Global Warming

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Fall by 3% in 2018

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Fall by 3% in 2018

In 2018, the UK’s greenhouse gas emissions fell by 3%, and are continuing to drop, while low carbon generation rose by 53%.

Keeping the World Below 1.5C Warming

Keeping the World Below 1.5C Warming

On the 8th October 2018, the most extensive warning on the risks of rising global temperatures was issued. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Carnage (IPCC), made up of various scientists and government officials, gathered at a meeting in South Korea and issued a special report on the impact of global warming.

New Climate Rules Finalised

New Climate Rules Finalised

On 20th June the European Union finalised a new set of climate rules after months of talks. These new rules are set to target a total energy saving of 32.5% along with an uplift in the share of renewable energy to 32% by 2030.