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Earth’s sunscreen: What happens when snow disappears?
As emissions caused largely by burning fossil fuels continue to change the climate, temperatures are simply too warm to sustain snow.
Deadly heat wave now 30 times more likely
The burning of fossil fuels like coal and gas supercharged the heat wave that has scorched India and Pakistan in recent weeks, two separate...
Cabinet approves national biofuel policy post amendments
The policy was drafted to help in meeting the target of reducing import dependence on fossil fuels by 10 per cent from 2014- 15 levels by the year...
COP26: Activists ask Church of England to divest from fossil fuels
In the run-up to the UN climate change summit named COP26, five Christians dressed as penitents whilst a member of the clergy poured fake oil over...
Cooking With Coal, Wood Linked To Higher Risk Of Eye Diseases
Individuals who switched from using solid to clean fuels for cooking had smaller elevated risks (over those who had always used clean fuels) compared...
Fossil Fuel Power Peaks: Emerging markets leapfrog to renewables
Emerging economies are increasingly investing in clean power grids over polluting power plants, but many nations are still reluctant to quit coal.
UN chief: don't 'throw away' stimulus money on fossil fuels
The UN chief noted that large investors are already pulling their money out of heavily polluting industries, especially coal.
Vatican urges Catholics to drop investments in fossil fuels, arms
The Vatican urged Catholics on Thursday to disinvest from the armaments and fossil fuel industries and to closely monitor companies in sectors such as...