Paris climate agreement

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High greenhouse gas emitters should pay for carbon they produce, says IMF
Companies should be subject to globally agreed carbon floor price to reach Paris climate goals

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

18, Jun, 2021 @6:55 PM

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Rich countries urged to come up with detailed plans to cut emissions
Laurence Tubiana, a key player in 2015 Paris summit, says UK and others must explain how they will achieve climate goals

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

14, Jun, 2021 @4:53 PM

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Climate crisis to shrink G7 economies twice as much as Covid-19, says research
G7 countries will lose $5tn a year by 2050 if temperatures rise by 2.6C

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

07, Jun, 2021 @6:00 AM

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The media is still mostly failing to convey the urgency of the climate crisis | Mark Hertsgaard and Kyle Pope
We asked the world’s press to commit to treating climate change as the emergency that scientists say it is. Their response was dispiriting

Mark Hertsgaard and Kyle Pope

03, Jun, 2021 @10:25 AM

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UK investors urge G7 to force firms to reveal their climate change exposure
Investment Association also called on most developed economies to help firms meet Paris Agreement climate goals

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

31, May, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Richest nations agree to end support for coal production overseas
G7 countries reaffirm commitment to limit global heating to 1.5C after nearly two days of wrangling

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

21, May, 2021 @3:17 PM

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Australia urged to drop coal and gas plans after global energy agency’s warning
International Energy Agency report says countries like Australia need a no-emissions electricity grid within 14 years to reach net zero by 2050

Adam Morton Environment editor

18, May, 2021 @5:30 PM

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Third of global food production at risk from climate crisis
Food-growing areas will see drastic changes to rainfall and temperatures if global heating continues at current rate

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

14, May, 2021 @4:28 PM

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UK banks’ support for coal industry has risen since 2015 Paris climate pact
Lenders including Barclays and HSBC provided services and loans worth £21.9bn in 2019

Jasper Jolly and Kalyeena Makortoff

03, May, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Redirect harmful subsidies to benefit the planet, UN urges governments
Head of the Kunming biodiversity summit asks nations to review destructive support for fishing, agriculture and other industries

Patrick Greenfield

02, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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UK students sue government over human rights impact of climate crisis
Three claimants in their 20s say their rights to life have been breached because of inadequate roadmap to solve emergency

Isabella Kaminski

30, Apr, 2021 @9:54 AM

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Global alliance for phasing out coal not fit for purpose, says NGO
Powering Past Coal Alliance accused of failing to follow up on pledges as many countries expand use of coal

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

27, Apr, 2021 @8:53 AM

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