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The Carbon Brief: Guest post: How will climate change’s warming pattern look in the future?

Dr Andrew King is lecturer in climate science at the School of Earth Sciences and...

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2019-04-24 10:35   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: State of the climate: Heat across Earth’s surface and oceans mark early 2019

Global surface temperatures in 2019 are on track to be either the second or third...

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2019-04-23 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: Half of UK’s electricity to be renewable by 2025

Close to half of the UK’s electricity will come from renewable sources by 2025, according...

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2019-04-12 13:56   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: The UK’s carbon footprint is at its lowest level for 20 years

Dr Anne Owen is senior research fellow at the University of Leeds’ Sustainability Research Institute....

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2019-04-11 09:21   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Eating more offal could help cut meat emissions by ‘14%’

Choosing more meat by-products, such as liver, sweet breads and tripe, could help to reduce...

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2019-04-10 12:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: Why children must emit eight times less CO2 than their grandparents

Global emissions of CO2 need to decline precipitously over the next few decades, if the...

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2019-04-10 05:30   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: The Carbon Brief Profile: Australia

In the seventh article of a series on how key emitters are responding to climate...

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2019-04-05 12:02   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: Arctic warming is causing a 60-fold increase in permafrost landslides

Dr Antoni G. Lewkowicz is a professor in the department of geography, environment and geomatics...

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2019-04-04 15:42   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Bottlenose dolphin numbers declined by ‘12%’ following marine heatwave

An unprecedented spell of marine heat in Shark Bay, Australia, caused bottlenose dolphin numbers to...

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2019-04-01 15:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Mosquito-borne diseases could reach extra ‘one billion people’ as climate warms

Nearly one billion people could face “their first exposure” to a host of mosquito-borne diseases...

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2019-03-28 18:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: The Carbon Brief Profile: Indonesia

In the sixth article of a series on how key emitters are responding to climate...

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2019-03-27 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Mapped: The world’s coal power plants

Since 2000, the world has doubled its coal-fired power capacity to around 2,000 gigawatts (GW)...

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2019-03-25 07:38   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: द कार्बन ब्रीफ़ प्रोफ़ाइल : भारत

इस कड़ी के पांचवें लेख में बताने की कोशिश की गई है कि कार्बन गैस...

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2019-03-22 11:21   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: Why results from the next generation of climate models matter

Prof Stephen Belcher is chief scientist at the UK Met Office; Dr Olivier Boucher is...

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2019-03-21 13:15   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Arctic sea ice winter peak in 2019 is seventh lowest on record

Arctic sea ice has reached its maximum extent for the year, peaking at 14.78m square...

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2019-03-20 18:49   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: What do we know about climate change mitigation in cities?

Dr William F Lamb is a researcher at the Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons...

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2019-03-19 14:47   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Interactive: Can the Great Barrier Reef survive climate change?

“The insidious thing about climate change is there’s nowhere to hide from it,” says Prof Terry Hughes,...

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2019-03-19 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Factcheck: Is 3-5C of Arctic warming now ‘locked in’?

A new UN Environment report on the Arctic was released last week, which covered a...

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2019-03-16 07:08   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: The Carbon Brief Profile: India

In the fifth article of a series explaining how large emitters are positioned to tackle...

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2019-03-14 16:57   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Article invité: Un plan pour résoudre les mystères des vastes tourbières du Congo

Simon Lewis est professeur en sciences de changement global à l’Université de Leeds et à...

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2019-03-12 13:37   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Halving global warming with solar geoengineering could ‘offset tropical storm risk’

Engineering the climate to reflect away sunlight could halve global warming and offset the risk...

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2019-03-11 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Factcheck: What Greenland ice cores say about past and present climate change

A misleading graph purporting to show that past changes in Greenland’s temperatures dwarf modern climate...

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2019-03-05 15:26   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: China’s CO2 emissions grew slower than expected in 2018

Dr Jan Ivar Korsbakken and Dr Robbie Andrew are senior researchers in climate economics at...

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2019-03-05 08:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Analysis: UK’s CO2 emissions fell for record sixth consecutive year in 2018

Carbon Brief analysis shows the UK’s CO2 emissions fell for the sixth consecutive year in...

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2019-03-04 00:01   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Ocean warming has caused ‘sustainable’ fish stocks to drop by 4% since 1930s

Warming of the world’s oceans has caused the total amount of fish that can be...

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2019-02-28 19:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Media reaction: The UK’s record-breaking winter heat in 2019

This time last year, the UK was shivering through the “Beast from the East”, a...

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2019-02-27 22:24   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Renewable hydrogen ‘already cost competitive’, say researchers

Hydrogen produced using renewable electricity is “already cost competitive” in niche applications, a new paper...

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2019-02-25 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Extreme CO2 levels could trigger clouds ‘tipping point’ and 8C of global warming

If atmospheric CO2 levels exceed 1,200 parts per million (ppm), it could push the Earth’s...

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2019-02-25 16:00   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: Guest post: Energy efficiency contributed 25% of UK economic growth since 1971

Dr Paul Brockway is a university academic fellow at the University of Leeds; Dr Marco...

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2019-02-22 11:03   Click to comment

The Carbon Brief: UK homes ‘shockingly unprepared’ for climate change, says CCC

The UK’s housing emissions are “off track” to meet the country’s climate targets, the Committee...

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2019-02-21 00:01   Click to comment


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