Climate Crisis
Iraq’s cli­mate co­nun­drum: Oil re­liance ver­sus van­ish­ing wa­ter
The coun­try could suf­fer a 20 per­cent drop in wa­ter re­sources by 2050 with near­ly one-third of ir­ri­gat­ed land parched.
28 Jan 2022
US judge an­nuls ma­jor oil lease sale over cli­mate ef­fect
Court de­ci­sion casts un­cer­tain­ty over the fu­ture of off­shore drilling in a sig­nif­i­cant win for cli­mate cam­paign­ers.
28 Jan 2022
Green gaslight­ing: An­oth­er face of cli­mate de­nial­ism
All the talk about ‘net zero’ mea­sures and ‘cli­mate re­silience’ in­vest­ments is just a mass de­cep­tion.
Vi­jay Kolin­ji­va­di
25 Jan 2022
‘We are the pow­er’: Cana­da’s In­dige­nous land de­fend­ers fight on
In­dige­nous land de­fend­ers ex­plain why they are pre­pared to put their lives on the line to pro­tect their lands.
24 Jan 2022
In Rus­sia, In­dige­nous land de­fend­ers face in­tim­i­da­tion and ex­ile
Pres­sure on com­mu­ni­ties comes as re­gion­al elites and big com­pa­nies look to de­vel­op re­source-rich In­dige­nous lands.
23 Jan 2022
Oil in­dus­try board mem­bers sum­moned over cli­mate ‘dis­in­for­ma­tion’
US con­gres­sion­al com­mit­tee has is­sued sub­poe­nas for doc­u­ments on what oil com­pa­ny sci­en­tists said about glob­al warm­ing.
21 Jan 2022
Sym­bol­ic Dooms­day Clock re­mains dan­ger­ous­ly close to mid­night
Dooms­day Clock stays at 100 sec­onds to mid­night, as sci­en­tists warn of threats of nu­clear war and cli­mate change.
20 Jan 2022
What Ger­many’s cli­mate move­ment got right: Break­ing rules
Skip­ping school and civ­il dis­obe­di­ence make Ger­mans un­com­fort­able. But it woke politi­cians up to cli­mate change.
Clara S Thomp­son
20 Jan 2022
It is not too late to look up
The world can, and should, learn lessons from Adam McK­ay’s pop­u­lar dooms­day flick.
David Ho|Lau­rent Bopp
18 Jan 2022
Strand­ed As­sets
In­vest­ments that are valu­able to­day – will not be in a gen­er­a­tion. They be­come strand­ed as­sets. Junk.
16 Jan 2022
‘An­oth­er hell­ish day’: Ar­genti­na swel­ters un­der record heat wave
Many towns are post­ing their high­est tem­per­a­tures since record-keep­ing be­gan, some­times up to 45 de­grees Cel­sius.
14 Jan 2022
2021 was sixth-hottest year since records be­gan: NOAA
The past eight years were the eight hottest since record-keep­ing be­gan in 1880, US gov­ern­ment sci­en­tists say.
13 Jan 2022
Fos­sil-fuel bil­lion­aire Am­bani boosts green en­er­gy am­bi­tions
Re­liance In­dus­tries said it plans to in­vest $76bn in clean en­er­gy- a dra­mat­ic in­crease over its pre­vi­ous $10bn pledge.
13 Jan 2022
Brace your­self for an even more un­equal post-pan­dem­ic world: WEF
The world, laden with COVID-19 scars, is ill-pre­pared to take on grow­ing ex­is­ten­tial threats, a new re­port warns.
11 Jan 2022
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