Climate News

A digest of interesting news about climate change from around the world, compiled by us.

Go for net zero

A practical plan for reliable, affordable, low-emissions electricity. (Grattan Institute, Melbourne) Introduction, Podcast and Report >

Deforestation in the Amazon

Warming and deforestation turn the Amazon into a source of carbon dioxide.'Climate change and deforestation have flipped a large swathe of the Amazon basin from absorbing to emitting planet-warming CO2' (, Science X Network) >

Key reports on climate impacts and solutions: United Nations.

• World Bank | The Economic Case for Nature • WMO | State of the Global Climate 2020 • WMO | Greenhouse Gas Bulletin • WMO |State of Climate Services (2020) (United Nations, New York) >

CSIRO Report on Climate and Disaster Resilience

An Expert Advisory Panel chaired by Australia’s Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel. ' independent study recommending ways in which Australia can increase its climate and disaster resilience...' (CSIRO, Canberra) >

Murray–Darling Basin water 2021

Storages, allocations and trading information for Basin catchments. (Bureau of Meteorology, Canberra) >

Motor Vehicle Census, Australia

'There were 23 thousand electric vehicle registrations.' [2020 year]. (Australian Bureau of Statistics, Canberra) >

Measuring Corporate Value

Changing the way value is measured to help companies focus on the long term. (The Embankment Project for Inclusive Capitalism) >

Sidelining Global Challenges

For CEOs, are the days of sidelining global challenges numbered? (Ernst & Young Global) >

Driving Corporate Transformative Action

How your board can drive transformative action on climate change. (Ernst & Young Global) >

Biodiversity Disclosure Requirements

France’s Article 29: biodiversity disclosure requirements a sign of what’s to come. 'French financial institutions are now required to disclose both biodiversity- and climate-related risks and impacts, as a new decree from the French financial regulator...' (Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures)