A recent report of the Rainforest Action Network shows that large banks continue to invest heavily in gas, coal and oil. VRT: “Grootbanken investeren nog volop miljarden in fossiele brandstoffen“ The full report (in English): “Fossil Fuel Finance Report Card
The International Energy Agency has released a report on worldwide energy demand in 2018. Energy demand has grown by 2.3%, which is the fastest pace of this decade, and the enormous growth in renewable energy is not enough to satisfy
Early action on climate change is crucial. It brings a range of benefits on health, food security, employment creation, and more. It also facilitates the transformation of the global economy, as using less of the world’s remaining carbon budget now,
If you are tired of reading about climate change, we have a solution: climate change visualizations! NASA: Global temperatures, carbon dioxide, sea surface temperatures, and global ice viewer.
Thanks to the European Union Emission Trading Scheme, a lot of data on carbon emissions in Europe is readily available. This tool allows you to learn everything about carbon emissions in Europe, from national emissions to emissions of firms in
The 197 countries that signed the Paris Agreement gathered the last 2 weeks at the 24th UN Climate Change Conference in Katowice (Poland). The good news: progress has been made on the technical implementation of the Paris Agreement (e.g. how do
Trying to make progress in the fight against climate change is not limited to the political arena. An increasingly important avenue to pursue that fight is through the courts. Last month, the victory of the civilian-led climate case Urgenda against
Under the “Tracker” label, we highlight articles that discuss the world’s progress towards a sustainable society. This week we pick out an article from The Guardian discussing a preliminary analysis of the International Energy Agency. This analysis shows that for