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What types of energy does China finance with its development aid?

a commentary by Isabella Neuweg  21 June, 2018

China has been steadily intensifying its economic and strategic relations with developing countries in recent years. Through deepening trade ties, large-scale infrastructure financing and its ambitious vision to create ‘seamless … read more »


Pursue twin goals of adaptation and development in semi-arid regions

Pursue twin goals of adaptation and development in semi-arid regions

a commentary by Florence Crick, Kate Elizabeth Gannon, Estelle Rouhaud  18 June, 2018

Policymakers must pursue both climate adaptation and development if they are to support the poorest in semi-arid regions say Florence Crick, Kate Gannon an Estelle Rouhaud. read more »


Another failure to tackle fake news about climate change

Another failure to tackle fake news about climate change

a commentary by Bob Ward  14 June, 2018

The Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) has today demonstrated again that it is unwilling to take action against fake news about climate change that appears in its member newspapers. It … read more »


The mythical peril of divesting from fossil fuels

Commentary  13 June, 2018

Published as part of our Sustainable Finance Leadership Series By Jeremy Grantham, Co-Founder, Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment I have met more investment committees than I care … read more »


The Swansea Bay tidal power lagoon would bring many benefits

The Swansea Bay tidal power lagoon would bring many benefits

in the news Nicholas Stern  10 June, 2018

The Guardian, 10 June 2018


The Times, Fox News and Breitbart still promoting fake news about climate change

a commentary by Bob Ward  7 June, 2018

The Times, Fox News and Breitbart have still not admitted that a story about climate change on their websites is fake news, nine months after it an official ruling that … read more »


Economic models significantly underestimate climate change risks

Press release  3 June, 2018

Policymakers are being misinformed by the results of economic models that underestimate the future risks of climate change impacts, according to a new journal paper by authors in the United … read more »


Charles Moore praises Trump using misinformation about energy

Charles Moore praises Trump using misinformation about energy

a commentary by Bob Ward  3 June, 2018

An ode to Donald Trump published yesterday (2 June 2018) in ‘The Daily Telegraph’ praises his policy of inaction on climate change, but is riddled with inaccurate and misleading claims. … read more »


First ever EU-wide climate court case asks for more ambition in cutting emissions

a commentary by Joana Setzer  30 May, 2018

Last week families from across the EU launched the first strategic climate court case against the European Union (EU). Some European governments have already been challenged in court on their … read more »


American climate change deniers all at sea

a commentary by Bob Ward  24 May, 2018

American climate change deniers have been making demonstrably false claims about sea level rise says Bob Ward. read more »