12 March, 2018 – Canadians hoping Alberta’s oil exports from its tar and oil sands will expand may be disappointed. One supertanker port has turned the economics upside down.
5 March, 2018 – Investments are falling and jobs vanishing in the US solar industry, with new tariffs on imports blamed for its problems.
27 February, 2018 – Some politicians still claim atomic energy is the answer to climate change while leaving the problem of nuclear waste to our descendants.
26 February, 2018 – British scientists have just issued a detailed hazard forecast for Europe’s cities, for increasing floods, droughts and heatwaves.
8 February, 2018 – Big business says it’s leading the world to a sustainable future. But its critics say that’s a highly implausible claim.
7 February, 2018 – On 23 January we reported on the water crisis facing the South African city of Cape Town, expected on 11 May to reach Day Zero, when water to homes and businesses will be cut off. A long-time resident reports.
17 January, 2018 – Until the world makes polluters pay for the damage they cause, market failure like climate change will increase the environmental risks we all face.
29 December, 2017 – The technology advances and plunging costs of cheap renewables make base load nuclear power redundant.
19 November, 2017 – The new US national defence strategy appears to leave President Trump in two minds on the risk from climate’s security threat.
1 December, 2017 – Damage to vulnerable infrastructure caused by climate hazards could triple by the 2020s and rise over ten-fold by the end of the century.
20 November, 2017 – Hurricane Harvey caused devastation when it hit Houston. The likelihood of further Harvey-sized hurricanes hitting Texas is rising.