The amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013 driven by a surge in the level of carbon dioxide, the World Meteorological Organisation said, urging international action to combat climate change.
China is struggling to meet its 2011-2015 targets to reduce pollution, cut greenhouse gas growth and introduce cleaner sources of energy, a report submitted to the country's parliament said on Wednesday.
The report, which cove
Atmospheric volumes of greenhouse gases blamed for climate change hit a new record in 2012, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) said on Wednesday.
"For all these major greenhouse gases the concentrations are reaching
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai and the Dubai Carbon Centre of Excellence (DCCE) recently signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at curbing the emissions of carbon and greenhouse gases.
“The RTA is seeki
Bahrain is preparing to introduce comprehensive laws to regulate greenhouse gases, said a senior government official, adding that a draft proposal to bring in new legislation has been sent to the Cabinet for approval.
Speaking on the sidel
Companies in Bahrain can cash in from environment projects that help reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
Developers and industries are being encouraged to take advantage of the Kyoto Protocol's Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), sai
The worst financial crisis since the 1930s may be a chance to put price tags on nature in a radical economic rethink to protect everything from coral reefs to rainforests, environmental experts say.
Farmers know the value of land from the
Global carbon emissions rose rapidly in 2007, an annual study says, with developing nations such as China and India now producing more than half of mankind's output of carbon dioxide, the main gas blamed for global warming.