Countries cannot be expected to all tread the same path to net zero emissions.
Yallourn power station, Australia’s oldest and dirtiest coal plant, will close four years ahead of schedule. Without a national policy, coal workers are left dangerously exposed.
For an orderly transition from fossil fuels, Australia needs a carbon price to replace its hodgepodge of clumsy government interventions.
Governments must expand the number of people who see themselves as "winners" in the transition to a low-carbon society.
A recent report found widespread support among North Sea oil and gas workers for a career in renewable energy.
Canada retooled its economy during the Second World War. We must do so again to confront the climate emergency.
Powerful interests are shaping the debate over the transition to a low carbon economy.
Some coal workers have the right skills and work in the right location to get a job in renewables. But many, such as semi-skilled machine operators, cannot.
The oil and gas industry was in trouble before the pandemic hit, but now it faces potential collapse. A majority of Canadians want the federal government to invest in a 'green recovery.'
South Africa envisages the gradual closure of older coal plants, mostly located in Mpumalanga. Can these coal fields be turned into renewable energy hubs?
New research shows how deeply entrenched "us" and "them" attitudes make it much harder to make a fair energy transition.
‘Futuring’ can help us survive the climate crisis. And guess what? You’re a futurist too.
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When think about this time next year, are we freaking out, or are we futuring?
The European Commission will propose a wide-ranging 'climate law' in the next few months.
Conservatives share some of the same values as environmentalists. Tapping into these can help tackle climate change.
Jacinda Ardern has used the word “transformational” often during her 2017 election campaign. Now the coalition government's well-being budget is held to that aspiration.
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.