Carbon emissions

New nuclear power plant planned for Suffolk coast 'would be devastating' for wildlife

17 minutes ago   |   The Independent

EDF Energy applies for permission to build twin-reactor power station that could generate low-carbon electricity for six million homes, but plans prompt outcry over...
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Pandemic ‘deepens' BP's net zero transition but firm keeps quiet on finer details

1 hour ago   |   Energy Voice

Energy giant BP has told shareholders its net zero transition is “deepened and accelerated” by the Covid-19 pandemic, but kept quiet on the fine print. At the company's 111 th...
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Traces from nuclear-weapons tests offer clues to whale sharks' ages | Science News for Students

3 hours ago   |   Science News for Students

Traces from nuclear-weapons tests offer clues to whale sharks' ages | Science News for Students : It's been surprisingly hard to figure out how old a whale shark is. Now...
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World's largest all-electric aircraft set for first flight

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Nine-seater plane should take to skies on Thursday and produce no carbon emissions The world's largest all-electric aircraft is about to take to the skies for the first time...
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Record spending cuts this year, IEA warns

5 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

The coronavirus pandemic has triggered the “largest drop in global energy investment in history”, the International Energy Agency has said, launching its World Energy...
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We need more than a coronavirus lockdown to solve climate change

6 hours ago   |   Grist

View the video in your browser We rigged up this bucket to show how 2020's carbon emissions can hang around for a long time. This story was originally published by Grist with...
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BMW eDrive Zone will automatically switch your PHEV to electric-only drive when entering a low emission area

BMW eDrive Zone will automatically switch your PHEV to electric-only drive when entering a low emission area

6 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint

BMW has announced a huge range of updates coming into effect in summer 2020 - including a greater focus on how its plug-in hybrid models use their battery range. From summer...
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Energy giant SSE sets out a greenprint for clean recovery

7 hours ago   |   The Courier

Perth based energy giant SSE has called on the UK Government to greenlight billions of pounds of private investment in low carbon infrastructure to help the economy rebound...
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Acer announces Aspire 7 gaming laptop in India, priced Rs 54,990

Acer announces Aspire 7 gaming laptop in India, priced Rs 54,990

7 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Acer has expanded its gaming laptop portfolio in India today with the launch of the Acer Aspire 7. This is an affordable gaming machine that will be available only on Flipkart...
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The Climate Group Welcomes Two New North American Board of Directors - David Crane and Gary Doer

The Climate Group Welcomes Two New North American Board of Directors - David Crane and Gary Doer

8 hours ago   |   Climate Group

New York, NY - May 26, 2020 - International non-profit, The Climate Group, welcomes two new Directors to the organization's North American board: Mr. David Crane and Mr. Gary...
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Coronavirus: Premier League return inches closer as clubs vote to resume...

Coronavirus: Premier League return inches closer as clubs vote to resume contact training

The Premier League has moved a step closer to restarting fixtures as coronavirus restrictions are eased, after clubs voted unanimously to resume contact training. Read more ...

The 2 astronauts flying SpaceX's new Crew Dragon spaceship explain what it's...

The 2 astronauts flying SpaceX's new Crew Dragon spaceship explain what it's like to operate it

On Wednesday afternoon, the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft plans to launch its Demo-2 mission. NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are set to pilot the fully automated... Read more ...

Katie Price gushes her son Harvey 'defied all the odds' in 18th birthday message

Katie Price gushes her son Harvey 'defied all the odds' in 18th birthday message

Katie Price celebrated how her son Harvey - who is visually impaired, autistic and suffers from Prader-Willi syndrome - has never let his disabilities stop him Read more ...

Head of Twitter's fact checking has a history of anti-Trump tweets

Head of Twitter's fact checking has a history of anti-Trump tweets

Prior tweets from Yoel Roth, whose official title at Twitter is head of Site Integrity, emerged after the social media giant put a fact-checking warning on Trump's posts for... Read more ...

Louise Smith: Man arrested on suspicion of murdering teenager

Louise Smith: Man arrested on suspicion of murdering teenager

A man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of 16-year-old Louise Smith, who disappeared on VE Day. Read more ...

Watch the Duchess of Cornwall give dramatic James and the Giant Peach...

Watch the Duchess of Cornwall give dramatic James and the Giant Peach reading - with all the voices!

The Duchess of Cornwall showcased her impressive acting skills for the first time ever as... Read more ...

SpaceX rocket carrying astronauts to the ISS will be visible over the UK tonight

SpaceX rocket carrying astronauts to the ISS will be visible over the UK tonight

SpaceX is flying two astronauts up to the ISS tonight - you'll be able to see it Over in America, Nasa is getting ready to launch two astronauts up to orbit so they can join... Read more ...

All the new rules for Scots McDonald's drive-thrus reopening next week

All the new rules for Scots McDonald's drive-thrus reopening next week

McDonald's will have safety measures and a limited menu when it returns in Scotland next week. Read more ...

Mario Balotelli set to be released by Brescia - two years before contract ends

Mario Balotelli set to be released by Brescia - two years before contract ends

Mario Balotelli only joined Brescia last summer but his spell with the Serie A side looks to be over after clashing with president Massimo Cellino Read more ...

How to watch SpaceX launch today

How to watch SpaceX launch today

Today marks the first time in almost a decade that astronauts from the United States will be sent into space - and the first time ever that a private company has teamed with... Read more ...