10th February 2015 Photo by Johannes Rapprich from Pexels

Ex-Shell boss says fossil fuel industry must change profoundly

The former chairman of Shell UK has argued the entire oil and gas industry needs to “strengthen its voice” in its response to climate change and step up efforts to develop low carbon technologies. Writing in BusinessGreen, James Smith, who now serves as chairman of green consultancy Carbon Trust, warns that the increasingly high-profile divestment […]

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10th February 2015 NOAA March 2015

New temperature records highlight global warming’s continued rise

New climate change records have come along to remind us that Earth’s thermostat is steadily pushing upward. March 2015 was the warmest March since record-keeping began in 1880, says the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. And the first quarter of 2015 was the warmest first quarter on record in those same 136 years. That gives […]

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