Rishi Sunak says he wants to encourage more fossil fuel drilling

Rishi Sunak has said he wants to encourage more investment in new fossil fuel drilling – potentially derailing the UK's climate targets.Scientists said...

Animal Rebellion protesters splatter paint on London hunting shops

Animal Rebellion (AR) activists vandalised hunting shops with paint as “hundreds” of fellow campaigners protested in central London on Saturday to demand a...

38C logged in Siberia last year confirmed as record temperature for Arctic

A temperature of 38C in Siberia during a heatwave in summer 2020 has been recognised as a record for the Arctic experts said.The...

An Alaskan mother and child killed by a polar bear: Is the climate crisis...

Sign up to the Independent Climate email for the latest advice on saving the planetGet our free Climate emailThe climate crisis isn’t only...

Here’s what scientists fear will happen to the ocean in the next ten years

Floating cities, wildfires, overfishing and lithium extraction for electric cars: these issues have made a shortlist of concerns from leading marine experts on...

Cop26: Emotional Alok Sharma apologises as coal phaseout text in deal ‘watered down’

Alok Sharma apologised on Saturday for how the Cop26 deal negotiations concluded with last-minute changes on the wording about coal.The visibly emotional Cop26...

Unique turtle bungalow encourages ecotourism in Thailand

Turtle Bay weaves Thailand’s lush landscape with a quite literally green design, creating a cluster of cozy turtle shell-shaped structures. Inspired by the existing...

Who are Just Stop Oil? The climate protestors blocking the Dartford Crossing

Just Stop Oil are once again hitting the headlines over a string of protests - including climbing to the top of a bridge...

Top surprising options to fuel-alternative cars for you

There are surprising alternatives to traditional fuel vehicles. Even EVs have some competition when it comes to sustainable alternative ways of powering vehicles....

What is Cop26 and why is it so important?

Cop26 has finally begun in Glasgow, Scotland, a year on from its postponement because of the coronavirus pandemic.Hosted by the UK under the...

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