#Net Zero 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: Air Pollution Shortens Human Lifespan By an Average of 3 Years: Study

    Air Pollution Shortens Human Lifespan By an Average of 3 Years: Study

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|March 4, 2020

    Reducing fossil fuel emissions could reverse this effect. 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: 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: This UK Supermarket Will Spend £1 Billion to Be Carbon Neutral By 2040

    This UK Supermarket Will Spend £1 Billion to Be Carbon Neutral By 2040

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 29, 2020

    It’s a deadline 10 years earlier than current plans set out by British government. Read more

  • Article: COP26 Climate Talk is Officially Coming to Scotland in 2020

    COP26 Climate Talk is Officially Coming to Scotland in 2020

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 11, 2019

    Glasgow will host the most important gathering on climate change since the Paris Agreement. Read more

  • Article: Ireland to Plant 440 Million Trees by 2040 to Fight the Climate Crisis

    Ireland to Plant 440 Million Trees by 2040 to Fight the Climate Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 4, 2019

    That’s 22 million trees, every single year, for two decades. Read more