Fossil Fuel

Fossil Fuel

No new fossil fuel projects for net-zero: IEA

International Energy Agency called for a rapid and vast ramping up of renewable energy investment and capacity, which bring gains in development, wealth and human health

No new fossil fuel projects for net-zero: IEA

Cyber criminals hit major fuel pipeline in US

Colonial Pipeline, which carries 45 per cent of the fuel supplies for the eastern US, said in a statement that it took "certain systems offline to contain the threat

Cyber criminals hit major fuel pipeline in US

NGOs call on ADB to end fossil fuel loans amid climate reboot

A group of non-governmental organisations called on the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on 3 May to end loans to the fossil-fuels sector, as the international lender holds its annual meeting this week ...

NGOs call on ADB to end fossil fuel loans amid climate reboot

Earth Day 2021

Climate action for people and planet: The time is now

The countries that contributed least to climate change are suffering many of the worst impacts. Many small island nations will simply cease to exist if we don’t step up the response

Climate action for people and planet: The time is now

Environmental groups file complaint against Chevron's green claims

Three environmental groups including Greenpeace filed a complaint against Chevron with US regulators on Tuesday targeting what they said are misleading green policy claims.

Environmental groups file complaint against Chevron's green claims

2021

An important year for climate war

Overall, there is good reason to be optimistic about the efforts to tackle climate change. But it is too early to say that we have won the battle

An orange haze surrounds California's Golden Gate Bridge due to climate change, oil slicks and deforestation, say experts

Unilever to drop fossil fuels from cleaning products by 2030

The Anglo-Dutch maker of Dove soap and Knorr soup is currently facing unprecedented demand for cleaning products in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

 Unilever headquarters in Rotterdam, Netherlands August 21, 2018.

Erdogan announces biggest Turkish gas find in Black Sea

If the gas can be commercially extracted, the discovery could transform Turkey's dependence on Russia, Iran and Azerbaijan for energy imports. Erdogan said his country was determined ultimately to ...

Turkey's president Tayyip Erdogan addresses the nation in Istanbul, Turkey, on 21 August 2020

Fins of prehistoric fish reveal origins of the human hand

Inside the stout fins of a fish that prowled the shallow waters of an estuary in what is now eastern Canada about 380 million years ago, scientists have found what they call the evolutionary origins ...

An artist's reconstruction of the extinct fish Elpistostege watsoni, released to Reuters on 18 March 2020.

'Wonderchicken' fossil from Belgium reveals dawn of modern birds

A fossil unearthed in Belgium dubbed the "Wonderchicken" is providing a rare glimpse into the early evolution of modern birds at the twilight of the age of dinosaurs, right before an asteroid impact ...

Artist's reconstruction of the world's oldest-known anatomically modern bird, Asteriornis maastrichtensis, in this handout photo released to Reuters on 17 March 2020. AFP
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