Hotly contested NSW byelection comes amid growing doubts about the economic viability of the industry and the future of the region
President-designate of Cop26 talks says tackling the fossil fuel is ‘a personal priority’
New wind and solar power projects in China, Europe and the US spurred 45% rise in capacity
The UK has enormous capacity to increase its energy supply from offshore wind. Australia too has vast potential for wind and solar power
Republican governor says measure sends message that Wyoming is ‘prepared to bring litigation to protect our interests’
The environmental group says AGL is making little effort to shift to renewables and needs to get out of coal by 2030 if it wants to be taken seriously as an agent for change.
According to Su Wei, Deputy Secretary-General of the National Development and Reform Commission, renewable energy is too unreliable to power China.
Lenders including Barclays and HSBC provided services and loans worth £21.9bn in 2019
Analysts say more coal-fired power plant closures are likely after the Victorian Government announced its plan to halve emissions by the end of the decade.
China seems to operate in its own bubble of rules
Wood stoves and open fires a big source of PM2.5, identified by WHO as most serious air pollutant for human health
Powering Past Coal Alliance accused of failing to follow up on pledges as many countries expand use of coal
Ahead of a looming by-election, residents express outrage about the decision, saying ‘it’s not an expansion, it’s a whole new pit’
World leaders will be unable to halt climate breakdown without strong action from biggest emitter
OK, he is making one change. Aussie PM Scott Morrison will spend $263 million on carbon capture, and $275 million building coal powered clean hydrogen hubs, which won't capture carbon, at least not straight away.
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