Author of report calling for the target to be scrapped says that is unlikely until after the 2015 climate treaty is signed
Huge new oil and gas developments would raise fossil fuel emissions by 20% and lock the world into dangerous levels of climate change, according to a report commissioned by Greenpeace
Lord Hunt says while a political solution will be found, it will come too late to stay with the safe limit of warming
COP18: Chief scientist Professor Joseph Alcamo tells RTCC ambitious CO2 reductions are needed now to stay within the 2°C limit of warming.
PwC assessment of current efforts to reduce emissions finds that we are on a pathway to warming far greater than the 2°C recommended by the UN’s climate science panel, the IPCC.
International Energy Agency’s chief economist warns world will be on unstoppable warming trajectory if low-carbon investments are not made in next five years
UK and EU senior climate negotiator Pete Betts says political conditions need to improve if world is to hit key climate change temperature goal
“Marine cloud-brightening” method to trigger cloud formation by spraying sea water into the atmosphere could reflect enough solar radiation away from earth to negate effects of climate change.
US climate change envoy Todd Stern’s calls for a more “flexible” approach to the limit on warming dismissed by EU.
A new IEA report claims that gas has a role to play in the fight on climate change but there are warnings it could derail the battle on more effective fronts.
Countries still falling short of 2020 climate change commitments according to new research.
Coal and iron ore profits affected by the 30% levy, which could raise A$10.6 billion in first three years.
Increasing demand and more energy intensive fossil fuel sources to add extra costs as company pays out for its extra carbon.