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The Carbon Brief: COP23 video: Three need-to-knows from the UN climate talks in Bonn

The latest round of international climate negotiations concluded last week in Bonn, Germany. Hosted by...

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2017-11-21 17:54   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: COP23: Key outcomes agreed at the UN climate talks in Bonn

Climate change was again placed at the centre of global diplomacy over the past two...

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2017-11-19 12:28   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: COP23 video: What needs to happen by COP24 to keep the Paris Agreement on track?

Carbon Brief has been talking to a range of people attending COP23, the latest annual...

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2017-11-16 17:11   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: In-depth: IEA predicts rise of cheap renewables and China’s move away from coal

The global energy system is in a state of flux. Renewables are experiencing rapid deployment...

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2017-11-15 17:25   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: COP23 video: Does Donald Trump make limiting global warming to 1.5C impossible?

Carbon Brief has been talking to a range of people attending COP23, the latest annual...

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2017-11-15 13:23   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Unregulated solar geoengineering could spark droughts and hurricanes, study warns

Artificially cooling the planet through solar geoengineering could have some dramatic side effects – including...

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2017-11-14 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Shifting storms under climate change could bring wilder winters to the UK

The UK could face harsher and more frequent winter storms if global greenhouse gas emissions...

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2017-11-13 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: Global CO2 emissions set to rise 2% in 2017 after three-year ‘plateau’

Over the past three years, global CO2 emissions from fossil fuels have remained relatively flat....

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2017-11-13 08:30   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: State of the climate: 2017 shaping up to be warmest ‘non-El Niño’ year

The year 2017 has seen some of the warmest temperatures ever recorded, only slightly below...

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2017-11-09 16:34   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: How China has reduced the carbon footprint of developed countries

Dr Glen Peters, Robbie Andrew, and Dr Jan Ivar Korsbakken are senior researchers at the...

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2017-11-08 13:51   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: Which countries have sent the most delegates to COP23?

For the next two weeks, thousands of negotiators, policymakers, researchers, journalists and campaigners are gathering...

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2017-11-06 16:17   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Mapped: Where multilateral climate funds spend their money

In 2009, countries meeting in Copenhagen for the 15th UN climate conference set a new...

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2017-11-06 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: WRI data suggests emissions have already ‘peaked’ in 49 countries

To avoid dangerous levels of global warming, the international community has pledged to limit global...

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2017-11-02 13:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Rapid CO2 cuts could allow some cool-water corals to adapt to global warming

Some of the world’s most diverse coral reefs are found in cooler parts of the...

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2017-11-01 18:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: UNEP: Six crucial actions to help close the world’s ‘emissions gap’

Current pledges by nations to reduce their emissions add up to no more than a...

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2017-10-31 10:45   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Impact of climate change on health is ‘the major threat of 21st century’

The health of millions of people across the world is already being significantly harmed by...

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2017-10-30 23:30   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: Who will deliver the negative emissions needed to avoid 2C warming?

Dr Glen Peters is a senior researcher at the CICERO Center for International Climate Research...

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2017-10-30 07:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: Dieter Helm’s review is not as radical as it might first appear

Matthew Bell is a director at Frontier Economics. From 2014 to 2017, he was the...

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2017-10-27 13:40   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Vacancy: Junior content producer at Carbon Brief

An exciting opportunity has arisen to become Carbon Brief’s Junior Content Producer, helping us to...

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2017-10-27 10:33   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Reaction: Dieter Helm’s ‘least cost’ ideas for meeting the UK’s climate targets

Prof Dieter Helm has published his much-anticipated review of the “cost of energy”, which the...

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2017-10-27 07:54   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Climate change threatens the survival of Madagascar’s bamboo lemurs

Climate change could threaten the food supply of bamboo lemurs, new research finds, leaving the...

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2017-10-26 17:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: How could the Agung volcano in Bali affect global temperatures?

While human activity has been the dominant driver of climate change over the past century,...

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2017-10-25 16:08   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Study: Ending extreme poverty and limiting warming to 2C still possible

Bringing “extreme” poverty to an end will not jeopardise the chances of limiting global warming...

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2017-10-24 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: New York City could face damaging floods ‘every five years’ in a warmer climate

New York City could be struck by severe flooding up to every five years by...

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2017-10-23 20:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: In-depth: How will climate change affect animal sex ratios?

From habitat loss to extreme weather events, the world’s wildlife faces a list of challenges...

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2017-10-23 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Renewables will give more people access to electricity than coal, says IEA

Around the world, more than a billion people still lack access to electricity. This number...

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2017-10-19 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: California’s new law aims to tackle imported emissions

California has started a large investment in infrastructure. In early 2017, the US state approved...

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2017-10-18 16:08   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest Post: How IPCC graphics could be made more accessible

Jordan Harold is an applied cognitive psychologist at the school of psychology, University of East...

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2017-10-17 16:06   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: In-depth: How the ‘Clean Growth Strategy’ hopes to deliver UK climate goals

Today, the UK government published its long-awaited Clean Growth Strategy, setting out how it hopes...

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2017-10-12 17:40   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Geoengineering: Scientists in Berlin debate radical ways to reverse global warming

Research scientists, policymakers and ethicists gathered in Berlin this week to discuss the emerging field...

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2017-10-11 17:17   Click to comment


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