co2 emissions - updates

Rappler's latest stories on co2 emissions


IEA says world needs 'laser-like focus' to bring down emissions

Nov 13, 2019 - 10:02 PM

If the aim is to meet the Paris Agreement targets of limiting global warming, then governments will have to adopt 'rapid and widespread changes across all parts of the energy system,' says the IEA

Australia branded a leading 'emissions exporter'

Aug 19, 2019 - 3:27 PM

The left-leaning Australian Institute reports Australia's energy exports rank behind only oil giants Russia and Saudi Arabia in terms of emissions potential

2018 spike in energy demand spells climate trouble – IEA

Mar 26, 2019 - 10:11 AM

Double-digit growth in solar and wind power generation is still not fast enough to meet soaring electricity demand which also pushed up the use of coal

CO2 emissions to rise in 2018 – IEA chief

Oct 18, 2018 - 3:54 PM

The energy sector accounts for 80% of global CO2 emissions, with most of the rest caused by deforestation and agriculture

Germany now EU's worst polluter as CO2 emissions rise

May 07, 2014 - 11:23 PM

Germany Britain France Italy Poland Spain and the Netherlands account for 77 of the EU s CO2 emissions

Europe squabbling over greenhouse gas targets

Jan 11, 2014 - 2:26 PM

European nations stand sharply divided over setting new 2030 targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions blamed for global warming

EU DIVISION. A source tells AFP that EU Climate Change Commissioner Connie Hedegaad (R) and Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger (L) are at odds over the EU's reduction target for CO2 emissions. File photo by Georges Gobet/AFP