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Central bank governors warn global banks cannot ignore climate change dangers

The global financial system faces an existential threat from climate change and must take urgent steps to reform, the governors of two of world’s...

Hundreds arrested as climate-change protesters disrupt London trains

Hundreds of protesters have been arrests and two environmental activists climbed onto the roof of a train in London’s Canary Wharf financial district as...

Australian Greens to support Labor climate policy in environment deal

The Australian Greens Party will push the Australian Labor Party (ALP) to back key parts of a new Australian Greens environment strategy, including a...

The Native Shop gets exciting new online look

The founder and managing director of Carbon Market, which operates EcoNews and EcoVoice, Tim Langdon has been working with the team at his native...

Merkel says Germany considering carbon price to reach climate targets

The German government is exploring the introduction of a carbon price to get the country back on track to reach its ambitious targets for...

Coke to cut plastic use with major increase in recycled plastic

Beverage giant Coca-Cola is doubling the amount of recycled plastic it uses across its Australian beverage business, with seven in 10 drink bottles to...

Warning radical climate action ‘critical’ to Great Barrier Reef survival

Australia's most senior guardians of the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef have warned the natural wonder will virtually collapse if the planet becomes...

Climate change protesters to block central London roads

Environmental protesters are planning to paralyse parts of central London over the next few days by blocking some of the United Kingdom’s capital city’s...

Record-early Alaska river thaw follows high winter temperatures

Key Alaska rivers that are usually frozen at this time of year are now free flowing, with record-early thaws following record-high winter and spring...

Attenborough warns financial leader do not waste nature’s ‘capital’

Iconic British broadcaster and environmentalist Sir David Attenborough has warned world financial leaders overconsumption of the world's natural resources is unsustainably cutting into its...

Subsidy-free renewable projects to get priority in new China plan

China’s energy regulator has said that as part of efforts to ease a subsidy payment backlog China will give priority to the construction of...

Britain calls for climate change focus at IMF meeting

British Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has said he would urge fellow international policymakers to find ways to achieve sustainable economic growth and...

Environmentalists say ‘serious flaws’ In Adani’s groundwater plan

Serious failures by Indian conglomerate Adani to identify the location of source aquifers for ancient Great Artesian Basin springs have been uncovered in the...

GM, Tesla get rev up with US boost to electric car...

A bipartisan group of United States politicians have introduced legislation to expand the electric vehicle tax credit by 400,000 vehicles per manufacturer, a provision...

IRENA: renewable energy now one-third of global power capacity

According to new data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) the decade-long trend of strong growth in renewable energy capacity continued in...

Lib-Nat govt approval moves controversial Adani coalmine closer

Indian conglomerate Adani’s controversial Carmichael coal mine in the northern Australian state of Queensland is a step closer after the conservative Liberal-National federal government...

UN warns overhaul global financial system or lose fight against climate...

A major new United Nations-led report, involving more than 60 international organisations, warns that a comprehensive overhaul of the world’s financial system is necessary,...

Butler warns parliament must back Labor’s climate policy if it wins...

The opposition Labor Party shadow climate change minister, Mark Butler, has issued a stark warning before the coming federal election campaign, declaring the Australian...