Australia's entire coal fleet will retire in the next few decades. The federal government's response to the Hazelwood coal plant closure has left a mess – it must do better.
Australia cannot distance itself from moral responsibility for emissions from exported fossil fuels.
Ahead of the UN climate summit, we take stock of the world's best and worst performers on climate action - including some surprise success stories.
Climate deniers have joyously laboured to create a world potentially uninhabitable for our children. Our activism has failed, and rebellion may be the only answer.
The decision of Suncorp to dump coal, just months after the re-election of the Morrison government, makes it clear that insurers can't afford wishful thinking.
If how we speak about the world we want to see is crucial in building support for climate change momentum, then what is visible and invisible, strange and normal, positive and negative, must change.
Adani's request for the names of individual scientists reviewing their groundwater management plan has chilling implications for scientific independence.
The fossil fuel industry depends on massive government support, which makes the public foot the bill for a harmful and uncompetitive industry.
Electricity happens when electrons move from one atom to another.
China wages 'war on air pollution', but turning away from fossil fuels towards natural gas has its challenges.
The court case highlighted that key environmental challenges were not adequately covered by the Environmental Impact Assessment
The federal government claims that Australia's rising emissions are offset by savings around the globe when Australian gas exports replace other fossil fuels. But the numbers don't stack up like that.
By enacting a legislative framework to achieve carbon neutrality, France and the United Kingdom are making a difference in the fight against climate change.
It's been years in the making, but Adani's controversial Queensland coal mine is finally shovel-ready. Yet significant scientific questions remain, such as the impact on the region's aquifers.
Trump may find it harder to maintain support for his escalating tariffs on China if the US economy shows further signs of weakness.
Gautam Adani might be willing to lose a large share of his wealth to show that he can’t be pushed around, or he might want more public money.
India's re-elected prime minister has paved the way for Queensland coal to power Bangladesh.
The Liberal government's contradictory stances on the environment and economic development may result in Andrew Scheer's Conservatives winning in October.
Everything you need to know – where it is, the environmental impact, Indigenous land rights issues and actual profitability – of the Adani Carmichael coal mine in one simple interactive.
Australia hasn’t done much planning to prepare for the shift away from coal. But it’s not too late to learn from international experiences.