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£2T in pension schemes not aligned with Paris Agreement

£2T in pension schemes not aligned with Paris Agreement: About £2 trillion invested in UK retirement pots are misaligned with the Paris Climate Agreement. A current study by Make My Money Matter projects a staggering 71 of 100 major pension funds have not made ‘robust’ net zero emissions commitments yet. The writers of the study…
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PM at UN General Assembly: “Humanity must grow up”

PM at UN General Assembly: “Humanity must grow up”: Prime Minister Boris Johnson said to leaders that it is time for humanity to grow up in order to stop climate change & its impacts. Addressing the UN General Assembly in New York Boris Johnson stated: “Daily, weekly, we are doing such irreversible damage that long…
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Welsh Gov & Ford £1.8m to fund low carbon vehicle tech

Welsh Gov & Ford £1.8m to fund low carbon vehicle tech: A £1.8 million fund is being set up by the Welsh Government & Ford to finance innovation with low carbon vehicle technologies. The Ford Low Carbon Vehicle Transition Fund is looking to address tactical industrial technical issues connected to low carbon vehicles as well…
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Climate change places 1 billion children’s lives in danger

Climate change places 1 billion children’s lives in danger: Almost 50% of the world’s children, an evaluated one billion, are located in one of the 33 countries categorised as ‘extremely high risk’ due to climate change. That’s as claimed by the current breakthrough report by UNICEF, that indicates nearly every child on Earth is vulnerable…
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Historic buildings could assist in UK’s net zero aims

Historic buildings could assist in UK’s net zero aims Historic buildings located around the country could assist in the UK’s fight against climate change, according to new research The study was commissioned by property business Grosvenor, this study estimates that ensuring historic buildings are more energy efficient they have the potential to generate carbon savings…
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Climate hitting ‘worst case scenario’ levels

Climate hitting ‘worst case scenario’ levels: More extreme weather and flooding are set to impact the UK as the climate emergency gets worse,  “worst case scenario” levels are being reached with extreme weather and flooding, says the Environent Agency. The government is being called on to take action to tackle the “unseen pandemic” by Cheif…
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£4m Bristol package for climate and eco emergencies

£4m Bristol package for climate and eco emergencies: A £4 million financial package has been agreed by Bristol to reduce the carbon and ecological footprint of the city. Earlier this week it was agreed by the Cabinet, marking the first anniversary of becoming the first city in the UK to declare a climate and ecological…
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Extinction Rebellion protest by gifting David Attenborough

Extinction Rebellion protest by gifting David Attenborough: A small activist group from Extinction Rebellion presently delivered a parcel of symbolic ‘gifts’ to Sir David Attenborough’s doorstep of his home in Richmond, London. The special delivery came with a letter and an olive tree decorated with photographs of environmentalists. Known for staging protests for the climate…
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Prince William launches £50m Earthshot Prize

Prince William launches £50m Earthshot Prize: An initiative that strives to become the most distinguished global environment prize historically, Prince William has launched the Earthshot Prize The decade-long enterprise will see £50 million allocated to pioneers during the course of a decade that will work in order to tackle climate challenges across biodiversity and nature,…
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