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Heatwaves are national emergencies and the public need to know

Heatwaves are national emergencies and the public need to know

in the news Bob Ward  21 June, 2017

In this commentary article Bob Ward, Director of Policy and Communications, says the lethal risks of extreme weather in the UK are under-reported and government must stop cutting public awareness funds. read more »


Nicholas Stern made Companion of Honour in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

Announcement  19 June, 2017

Professor Lord Stern of Brentford, Chair of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics and Political Science, has been made a … read more »


A large body of academic studies suggest climate change policies have had only a very small impact on competitiveness

a commentary by Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Misato Sato  7 June, 2017

President Trump claimed that the Paris Agreement on climate change “disadvantages the United States to the exclusive benefit of other countries”. This commentary highlights a number of recent research papers which show no evidence for such claims. read more »


US utilities under pressure to cut emissions further

US utilities under pressure to cut emissions further

in the news Simon Dietz  7 June, 2017

FT, 7 June 2017


Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris Agreement: what next for international climate policy?

a commentary by Robert Falkner  5 June, 2017

How damaging is Trump’s move to the Paris Agreement and international climate policy? And what can be done to contain the ‘Trump effect’? read more »


New study confirms climate impact of quantitative easing

New study confirms climate impact of quantitative easing

in the news Sini Matikainen  5 June, 2017

qe4people.eu, 5 June 2017



President Trump’s speech on the Paris Agreement was full of confusion and bogus claims

a commentary by Bob Ward  2 June, 2017

This commentary looks at the reasons given by President Trump for his decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change. read more »



Nicholas Stern

Nicholas Stern and Bob Ward respond to President Trump’s announcement about the Paris Agreement on climate change

Press release  1 June, 2017

Responding to President Trump’s announcement today (1 June 2017) about the Paris Agreement on climate change, Professor Lord Nicholas Stern, Chair of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and … read more »


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