Fossil fuel subsidies undermine carbon pricing in Canada

Fossil fuel subsidies to oil and gas producers in Canada total $3.3 billion annually. This amounts to paying polluters $19/tonne CO2 to pollute. - Report
Posted On 16 Nov 2016
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World must cut further 25% from 2030 emissions – UN report

World is still heading for temperature rise of 2.9 to 3.4oC this century, even with Paris pledges
Posted On 07 Nov 2016
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Arctic Ocean could be ice-free before mid-century

By 2050, human beings will have added enough carbon dioxide to the atmosphere to melt all the Arctic's sea ice, research predicts.
Posted On 05 Nov 2016
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Politicians feel the heat from rising temperatures

Not only is climate change bad for the planet, but rising temperatures could mean politicians face a greater risk of being voted out of office.
Posted On 03 Nov 2016
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Arctic warming gives US and Europe the chills

The effects of Arctic climate change on the jet stream could mean harsher winters for some of the most highly populated regions of the world.
Posted On 02 Nov 2016
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Vancouver updates Action Plans for rising sea levels

"Sitting on the sidelines is not an option while climate change threatens our future." Mayor Gregor Robertson.
Posted On 01 Nov 2016
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Falling Costs and Innovations Drive Offshore Wind Power Boom

Offshore wind could grow more than 650% by 2030, becoming a key power generation technology
Posted On 30 Oct 2016
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Rainfall changes threaten food production

New UN report says climate change’s impacts on rainfall will have harsh economic consequences for regions such as Latin America and the Caribbean.
Posted On 30 Oct 2016
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