Climate change ‘means UK heatwaves 30 times more likely’

The Met Office suggests heatwaves like the one seen in 2018 could soon occur every year

Scotland provides £1m for profitable solutions to protect environment

Solar Impulse Foundation is looking for 1,000 solutions that are clean, efficient and profitable

World Bank doubles climate investment to $200bn

It will support projects in the world’s poorest nations

New climate scientist joins Committee on Climate Change

Professor Piers Forster has played a significant role authoring reports by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Sir David Attenborough: Climate change ‘our greatest threat’

He was speaking at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP24) in Katowice, Poland

Shell links executive pay to carbon reduction

It has pledged to set specific short term targets, starting from 2020 and running until 2050

Scientists say 2018 on course to be fourth warmest year on record

The 20 hottest years recorded have occurred in the past 22 years

Green algae cells
Could fossilised algae provide the best global warming timeline?

Scientists suggest a component of chlorophyll can be used to study the past and predict the future

Scottish ‘pint-sized’ satellites to monitor climate change

They were launched at 4.27am from Sriharikota in India today by the Indian Space Research Organisation

EAC: Oil and gas exploration in Arctic incompatible with green goals

MPs have said the government must concentrate on meeting its climate change commitments