50 green campaign groups call for creation of 'climate damage tax'
Some 50 environment groups and high-profile climate campaigners such as Naomi Klein have called for the establishment of a global tax on tax on fossil fuel companies to pay for losses in frontline communities resulting from climate change impacts.
EU to fill the funding gap for climate science after US pulls plug
French President Emmanuel has said that the European Union will cover any shortfall in funding for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the scientific branch of the UN’s climate process, in the wake of the US decision to pull its support. The US has been funding about a fifth
Despite build-out of wind, solar, carbon intensity flat
An analysis of the economies of 68 countries since 1965 found no correlation between the additions of solar and wind power and the carbon intensity of energy. Additions of hydro and nuclear however did produce marked reductions in carbon intensity.