Asad Rehman

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Activists in Dublin form the Extinction Rebellion and G7 logos on the beach of Sandymount Strand, calling on G7 leaders to take adequate action against sea level rise

G7 countries “are stuck in the 1970s and 1980s” and avoiding profound societal changes needed to address the climate crisis, while embracing “the ruse(...)

Under the Paris agreement, all governments that have ratified the accord – which includes the US, China, India and the EU – now carry an obligation to hold global warming to no more than 2 degrees above pre-industrial levels. Photograph: John Giles/PA Wire

The Paris agreement on climate change enters into force on Friday, marking the first time that governments have agreed legally binding limits to globa(...)

Three environmentalists wear polar bear costumes as they take part in a demonstration near the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France, as the World Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) on Saturday.  Photograph: Reuters

The draft Paris climate agreement represents “the beginning of the end of the fossil fuel era”, according to Kumi Naidoo, executive director at Greenp(...)

A Statoil carbon-capture unit in the North Sea. Photograph: Brian Vander Brug/Los Angeles Times

Radical plans to capture carbon dioxide (C02) and store it in underground reservoirs, instead of belching it into the atmosphere, were outlined in Bon(...)

Icebergs from nearby melting glaciers are seen floating on the water in July, 2013, Greenland. The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has published earlier drafts of its latest report on global warming in an effort to bolster its credibility and disarm climate change deniers. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has taken the unprecedented step of publishing earlier drafts of its latest report on global(...)