Sat, 06 Oct 2018 15:37
S. Arabia threatens to block key UN climate report: sources
Oil giant Saudi Arabia is seeking to block adoption of a key UN climate change report unless a passage highlighting the inadequacy of national carbon-cutting pledges is removed or altered, multiple sources told AFP.
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 07:03
$129 bn in extreme weather losses last year: climate report
Extreme weather caused some $129 billion (111 billion euros) in economic losses last year, said a report Tuesday that warned the bill will keep climbing as climate change boosts droughts, storms and floods.
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:09
Planet marks new highs for heat, pollutants, sea level in 2016: report
WASHINGTON - The Earth set a series of dire records in 2016, including hottest year in modern times, highest sea level and most heat-trapping gases ever emitted, a global climate report said Thursday.
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00
UN climate report a 'wakeup' for entrepreneurs: Kerry
A new UN report tackling greenhouse-gas emissions should serve as a "wakeup call" for entrepreneurs, especially in the energy sector, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday.
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:00
Agreement made at UN world climate panel in Japan
Yokohama - Scientists and government representatives meeting in Japan have agreed on a new World Climate Report after days and nights of negotiation, delegation sources said Sunday.