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Total’s high Q2 profit: Activists want flow of money to fossil fuel majors halted

Apparently overwhelmed by the staggering second quarter profits of $5.7 billion announced on Thursday, July 28, 2022 by oil giant Total to shareholders, some activists have...

Renewable power remains cost-competitive amid fossil fuel crisis

Costs for renewables continued to fall in 2021 as supply chain challenges and rising commodity prices have yet to show their full impact on...

Fossil fuels will only deliver ‘climate chaos,’ UN chief warns

UN Secretary General, António Guterres, says the current global economic paradigm of infinite growth based on using up a finite number of resources, such...

Parents call for a global treaty to end fossil fuels ahead of Stockholm+50

Ahead of the 50th anniversary of the first international UN summit on the environment, parents, grandparents and carers from 32 countries have come together...

Thought leaders: IPCC report reaffirms urgency to phase out fossil fuels

The latest publication from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) further strengthens the scientific consensus that tackling fossil fuel production head on is...

Energy transition: Shell boss urges Nigeria to optimise resources

The Country Chair of Shell Companies in Nigeria, Mr. Osagie Okunbor, has advised that Nigeria should adopt a two-pronged strategy for its energy transition programme in...

Activists call out govts, financiers, fossil fuel companies over continued involvement in fossil fuels

As the UN climate talks continue in Glasgow, energy stakeholders in Africa are congregating in Cape Town, South Africa, for the Africa Energy Week...

New report urges equitable phase out of fossil fuels to keep alive 1.5°C

A global coalition of civil society organisations from social movements, environmental and development NGOs, trade unions and faith groups on Wednesday, November 3, 2021...

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Youth agripreneurs celebrate International Youth Day

The IITA Youth Agripreneurs (IYA) is recognised as one of the pioneer models for youth engagement in the agriculture...
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Drought declared for parts of England after driest summer in 50 years

A drought has been declared for parts of England following the driest summer of 50 years. The conditions had almost...

China issues highest alert for high temperatures

China’s national observatory on Friday, August 12, 2022, issued a red alert for high temperatures, the most severe warning...

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Youth agripreneurs celebrate International Youth Day

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Drought declared for parts of England after driest summer in 50 years

A drought has been declared for parts of England...