Just because we've got electric supercars, doesn't mean it's the only way to a greener future.
With the public’s confidence in the news media wavering, it's a tough line to toe.
Under the Paris climate agreement, Australia has stated that it will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 26-28% by 2030 compared to 2005 levels. How will we achieve this?
Despite its vital role in the development of Australia's economy, the future of coal looks grim in a world aiming to limit warming to below 2℃.
The Paris Agreement is an extraordinary achievement. But there is much work to be done to ensure global warming does not exceed dangerous levels.
The Paris Agreement will leave activists demanding direct action on fossil fuels and energy market reform.
Even oil companies have started asking for a price on carbon, not least because it could help them avoid other, stricter forms of regulation.
Collapse porn. Apocalyptica. Eco-rapture. A growing genre of environmental writing that sees endless economic growth as the enemy.
Companies in the fossil fuel business are coming up with ways to green their image - including sponsoring the Paris climate summit.
With the main UN climate negotiations grinding along elsewhere in the building, Al Gore told a packed side event about his vision for a low-carbon economy.
The land of Ikea and apple charlotte is hoping to sell its vision of sustainability at COP21. There are a couple of meatballs in the ointment, though.
New Zealand Prime Minister won plaudits at COP21 for issuing a declaration against fossil fuel subsidies. But he has also effectively weakened his country's emissions target.
Australia need to take responsibility for the consequences of its fossil fuel consumption and exports.
There are ‘fossil free’ campaigns at 15 Australian universities, but yet no university has fully committed to divesting in fossil fuels.
Activists can rightfully claim some credit for the Obama's decision to reject the Keystone XL pipeline. How did they do it?
Obama will decide on the Keystone pipeline before he leaves office, but despite marginal voter interest, it's an issue politicians on all sides will not let die.
Coal exporting countries could buffer the transition to low carbon economies by taxing coal production or exports.
The Academy says it will withdraw "millions of dollars" from investments in environmentally sensitive activities, primarily in energy and mining companies.
Fracking in the US has relied on chemicals linked to a range of health problems but the industry claims UK operations would be far safer.
MIT has angered fossil fuel divestment proponents, but its strategy of industry engagement is ultimately more effective.