July on course to be hottest month ever, say climate scientists
The Guardian, 16 July 2019
Record temperatures across much of the world over the past two weeks could make July the hottest month ever measured on Earth, according to climate scientists.
Environmentalists: Asean should ban imports of foreign trash
NST, 18 June 2019
Environmental groups called on Tuesday for Southeast Asian countries to ban waste imports from developed countries to help tackle a plastic pollution crisis, as regional leaders prepare to meet this week in Bangkok.
Canada says working with Malaysia over shipment of waste
The Star, 17 June 2019
The Canadian Government is working with the Malaysian authorities to address any issues related to the shipment of waste from the North American country, says its High Commission here.
11 Million People Now Have Jobs In Renewable Energy
Forbes, 17 June 2019
Eleven million people around the world were employed by the renewable energy sector in 2018, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) reports from their latest analysis.
What would life be like in a zero-carbon country?
CNN, 16 June 2019
Net zero means the amount of greenhouse gases emitted into the atmosphere is no more than the amount taken out. By setting the target, the government is doing what it promised to do. Under the 2015 Paris Climate Accord, the UK and almost 200 other countries pledged to work together to keep global warming in check.