New team's green credentials underline president-elect's commitment to low carbon agenda
US president-elect Barack Obama yesterday announced the appointment of Nobel Prize winning physicist Steven Chu as his energy secretary and Carol Browner as the White House head of energy and environmental...
Scientists, politicians, NGO leaders and business executives offer their takes on the Paris Agreement rulebook
COP24: Paris Agreement 'stays on course' as Rulebook breakthroughs underline global commitment to climate action
Talks in Katowice overran by more than a day, as late rows over carbon market rules escalated, but final agreement paves way for a ramping up of global decarbonisation efforts
Scheduled end of COP24 sails past as countries tussle over details of Paris Agreement Rulebook
Negotiators expect talks to run into the weekend, but hopes for finished rule book remain high