It remains to be seen whether China's climate promise is genuine. But it puts pressure on many other nations – not least Australia – to follow.
Canada isn't on track to meet its 2030 greenhouse gas emissions target. We need a clear plan — and soon.
A federal government plan to increase soil carbon stores is a folly that misunderstands the technology.
This idea environmental regulation hurts the economy is deeply entrenched in pro-business discourse. Our analysis of 22 nations suggest, in the long term, the opposite is true.
Renewables technology already exists, it's getting cheaper and we will never go to war over sunshine. If you need to be convinced of the potential of wind and solar, read this.
Every few years, the idea of using gas to transition to a zero-emissions economy seems to re-emerge. Woodside's Burrup Hub proposal shows why it's still a bad move.
Bullet trains are back on the agenda. But a new analysis shows that rather than helping cut emissions, such a project would drive them up for at least 24 years.
The long-awaited paper sets a positive tone. But it's not clear if the government grasps the sheer scale or urgency of the emissions reduction task.
Changes to Australia's emissions reduction policies may do little more than channel taxpayer money to industry.
New research reveals which sectors of the global economy fuelled the emissions decline during COVID-19. We have a narrow window of time to make the change permanent.
The coronavirus slowdown provides an opportunity to reset the economy to address climate change.
The lack of progress by governments in reducing global emissions means bold solutions across multiple fronts are now needed.
The benefits of gas-fired power are badly overstated, and will take Australia further in the wrong direction on climate change.
The fires are putting pressure on the government by elevating the climate issue and opening new division among Liberals.
Sport tips for the Ontario government on how to make good climate change policy.
Recent bushfires and extreme weather are just a small taste of what is to come if this week's climate negotiations in Madrid fail to deliver.
Eminent economist Ross Garnaut says if climate action fails, he fears the consequences 'would be beyond contemporary Australia'. But zero-emissions iron and aluminium could be the way forward.
New research confirms that what the world pumps into the atmosphere today has grave long-term consequences. Governments - especially Australia's - must urgently ramp up efforts to reduce emissions.
In a world-first, scientists have counted the greenhouse gas absorbed and emitted by Australia's mangroves, seagrass and other ocean ecosystems.
On the issue of a retreat from coal, Albanese is trying to walk both sides of the highway by wandering down the middle.