#Climate Change

Scotland plants 22 million trees in response to the global climate emergency

3 years ago — Quick Read

Last year 22 million trees planted in Scotland to help meet 'global climate emergency'. Last year Scotland planted more trees than anywhere else in the United Kingdom - in fact,...

Six Good News Climate Change Stories you missed in 2018

3 years ago — Deep Dive

Climate change news can be incredibly depressing. In 2018 alone, The Conversation covered the loss of three trillion tonnes of ice in Antarctica; Brazil’s new president and why he will...

Ice Drones Embark on Antarctic Mission

4 years ago — Long Read

A flotilla of robot subs are on a mission to forecast sea level rise by mapping the unseen bottom of a melting ice shelf.

Carbon emissions drop in the UK as renewables rise

6 years ago — Long Read

Provisional figures released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have revealed a 3.4% drop in greenhouse gas emissions last year. This decrease is thanks in large part...

Climate Change Committee warns that urgent action is needed

7 years ago — Quick Read

The Climate Change Committee has warned that the UK must urgently focus on the impact of climate change to avoid the risk of further heatwaves and flooding. In a recent...

UK car emissions beat EU targets

7 years ago — Quick Read

A recent report by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders has noted that new car emissions are at an all-time low. According to the report, in the UK carbon...