Hundreds of climate activists call an end to their protest inside one of Germany's biggest open-pit coal mines after police repeatedly ordered them to leave, pulling some protesters from the site.
Millions of people are without water and taps are running dry due to a severe water shortage in the Indian city of Chennai. What's happening there could play out in other cities worldwide, experts warn.
One of Australia's leading financial regulators warns businesses that conservative bodies with 'barely a hipster beard…between them' agree that climate change is a financial risk.
The multi-billion-dollar Emissions Reduction Fund is under review and one idea being considered is to use taxpayer money to subsidise power generators, including coal-fired stations.
Scott Morrison injects $2 billion into the Emissions Reduction Fund, but analysis reveals the program is failing to spend the funding it already has and experts warn projects that promise abatement don't always eventuate.
The best historical dramas work as fables and as an allegory for our times, Chernobyl couldn't be more fitting. We ought to heed this warning, writes Cameron Williams.
Pope Francis says that carbon pricing is "essential" to stem global warming — his clearest statement yet in support of penalising polluters — and appeals to climate change deniers to listen to science.
The virtual currency bitcoin is responsible for the same amount of carbon dioxide emissions as a city like Las Vegas, according to a new study.
Some 970 million people — including more than 2.4 million Australians — live in areas with high exposure to climate hazards including cyclones, floods, bushfires, desertification and rising sea levels, a new report finds.