[PARIS] Global emissions of carbon dioxide mainly from fossil fuel burning will rise 2.7 per cent in 2018, scientists said Wednesday, signalling a world "completely off course" in the fight...

[LONDON] The level of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the atmosphere climbed to a record last year, helping drive long-term climate change, rising sea levels and more extreme weather, according to...

EUROPEAN Union nations, voicing concerns over a United Nations report on global warming, agreed on Tuesday to seek a 35 per cent cut in car emissions by 2030, as Germany warned that overly...

[BERLIN] The German government will Tuesday present its compromise on the way forward for millions of people with older, more polluting diesel cars, with manufacturers potentially facing a steep bill...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Zero fossil fuel energy, zero gas-guzzlers on the road, zero waste, zero CO2 emissions - dozens of cities, regions and companies made "zero" pledges Thursday at a global...

[MUNICH] Daimler AG said it is working with German authorities to resolve issues with emissions irregularities with its diesel-powered vehicles, rejecting a report about a recall of thousands of...

[BEIJING] An environmental pressure group claimed Monday that Chinese factories are illegally using ozone-depleting CFCs, which have recently seen a spike in emissions that has baffled scientists.

[NEW YORK] German luxury carmaker BMW has been sued in the United States over "defeat devices" installed in tens of thousands of vehicles in order to cheat diesel emissions tests, lawyers...

[LONDON] Cutting emissions won't be enough to keep the planet from warming by more than 2 degrees Celsius: to achieve that goal, according to Royal Dutch Shell Plc, will require sucking carbon...