December 2020

Latest articles, climate news and blogs on climate change and global warming

Ford, Cruz, Roberts, Witherspoon, Neeson come together: Nature is Speaking

Paying.Green® is paying tribute to Conservation International’s efforts throughout the last 30 years and is sharing some of their timeless, inspiring, powerful, beautiful and thoughtful ‘Nature Speaki…

Drumroll. Latest Climate Change Performance Index: How your country is really doing

According to the NewClimate Institution and Germanwatch, no nation has of yet being able to achieve the Paris Agreement goals. The anticipated report shows the Climate Mitigation Efforts …

A bold and broad US climate change and clean energy plan includes $35b in funding

Bill Gates,  Microsoft’s co-founder and one of the world’s richest men and most prolific philanthropists, has just released a bold and broad new plan on how the U.S. could take the lead in the fight a…

A Climate Change Emergency Has Been Declared By New Zealand

New Zealand has declared a climate change emergency committing to a carbon-neutral government by 2025. This was announced in what Jacinda Ardern, New Zealand’s Prime Minister said was “one of the grea…

What is Net Zero, carbon & climate neutrality and why the race to zero emissions matters

What exactly is net-zero, carbon neutrality and climate neutrality and why is it important? Simply put, net-zero is the term given to not adding any new emissions into the atmosphere. Whilst emissio…

Investors Leading From The Front On Climate Action

Australian companies are feeling pressure led by investors to force boards into adopting sustainable business practices to meet climate change goals. At the beginning of the year, Larry Fink, Black…

Satellite Images Confirms Climate Change’s Uneven Impact on Earth

Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have been closely following vegetation trends across the globe’s driest areas using satellite imagery from over the years, and they have discovered a dist…

Fears of climate ‘apocalypse’ stopping many from having children: New study

People concerned about the climate crisis are making the choice not to have children due to fears that their offspring would have to struggle through a climate apocalypse. This was according to the fi…

Featured Climate News & Stories

Carbon Emissions From G20 Countries Increased Sharply In 2021

The new Climate Transparency Report shows that carbon emissions across the world are rebounding strongly with the world’s 20 richest nations responsible for the rise.

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Creating A Low Carbon Economy Is Cheaper Than Climate Change Costs

The European Central Bank released a new report which reaffirms the stark consequences of inaction or delays on climate change.

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Facebook Offers Cash For Help On Climate Misinformation

Facebook has decided to put money down on the misinformation front, virtually outsourcing the fix for climate misinformation on its apps.

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Massive swing in media reporting of climate science: New study

A new study of thousands of articles just discovered that 90% of media coverage represented the scientific consensus stating that human activity is responsible for global warming. This represents an increase from 50% 16 years ago.

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United Nations Welcomes Paying.Green® as Participant Member in UN Global Compact

The United Nations Global Compact, New York, has announced today that Paying.Green® has joined as a Participant.

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Australia Ranks Dead Last in World For Climate Action, According to Recent UN Report

Australia has come in last place for climate action according to the United Nations latest Sustainable Development Report. The report aims to assess the progress of nations towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. The latest edition of the report, which is produced by the UN-supported Sustainable Development Solutions Network, saw …

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Corporate Accountability for Climate Impact: New Legal Norm

Experts state that scientific advances are bound to make it easier to attribute climate breakdown associated damages to the activities of companies. Companies could soon be facing a renewed movement of legal action seeking to hold them accountable for their greenhouse gas emissions, as a result of advances in climate …

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NATO Turns To Face Climate Threat

Leaders of the Western military alliance have agreed to a climate action plan that makes their armed forces carbon-neutral by 2050

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The most important scientific discovery of our time: NetFlix

Netflix states that the film, just released, centres around David Attenborough and Swedish Professor Johan Rockström’s research and records “the most important scientific discovery of our time.

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