#Carbon Emissions

  • Article: Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 24, 2020

    Barcelona, London, and Paris are some of the cities taking major strides in getting rid of cars. Read more

  • Article: 6 Alarming Facts From the UN’s New Climate Report

    6 Alarming Facts From the UN’s New Climate Report

    By Joe McCarthy|March 12, 2020

    From ice melt to tropical storms, the report covers a lot of ground. Read more

  • Article: Senegal Opens West Africa's First Major Wind Farm in Push for Renewables

    Senegal Opens West Africa's First Major Wind Farm in Push for Renewables

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 4, 2020

    The country will get 30% of its energy from renewable sources. Read more

  • Article: Heathrow's Third Runway Declared Illegal in World's First Major Ruling Based on Paris Agreement

    Heathrow's Third Runway Declared Illegal in World's First Major Ruling Based on Paris Agreement

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 27, 2020

    It could set a new global precedent for clamping down on high-carbon projects. Read more

  • Article: Ryanair’s Adverts Were Just Banned for Being Misleading About Carbon Emissions

    Ryanair’s Adverts Were Just Banned for Being Misleading About Carbon Emissions

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 5, 2020

    It's really important to be holding "greenwashing" to account. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Brought the Ban on Petrol and Diesel Cars Forward By 5 Years

    The UK Just Brought the Ban on Petrol and Diesel Cars Forward By 5 Years

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 5, 2020

    Boris Johnson made the announcement at the launch of a major climate crisis summit. Read more

  • Article: What Does Brexit Mean for Britain's Net Zero Emissions Goal?

    What Does Brexit Mean for Britain's Net Zero Emissions Goal?

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 31, 2020

    Britain now has to reposition its global role, and do a complete green overhaul of the economy. Read more

  • Article: Britons Will Emit More Carbon in Two Weeks Than People in These African Countries Will in a Year

    Britons Will Emit More Carbon in Two Weeks Than People in These African Countries Will in a Year

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 7, 2020

    Almost 80% of Brits said they were likely to take actions to reduce their carbon footprint. Read more