U.N. climate goal feasible but energy reform vital: IPCC

Apr 13, 2014

U.N. climate goal feasible but energy reform vital: IPCC

The world has a likely chance of meeting the U.N.’s warming limit of 2 degrees Celsius if it cuts annual greenhouse gas emissions 40-70 percent by 2050, especially from energy, a top expert panel said Sunday. The longer it takes to switch from carbon-polluting ...

Yokohama landmarks go dark for Earth Hour

Mar 30, 2014

Yokohama landmarks go dark for Earth Hour

Lights went off simultaneously Saturday night at about 40 major sites in Yokohama in support of a worldwide movement to generate awareness about global warming. Landmark Tower, Bay Bridge and Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse were among the structures in the port city that took ...

IPCC report may be ditched

Sep 29, 2013

IPCC report may be ditched

by Richard Ingham and Anthony Lucas

Top U.N. experts have just delivered the first volume of a massive new climate change report, but already whispers are starting to be heard: Will it be the last such review? By the end of 2014, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) should ...