Greenhouse gas emissions

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Eight years, 20 policies: how Australia’s leaders have fumbled and dithered on climate
How did we get here? And how much has actually changed? Before we look forward to 2050, let’s take a look back …

Amy Remeikis

16, Oct, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Boris Johnson’s climate credibility at stake in run-up to Cop26 summit
Campaigners fear net zero strategy is being hamstrung by Rishi Sunak, who refuses to provide adequate funding

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

16, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘Ecological civilisation’: an empty slogan or will China act on the environment?
Xi Jinping’s vision for a greener future was showcased at the UN biodiversity summit in Kunming this week, but what does it mean for China and the world?

Patrick Greenfield and Vincent Ni

16, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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UK public warms to road pricing as fuel duty replacement considered
Almost four in 10 back road pricing to replace fuel duty and other taxes as people switch to electric cars

Gwyn Topham

15, Oct, 2021 @12:28 PM

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Queen ‘irritated’ by world leaders talking not doing on climate crisis
Overheard comment suggests anger at possible no-shows at Cop26 by leaders of countries with worst CO2 emissions

Nadeem Badshah

14, Oct, 2021 @10:55 PM

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UN chief urges airlines and shipping firms to do more to cut emissions
António Guterres says current efforts are more consistent with global heating ‘way above 3C’

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

14, Oct, 2021 @3:38 PM

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The five biggest threats to our natural world … and how we can stop them
From destructive land use to invasive species, scientists have identified the main drivers of biodiversity loss – so that countries can collectively act to tackle them

Patrick Greenfield and Phoebe Weston

14, Oct, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Federal funding for Australian farmers could be open to environmental challenge, experts warn
Amid call for land-clearing law reparation, lawyers say global agreements may not always permit such assistance

Gabrielle Chan

14, Oct, 2021 @2:16 AM

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UK, US, China: how the world’s carbon ‘centre of gravity’ moved over 200 years
The geographic centre of the world’s carbon emissions used to sit atop the UK. Now it sits squarely over China

Niko Kommenda, Niels de Hoog and Ashley Kirk

13, Oct, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Carbon emissions ‘will drop just 40% by 2050 with countries’ current pledges’
International Energy Agency says $4tn investment needed over decade to reach net zero target

Rob Davies

13, Oct, 2021 @4:00 AM

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News Corp and business council backflips on climate don’t mean mission accomplished, Labor warns
Chris Bowen warns battle for emissions reduction is not yet over, and says Coalition has ‘one last chance’ on new roadmap

Daniel Hurst and Katharine Murphy

13, Oct, 2021 @3:57 AM

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Cop26: Ed Miliband urges UK PM to ‘get off the sun lounger and start being a statesman’
Shadow business secretary hits out at Boris Johnson and says Britain is stalling on climate pledges

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

12, Oct, 2021 @9:30 PM

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