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Economics

01APR 2019

Trash talk: why waste might not be wasted

With consumers showing few signs of cutting down on the waste they create, we look at how our rubbish can be used to produce energy and reduce the use of fossil fuels.

2019

FEBRUARY

22FEB 2019

Economics

Is Brazil the new Saudi Arabia?

Could forestry’s importance in reducing carbon emissions and the rising cost of carbon credits change the world economy?

01FEB 2019

Economics

Climate Progress Dashboard shows improvement to 3.9°C but more action is needed

Although the COP24 yielded worryingly few advances, there are still glimmers of hope for climate change progress.

2018

OCTOBER

25OCT 2018

Economics

Why the European carbon price can no longer be ignored

The EU carbon market was reformed in 2017, meaning the price of carbon permits has soared over the past year. We look at the industrial impact and what this could mean for climate change.

17OCT 2018

Economics

Climate dashboard points to 4°C rise despite healthy increase in carbon prices

The latest update to our Climate Progress Dashboard implies the current pace of change - across the measures we track - will lead to long-run temperatures rises of around 4° Celsius.

16OCT 2018

Economics

Infographic: Sustainability Report Q3 2018

In the latest sustainability report we provide an update on our Climate Progress Dashboard and look at the increasing risks posed by cyber crime.

05OCT 2018

Economics

Will water become more valuable than oil?

Three experts argue whether or not water might one day be more expensive than the fuel that powers the global economy.

01OCT 2018

Economics

Is this the first concrete solution for renewable energy storage?

We look at the difficulties of storing renewable energy: essential if the uptake of low-carbon alternatives is to gather pace.