New US, Canada, Mexico climate alliance may gain in unity

Inside Climate News: U.S. President Barack Obama, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto agreed to a set of common climate [...]

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7 questions about the ‘Three Amigos’ energy deal

ClimateWire: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (center), Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto (left) and President Obama take part in the North American Leaders’ Summit at [...]

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Brexit spells end to EU leadership in climate diplomacy

Reuters: The words ”Knock out the toxic tonnes” are seen on a giant ball during a protest by environmental activists in front of the European [...]

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Richest nations fail to agree on deadline to phase out fossil fuel subsidies

Washington Post: Energy ministers from the world’s major economies have failed to reach agreement on a deadline to phase out hundreds of billions of dollars [...]

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Children at nearly 90 London secondary schools exposed to dangerous air pollution

Guardian: Children at nearly 90 secondary schools in London breathe illegal and dangerous levels of air pollution, a report for the mayor reveals.
Former mayor Boris [...]

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British Gas in free one-day energy deal to promote smart meters

Guardian: British Gas is offering free daytime electricity for one day each weekend to more than 2 million customers in what the UK’s biggest energy [...]

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Stop spreading misinformation on coal demand

Guardian: In their book Climate Change, Capitalism and Corporations, published prior to the Paris climate change meeting last December, Chris Wright and Daniel Nyberg highlighted [...]

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Orangutans return home after Indonesia forest fires

BBC: Three orangutans rescued from forest fires in Indonesia are returned to the wild by International Animal Rescue workers.

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Health officials race to prevent Congo yellow fever disaster

Reuters: It is the stuff of a disaster movie: an outbreak of yellow fever in Congo’s capital city, full of unvaccinated people mostly huddled together [...]

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Mauritius braces itself for climate change

Deutsche Welle: Mauritius braces itself for climate change
President of Mauritius Ameenah Gurib-Fakim tells DW how her island nation is preparing for the impacts of climate [...]

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