What’s being done to help schools transition to net zero?

Listen to our latest podcast with EQUANS’ Mark Dolling on the ‘School Zero’ project – set up to help get schools on a greener pathway

‘Climate change is making the Earth darker’

A new study has found that clouds are reflecting less sunlight as the oceans warm, pushing more energy into the planet’s climate system

The IPCC Report in 60 seconds…

What were the key findings and points to take from the IPCC’s report on climate change yesterday?

Social and economic structures ‘must be more in tune with sustainability’

That’s the suggestion from Mike Hughes, UK & Ireland Zone President at Schneider Electric, who spoke to future Net Zero Founder Sumit Bose last week

Thai Union to plant more than 7,000 trees to carbon offset annual global meeting

The seafood company commits to planting 7,222 trees in the next two years

Greenhouse gas levels ‘have grown to record levels over last five years’

The World Meteorological Organization says global average temperature has increased by 0.2°C compared to 2011-2015

Earth Overshoot Day: World’s 2019 resources ‘budget’ already spent

It has moved up by two months over the last 20 years and this year’s date of 29th July is the earliest ever

Forest area twice the size of UK ‘cut down to grow food since 2010’

Greenpeace International says millions of trees have been cut down to set up plantations supplying some of the world’s leading food companies

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One million plant and animal species ‘now at threat of extinction’

A new report says suggests human behaviours means many of these organisms could die out within decades

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Extreme weather and climate events affected 62m people in 2018

A new report from the WMO says greenhouse gas concentrations are driving global temperatures towards increasingly dangerous levels