Nick Clark

Nick Clark

Nick Clark is the environment editor for Al Jazeera English. He has also works as a network presenter and correspondent and is a Royal Television Society award winner. He was a 2014 Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT.

Environment

Paris global warming agreement on track despite US pullout

Despite Donald Trump's opposition, world leaders in Bonn have agreed to continue forward with the Paris Agreement on climate change, but activists were disappointed that greater action was not taken.

Paris global warming agreement on track despite US pullout

Climate SOS

2018 a key year to 'step up climate action'

United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bonn ended with some progress on the implementation of the Paris Agreement.

2018 a key year to 'step up climate action'

Environment

Bonn: Paris Agreement will go on despite US withdrawal

Many in Bonn are predictably unhappy with President Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement.

Bonn: Paris Agreement will go on despite US withdrawal

Germany

Bonn climate conference: world leaders discuss global warming

At the UN Climate Change Conference 2017 in Bonn, Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron have declared their willingness to lead the fight against global warming in the absence of US engagement.

Bonn climate conference: world leaders discuss global warming

Europe

Timber business ‘booming’ as global demand soars

Some architects are reverting back to one of the oldest forms of building material which is cheaper, faster and more sustainable.

Timber business ‘booming’ as global demand soars

Business & Economy

Ex-industrial hub in Germany banking on tourism

The Ruhr region of Germany was once the nation's industrial hub but has fallen into decline. Now one of its major cities is capitalising on its powerhouse past and hoping that tourism can help recharge its economy.

Ex-industrial hub in Germany banking on tourism

Environment

Will Lofoten remain protected from the oil industry?

Fishermen and tourism industry leaders worry that archipelago paradise will be the next to see oil and gas exploration.

Will Lofoten remain protected from the oil industry?

Europe

COP23: German coal use under scrutiny at climate talks

In recent years, there has been a huge surge in renewable energy in Germany, but coal, a harmful fossil fuel, still supplies about 40 percent of the country's total energy.

COP23: German coal use under scrutiny at climate talks

Europe

Trump's push for fossil fuels overshadows Bonn climate talks

The world's most powerful nations are due to meet in the German city of Bonn for the annual climate conference, which is meant to be about implementing the Paris climate agreement.

Trump's push for fossil fuels overshadows Bonn climate talks

Environment

COP23: Testing times for Paris climate pact after Trump withdrawal

COP23 to begin in Germany months after US president upset environmentalists and pulled out the Paris climate pact.

COP23: Testing times for Paris climate pact after Trump withdrawal

Europe

Beavers claw out of extinction in UK

The beaver, a once native mammal in the UK hunted to extinction more than 400 years ago, is making a comeback.

Beavers claw out of extinction in UK

Europe

Wolves, red squirrels make a comeback in Scotland

Animals like bears and lynx, last seen centuries ago, are being reintroduced into the wild across Europe.

Wolves, red squirrels make a comeback in Scotland