Diageo launches £450k climate fund for farmers in Africa

The beverage giant is providing funds through three challenges focused on carbon, water and biodiversity impacts

Sweden granted €155.7m for ‘just’ climate transition

The EU fund will also support the country’s ambition to achieve climate-neutrality by 2045

South Korea opens its largest hydrogen production complex

The facility is capable of supplying fuel for 410,000 hydrogen vehicles per year

Worst impacts of climate change ‘not explored enough’

Scientists claim that the world is not preparing for a worst-case scenario situation when it comes to global warming

‘Climate change cost Germany €145bn the last 20 years’

That’s the cost of extreme weather disasters since 2000, a government report found

US awards $14m for better climate change predictions

The funds will be shared by 22 projects, which will advance fundamental scientific understanding of atmospheric processes, ranging from cloud formation to weather in the Arctic

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IEA: “Capital spending is insufficient to tackle the energy and climate crises”

Global energy investment is set to increase by 8% this year, the energy forum has estimated

Disabled people ‘neglected’ by the majority of Paris Agreement countries

Researchers say governments are falling far short of their obligations to protect the rights of disabled people

California and New Zealand forge climate partnership

They outlined common objectives to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 as well as their shared policies for climate innovation, clean energy and zero waste initiatives, among others

“One in every 45 people could be environment refugees by 2050”

Researchers have warned if emissions continue to soar sea levels may rise by a further 0.4 to 0.8m by 2100