Environment

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Climate impacts have worsened vast range of human diseases
More than half of human diseases caused by pathogens have been aggravated by hazards associated with climate change, study finds

Oliver Milman

08, Aug, 2022 @6:28 PM

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Burst water main in north London causes anger amid drought crisis
Roads closed in borough of Islington as video shows streets under more than a metre of water

Matthew Weaver

08, Aug, 2022 @3:03 PM

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‘The new normal’: how Europe is being hit by a climate-driven drought crisis
Water shortages across the continent, from France through Italy, Spain and beyond, are creating a critical situation

Jon Henley and Guardian correspondents

08, Aug, 2022 @2:48 PM

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ScottishPower to build £150m green hydrogen plant at Port of Felixstowe
Exclusive: plant at Suffolk port is slated to produce 100megawatts of power from 2026

Alex Lawson Energy corrrespondent

08, Aug, 2022 @1:10 PM

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Ban bonuses for water firm bosses until they fix leaky pipes, say Lib Dems
England’s water and sewage chiefs awarded themselves £27m amid leakages of 2.4bn litres a day

Helena Horton Environment reporter

08, Aug, 2022 @11:35 AM

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Weather tracker: no relief as heatwaves continue in parts of Europe and China
Meanwhile heavy rainfall predicted to far exceed annual averages in South and North Korea

Alice Fowle (Metdesk)

08, Aug, 2022 @8:04 AM

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Discovered in the deep: meet Casper the ghostly octopus
First spotted in Hawaii in 2016 more than two miles beneath the surface, scientists are slowly learning the cephalopod’s secrets

Helen Scales

08, Aug, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Country diary: The garden is alive with insects, despite the heatwave
Allendale, Northumberland: It’s taken a lot of careful planning, but our corner of this sunny valley is teeming with bees, beetles and butterflies

Susie White

08, Aug, 2022 @4:30 AM

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Climate bill could slash US emissions by 40% after historic Senate vote
Inflation Reduction Act could put US within striking distance of Biden’s goal of halving emissions by 2030, analysis suggests

Oliver Milman

07, Aug, 2022 @7:29 PM

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Facts must rise above the gas if Australia is to deal with the climate crisis | Adam Morton
In a political system long captured by fossil fuel interests, there is a disconnect between the arguments and the evidence

Adam Morton

07, Aug, 2022 @5:30 PM

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‘What else can we do?’: trespassers demand right to roam minister’s 12,000-acre estate
Campaigners visit Berkshire estate belonging to Richard Benyon, minister in charge of access to nature

Helena Horton

07, Aug, 2022 @5:08 PM

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Low-traffic schemes are driving congestion and pollution | Letters
Letters: Hilary Walker, Simon Jones and Lois Keith on how low-traffic neighbourhoods are blighting the lives of many residents. Plus a letter from Alun Gordon on how LTNs have helped his east London community

Letters

07, Aug, 2022 @3:56 PM

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