

Sep 17, 2020 | From the rest of the world
il fuelled the 20th century—its cars, its wars, its economy and its geopolitics. Now the world is in the midst of an energy shock that is speeding u ...

Bill Gates: “COVID-19 is awful – Climate change could be worse”

Aug 04, 2020 | Climate change
COVID-19 is awful. Climate change could be worse. A global crisis has shocked the world. It is causing a tragic number of deaths, making people afrai ...

“Covid-19 is a wake-up call’: Ghana to develop national plan for climate adaptation

Jul 02, 2020 | From the rest of the world
The Government of Ghana has launched the process to develop a National Adaptation Plan (NAP) in efforts to build nationwide resilience to climate chan ...

Record warming at the South Pole during the past three decade

Jun 29, 2020 | From the rest of the world
Over the last three decades, the South Pole has experienced a record-high statistically significant warming of 0.61 ± 0.34 °C per decade, more ...

Why we explored two starkly different futures for the Earth in 50 years

Mar 25, 2020 | From the rest of the world
THE SAYING IS so well known that most of us can finish the sentence: Those who cannot remember the past … … are condemned to repeat it. It ...

UK designers launch freestanding curved panel

Feb 04, 2020 | From the rest of the world
Product development company the Cambridge Design Partnership, working with compatriot solar business Solivus, has developed a curved solar module feat ...

Greta Thunberg – Time 2019 Person of the year

Dec 11, 2019 | From the rest of the world
Greta Thunberg sits in silence in the cabin of the boat that will take her across the Atlantic Ocean. Inside, there’s a cow skull hanging on the w ...

How trees could help to save the climate

Jul 04, 2019 | From the rest of the world
Around 0.9 billion hectares of land worldwide would be suitable for reforestation, which could ultimately capture two thirds of human-​made carbon e ...

WWF, it’s Europe’s overshoot day: from today we are indebted to the planet

May 10, 2019 | From the rest of the world
Wackernagel: «We are using future resources to manage today’s economy. The European elections offer us the opportunity to choose a different path, ...

From the big banks 1,900 billion dollars to fossil sources

Apr 10, 2019 | From the rest of the world
Despite the Paris Agreement, the 33 largest banks in the world continue to finance coal, oil and gas. Unicredit is among the Italians. ...