IPCC: ‘Some impacts of climate change are now irreversible’

The new IPCC report has revealed that many impacts of climate change are now impossible to stop – but not all hope is lost

Current sea level rise ‘matches worst-case climate warming scenarios’

The rising water levels could expose an additional 16 million people to annual coastal flooding, according to a new study

¾ world energy could be renewable by 2050, say scientists

Renewable technologies could supply 77% of the world’s energy by 2050, according to a report published by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. The report says strong and flexible national and international policies are needed to stimulate investment and encourage accelerated use of renewable energy. The report looked at 164 scenarios of future energy supplies […]