INTERNATIONAL aviation officials meeting in Montreal pledged on Monday to step up their efforts to limit carbon emissions over the long term, despite pushback from China and Russia, the ICAO...

[LONDON] Sally Rogers took public transport, bought locally-grown food and looked for sustainable products out of concern for the environment in San Francisco. Then she realised all that was being...

[PARIS] Carbon-heavy development in countries part of China's Belt and Road Initiative could render the Paris climate goals unreachable, according to a new analysis on the gargantuan global...

[BEIJING] China will continue to enforce production restrictions in heavy industry in winter this year and will tighten its emission assessment on steel mills when granting exemptions from curbs...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand said on Tuesday that it plans to slash prices for electric, hybrid and fuel-efficient vehicles and to penalise gas guzzling cars with a new fee, as it looks to make...

[OSLO] Norway's US$1 trillion sovereign wealth fund may have to sell a US$1 billion stake in commodities firm Glencore and other investments to meet tighter ethical investing rules adopted by its...

[PARIS] French lawmakers on Thursday voted into law the first article in a climate and energy package that sets goals for France to cut its greenhouse gas emissions and go carbon-neutral by 2050...

[LONDON] The British government on Wednesday outlined legislation to reduce carbon emissions to net zero by 2050 in what it said would be a first for a major economy.

[BERLIN] German giant Mercedes-Benz said Monday it wants to stop selling traditional combustion engine cars by 2039 and plans for its new vehicles sold worldwide by that time to be carbon-neutral...

[BRUSSELS] The European Union's (EU) 28 countries consume the Earth's resources much faster than they can be renewed, and none of them has sustainable consumption policies, a report released on...