US approves Alaskan oil and gas project

The $8bn Willow Project is expected to produce up to 278 million metric tonnes of carbon emissions

COP27: Biden says US will meet 2030 emissions targets

During his speech at the climate summit, he said the government has put its money where its mouth is on climate change

How Brazil’s election could save the Amazon

The new President is looking to “aim for zero deforestation”

Moo-ving out! Biden vows to slash methane emissions

Fees of up to $1,500 will be imposed per metric tonne of methane emitted in 2026

Obama at COP26: ‘We can’t afford anybody on the sidelines’

Ex-President of the United States Barack Obama delivered an inspiring speech at the climate summit in Glasgow stressing the only way to tackle climate change is by doing it together

Claire O’Neill removed as UK COP26 President

The former energy minister has been axed just six months into her role

Michael Bloomberg to electrify all US cars by 2035 if he becomes President

The democrat hopeful plans to fight the climate crisis and halve national carbon emissions by 2030 by implementing a wide range of green measures in the transport space

Donald Trump to speed up infrastructure project approval with rule rollback

The National Environmental Policy Act currently requires federal agencies to assess the environmental impact of projects such as the construction of mines, motorways, water pipes and gas lines

Next US president ‘must declare a national climate emergency’

Around 500 US environmental groups have called for 10 changes to be made, including signing back up to the Paris Agreement

Donald Trump’s state visit ‘to emit 2,619 tonnes of carbon dioxide’

That is the same amount of greenhouse gases emitted by an average UK home over 970 years