EU invests €116m in climate and environmental projects

They include the development of sustainable public transport and infrastructure for cycling and electric vehicles

Student protest in Europe
Thousands of students skip school across UK to protest climate change

The Youth Strike 4 Climate movement is taking to the streets in 40 towns and cities

Picture of the European Union flag on solar panels and a wind turbine
EU and Spanish bank join forces to combat climate change

They have also signed an agreement to finance the Goya wind energy project

Dried river basin
The collapse of civilisation could be just around the corner…

A new report suggests the effects of global warming could lead to migration, conflict, famine and societal breakdown

Oil giant Chevron ties executive pay to emissions reductions

It has pledged to reduce methane emissions and flaring intensity

New £67.4m Ipswich tidal flood defence barrier opened

More than 1,600 homes and 400 businesses are to be protected from flood risks associated with climate change

New UK system to limit F-gases in no deal Brexit scenario

F-gases can be found in air conditioning and refrigeration and are powerful greenhouse gases that contribute to global warming

Climate change
Climate change ‘is a primary focus for many investors’

UBS says investment managers worth $3tn cite climate change as their main environmental, social and governance concern

Retreating glacier
Melting glaciers ‘uncovering landscapes for first time in 40,000 years’

Researchers suggest the Canadian Arctic may be experiencing its hottest century in 115,000 years

The ocean
World’s seas ‘will change colour by 2100’

New research suggests global warming will cause oceans to become brighter shades of blue and green