Four former CEOs of Volkswagen and other car companies affiliated with the manufacturer will pay millions in settlements fees after the company was caught cheating on emissions tests in 2015.
As other nations rise to the challenge and intend to meet ambitious targets set by President Joe Biden for 2030, Australia's prime minister missed his opportunity to show the world that Australia is serious when it comes to combating climate change.
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"This is the single biggest multilateral, global negotiation that the world has ever needed," Kerry said on Wednesday.
Four more years of former President Donald Trump could have led the world's laggards to further stall efforts to curb climate change.
In the world of nature-based solutions, preventing deforestation will have the biggest near-term impact on slowing the rate of global warming.
The technologies and financing needed are either already in place or within reach. The main missing ingredient needed now is evolution in our thinking and policy discourse.
The automaker withdraws its support for a lawsuit against California's emissions standards.
Public health and environmental experts say "there's nobody watching" U.S. oil and gas companies along with other leading pollutant operations after the industry complained about being unable to do business during the lockdown.
Studies show emissions have risen by almost 10 percent in the last 20 years.
However, researchers warn that the recent drastic falls are only likely be temporary.
The state of California does not wait for this, or any, president's permission to protect the planet.
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The company plans to employ 2,000 more workers to focus on technical development.
If growth continues, it could negate or reverse any gains made by reducing carbon dioxide emissions.
Scientists warn that human emissions could reach a level not seen for 55 million years by the 22nd century.
The pro-fossil fuel U.S. event will take place as world leaders work to cap emissions and prevent "catastrophic" global warming.
"Change is coming whether they like it or not," said Greta Thunberg.
"The continuation of civilizations and the natural world upon which we depend is in your hands," Attenborough told leaders.
"We all know we are going to go at some time or other but we don't want to be reminded," one resident said.
The report comes two years after the Paris Agreement, where nations agreed to try to limit global warming to 1.5℃.
Long-term benzene exposure can lead to multiple health conditions, including leukemia.
Patricia Espinosa said this year's extreme weather events "make the evidence clear that climate change is having an impact on the daily lives of people."
Andrew Wheeler champions the deregulation of national automobile fuel economy and greenhouse gas standards for all new automobiles produced in the U.S.
"It's the Trumps and the Kushners that are polluting this city," an environmental group head said.