‘Greenhouse gases reached record levels in 2021’

Methane, carbon dioxide and nitrous oxide all hit peak levels after the pandemic

CO2 on Earth hits highest level in human history

That’s according to data, revealing that for the first time, carbon dioxide levels have peaked at 420ppm

Global energy-related CO2 emissions ‘hit highest level in history in 2021’

Increased use of coal was the main factor driving up emissions by over two billion tonnes, according to the IEA

UN agency: “We are way off track”

Carbon dioxide concentrations last year were 149% above the pre-industrial level, according to the World Meteorological Organization

Nearly three-quarters of Brits ‘haven’t a clue about gas boiler pollution’

A new poll shows almost 89% of people do not know that a gas boiler emits more carbon than a new car

2011 saw new greenhouse gas ‘high’

The amount of greenhouse gases in the world’s atmosphere reached a new record high in 2011, according to the World Meteorological Organisation. The Swiss-based research group said between 1990 and 2011 there was a 30% increase in ‘radiative forcing’ – the warming effect on our climate – because of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other heat-trapping […]