Major companies are investing hundreds of millions of pounds in schemes to cut emissions, from solar panels to overhauling their lorry fleets, it has been announced.
Climate change threatens the world with drought, rising sea levels, powerful storms – and a global beer crisis, say researchers.
The Bank of England could force board-level bank bosses to manage climate change risks as part of new rules being floated by its regulatory arm.
US president Donald Trump has backed off his claim that climate change is a hoax but said he does not know if it is manmade.
A Dutch appeals court has upheld a landmark ruling that ordered the government to cut the country’s greenhouse gas emissions by at least 25% by 2020 from benchmark 1990 levels.
A new UN report warns of the unprecedented changes needed by society to keep global temperatures from rising more than 1.5C above pre-industrial levels.
Countries must take “unprecedented” action to slash carbon emissions to zero by 2050 and limit dangerous global warming, a key report has warned.
Governments are to face renewed calls for dramatic action to tackle climate change as a major report on limiting global temperature rises to 1.5C is published.
A major report is to set out what needs to be done to keep global temperature rises to no more than 1.5C – and what that will mean for the planet. Here’s what you need to know.
A major report is due to set out what needs to be done to keep global temperature rises to no more than 1.5C – and what that will mean for the planet. Here’s what you need to know.
Scottish Government cash of £600,000 is to be spent tackling climate change in Africa, as Environment Secretary Roseanna Cunningham insisted ministers here have a “moral obligation” to help nations that will be hardest hit by rising temperatures.
Warmer springs are leading to substantially reduced plant productivity across the Northern hemisphere in the later months of the year, a new study has revealed.
Sir Richard Branson has welcomed the first commercial flight powered partly by a new form of biofuel converted from alcohol.
The world is “already well on the way” to global temperature rises of 1.5C, experts have warned as countries meet to finalise a major report on the issue.
Scotland’s reputation as a world leader on climate change is being put at risk by Government support for North Sea oil and gas discoveries, the Scottish Green leader has said.
Climate change could be a factor in the decline of Scotland’s wading birds, conservationists have said.
Only one in 10 banks are adequately prepared for the financial risks linked to climate change, the Bank of England has warned, as it looks to ramp up oversight of lenders’ plans.
Labour is to commit itself to a net target of zero greenhouse gas emissions by the middle of this century.
Thousands of people have joined a march and rally in Paris as part of an international mobilisation to show popular support for urgent measures to combat climate change.
More and more people in Scotland believe climate change is an urgent problem, according to statistics.