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The chairman of the IPCC warns that the only way to reduce large-scale fossil-fuel use is to 'price' carbon emissions
Governments around the world are exercising extreme caution ahead of tomorrow's publication
Lord Stern encouraged by signs that China and US finally intend to reduce emissions
The potentially devastating effects of climate change on future generations are revealed today by two British aid groups, before a crucial UN report due out this week.
UN panel estimates sea levels could rise by 2ft 8in by the end of the century in latest draft report
Miami, New York and New Orleans in the United States, and Guangzhou in China are together expected to shoulder 43 per cent of the burden
Blow to climate change battle as President Correa tears up $3.6bn UN agreement
Study part-funded by the CIA to investigate national security implications of geoengineering
The chairmen of House of Commons select committees may be barred from holding outside commercial interests relating to their committee's area of interest following allegations that Tory MP Tim Yeo used his position to help business clients.
Chair of the cross-party Energy and Climate Change Committee issues warning ahead of vote on 2030 deadline for 'decarbonised' electrity supply
For all the Nobel prizes and predictions of global apocalypse and preaching to the converted, climate change remains a niche issue
Britain has challenged Europe to sign up to an ambitious target of cutting carbon emissions by 50 per cent by 2030.
A former energy minister warned against "national panic", after a major gas pipeline unexpectedly shut down, gas prices soared and energy advisers suggested dwindling supplies could lead to rationing for the first time.
Britain's health system could slip back by 200 years unless the "catastrophic threat" of antibiotic resistance is successfully tackled, the Government's Chief Medical Officer warns today.
Worldwide concerns about climate change have dropped dramatically since 2009
In 1967 we didn't know that man-made chemicals could hole the stratospheric ozone layer. The term "global warming" had not been coined, and the link between climate change and human activities was not well-made. Some scientists thought a new ice age was approaching in the coming decades, not believing that polar and glacier ice would be melting at record rates, leading to unprecedented rates of rises in sea level.