DAP offers govt Yeo Bee Yin’s climate change expertise
After Biden snub to global conference, party says environment minister not up to task.
Benefits of ‘drastic’ climate action outweigh costs, say economists
They warn costs of failing to cut carbon pollution will rapidly balloon to reach trillions of dollars every year.
Are we lagging in fight against climate change, asks Najib
Ex-PM takes sarcastic swipe at Malaysia’s absence from global summit.
Forests, soil may not keep pace with CO2 emissions, experts warn
Researchers say climate projections mistaken in belief the Earth can absorb greenhouse gas.
UK banks in conflict with climate change agenda
Most have directors with links to major polluters, says study.
Two-thirds of world acknowledge ‘climate emergency’, survey suggests
UNDP study says grassroots climate movement partly to thank for rising concern over problem.
Dozens of countries miss deadline to submit upgraded climate commitments
Nations that pledged to intensify greenhouse gas emissions fail to revise figures by December 31.
Pandemic emissions drop largest in modern history, study finds
CO2 emissions from transport down 40%, power production, industry emissions between 22% and 17%.
Climate change spurs doubling of disasters since 2000, says UN
Data shows Asia has suffered highest number of disasters in past 20 years.
Facebook letting advertisers sow climate denialism, says think-tank
51 ads spreading misinformation viewed a total eight million times over year's first half.
Record CO2 emissions for Arctic wildfires
Experts say current government action to fight climate change is inadequate.
How climate change could expose new epidemics
As permafrost melts, microorganisms have been locked away for millennia are carried to the surface.
Lockdown emissions fall will have ‘no effect’ on climate
Absent a systemic change in how the world powers and feeds itself, emissions savings 'essentially meaningless'.