Arctic could become ice-free for first time in more than 100,000 years

The Arctic is on track to be free of sea ice this year or next for the first time in more than 100,000 years, a leading scientist has claimed. Provisional satellite data produced by the US National Snow & Ice

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IEA: concrete action must meet low-carbon ambition

The International Energy Agency has declared concrete action is needed to meet decarbonization ambitions, and that cities are at the heart of such efforts. According to the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) annual report, Energy Technology Perspective 2016, clean energy technologies continued

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As climate change claims heat up, insurance industry says we need to adapt

“They lose sleep every time it rains really hard because they know they’re going to get flooded basements,” says Jason Thistlethwaite, a University of Waterloo professor who studies the insurance industry, about people in the business. Thistlethwaite says the same

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Eni attacked in Nigeria: time to re-think the role of energy companies

“Militancy in the oil-rich Niger Delta comes as the country faces severe economic contraction” is the sub-title of a piece on recent attacks against Eni’s facilities in Nigeria. Nigeria is a resource rich country, with great human talent. It also

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International energy security risk index

The International Energy Security Risk Index, a first-of-its-kind energy risk indicator, uses quantifiable data, historical trend information, and government projections to identify the policies and other factors that contribute positively or negatively to international energy security. The map may be

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Bhutan: the world’s first carbon negative country

Bhutan is the only country to use gross national happiness to measure its growth. And now it has become the world’s first negative country. This means the country’s forests absorb more carbon dioxide each year than it produces. Bhutan emits

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