#Climate Crisis

  • Article: Tree Planting Spend in England Falls by 50% Since 2015 — Despite Promises to Plant More

    Tree Planting Spend in England Falls by 50% Since 2015 — Despite Promises to Plant More

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Nov. 19, 2019

    The UK government now spends less than £1 per person on planting trees. Read more

  • Article: EasyJet to Become World's First Major Airline to Run Net-Zero Flights

    EasyJet to Become World's First Major Airline to Run Net-Zero Flights

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 19, 2019

    Aviation is responsible for 2% of all human-induced CO2 emissions. Read more

  • Article: 'Vote': Greta Thunberg's Last Message Before Her Sailing Voyage Back Home

    'Vote': Greta Thunberg's Last Message Before Her Sailing Voyage Back Home

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Nov. 14, 2019

    It will likely take the 16-year-old climate activist three weeks to get back to Europe. Read more

  • Article: 'Climate Strike' Has Just Been Declared 2019's Word of the Year

    'Climate Strike' Has Just Been Declared 2019's Word of the Year

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 8, 2019

    As climate protesters have taken to the streets around the world, a new term is gaining popularity. Read more

  • Article: Climate Activists Celebrate Victory as Police Ban on Extinction Rebellion Is Ruled Unlawful

    Climate Activists Celebrate Victory as Police Ban on Extinction Rebellion Is Ruled Unlawful

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2019

    The October ban made it illegal to hold an assembly of two or more people linked to the group. Read more

  • Article: Tesco Just Reached a Major Green Energy Deal and Will Start Installing Solar Panels at Stores

    Tesco Just Reached a Major Green Energy Deal and Will Start Installing Solar Panels at Stores

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 29, 2019

    The supermarket is aiming to be 100% renewable by 2030. Read more

  • Article: UK Clampdown on Extinction Rebellion Protests Sets 'Disturbing Precedent', Says UN Rights Expert

    UK Clampdown on Extinction Rebellion Protests Sets 'Disturbing Precedent', Says UN Rights Expert

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 21, 2019

    A UN rapporteur has warned that the London ban might be used elsewhere to suppress climate protests. Read more

  • Article: Outrage as Police Order a Total Ban on Extinction Rebellion Protests in London

    Outrage as Police Order a Total Ban on Extinction Rebellion Protests in London

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 16, 2019

    Any assembly of two or more people linked to the climate group is now illegal. Read more