AJ Impact

Climate activist goes for CEO job at Poland's top coal polluter

Greenpeace activist applies for top role at PGE with the goal of eliminating coal from power production by 2030.

Climate activist goes for CEO job at Poland's top coal polluter

AJ Impact

New BP chief promises net-zero emissions by 2050

The pledge, made by CEO Bernard Looney, puts BP ahead of goals set by industry rivals, including all US oil companies.

New BP chief promises net-zero emissions by 2050

AJ Impact

US Republican climate plan seeks to absorb - not cut - emissions

Lawmakers advocate planting one trillion trees to remove carbon from the air.

US Republican climate plan seeks to absorb - not cut - emissions

Opinion

A victory over Sweden's colonialism

A recent court verdict could affect Indigenous rights in Sweden and beyond.

Jenni Laiti

by Jenni Laiti
- Florian Carl

Jenni Laiti

Podcast

Facing climate change in two sinking towns

Al Jazeera's Heidi Zhou-Castro brings us to two US communities that will soon cease to exist.

Facing climate change in two sinking towns

AJ Impact

Polish farmers fight Europe's largest coal plant

Instead of following EU-wide efforts to phase out coal, Poland wants to extend the life of Europe's largest coal plant.

Polish farmers fight Europe's largest coal plant

AJ Impact

Joaquin Phoenix uses Oscar buzz to spotlight climate perils

The Joker star's new movie draws attention to the catastrophic damage caused by human-induced global warming.

Joaquin Phoenix uses Oscar buzz to spotlight climate perils

AJ Impact

EU power sector emissions drop as coal collapses across Europe

The year 2019 saw record decline in CO2 emitted from electricity generation as renewable sources rose to a new high.

EU power sector emissions drop as coal collapses across Europe

AJ Impact

$18 trillion investor group calls out industry giants on climate

New research reveals just one-fifth of cement, aluminium, steel and paper firms are in line with Paris climate goals.

$18 trillion investor group calls out industry giants on climate

US Elections 2020

For many young evangelicals in Iowa, climate is front and centre

As Iowa kicks off 2020 US presidential primary and caucus season, young evangelicals are demanding climate action.

For many young evangelicals in Iowa, climate is front and centre

AJ Impact

'Nobel for environment': India's Pavan Sukhdev wins Tyler Prize

Sukhdev wins the prestigious prize for 'revolutionising how decision-makers would come to view the natural world'.

'Nobel for environment': India's Pavan Sukhdev wins Tyler Prize

AJ Impact

'We are a ghost town': Counting the cost of Australia's bushfires

The agriculture and tourism industries are feeling the worst effects of Australia's devastating bushfire season.

'We are a ghost town': Counting the cost of Australia's bushfires

Opinion

It is time to change the definition of refugee

Climate change is an existential threat to humanity and as such, should be included in legislation on asylum seeking.

Bill Frelick

by Bill Frelick

Bill Frelick

Racism

Anger as Ugandan activist cropped out of photo with white peers

Climate advocate Vanessa Nakate calls out racism after she is removed from image taken with her white peers in Davos.

Anger as Ugandan activist cropped out of photo with white peers

The Listening Post

The Murdoch media: Polluting Australia's airwaves?

As bushfires flare, Murdoch's news empire peddles climate scepticism. Plus, the legacy of Daphne Caruana Galizia.