climate

New UN Climate Conference to be held in Egypt

New UN Climate Conference to be held in Egypt

Egypt will host the United Nations (UN) Climate Change Conference COP27 in 2022. "The conference will take place at the Red Sea resort in Sharm el-Sheikh," the Finnish Ministry of the Environment said after the Glasgow …

Paris Climate Agreement comes into effect in Turkey

Paris Climate Agreement comes into effect in Turkey

The Paris Climate Agreement to limit the global temperature increase to 1.5 degrees at the end of the century has entered into force in Turkey on November 10. The Agreement creates the …

Russian Presidential envoy meets with John Kerry

Russian Presidential envoy meets with John Kerry

Special Presidential Envoy for Climate Ruslan Edelgeriev met with his American counterpart John Kerry at the COP 26th UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow. He noted that the negotiations were held in a productive atmosphere. The …

Biden blasts China, Russia for not 'showing up' at COP26

Biden blasts China, Russia for not 'showing up' at COP26

U.S. President Joe Biden scolded Chinese and Russian leaders for not participating in an ongoing climate summit, accusing them of having "walked away." "I think – presumptuous of me to talk for another leader …

Georgia to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 1990 levels

Georgia to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 1990 levels

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili has delivered a speech at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow, the United Kingdom, touching on ‘critical importance’ of COP26 for Georgia.  …

Biden apologizes for Trump exit from climate accord

Biden apologizes for Trump exit from climate accord

U.S. President Joe Biden apologized to world leaders for his predecessor Donald Trump's withdrawal from a global climate accord and said fighting the crisis should be seen as an economic opportunity. In a reference to Trump, who …

Erdogan skips Glasgow climate summit in security dispute

Erdogan skips Glasgow climate summit in security dispute

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has cancelled plans to attend the COP26 climate conference after Britain failed to meet Ankara's demands on security arrangements, two Turkish officials said on Monday. Erdogan returned to …

G20 nations call for keeping global warming under 1.5°C

G20 nations call for keeping global warming under 1.5°C

The Group of Twenty nations call for measures to keep climate change at a level of 1.5°C, according to the G20 Leaders’ Declaration passed on Sunday. "We remain committed to the Paris Agreement goal to hold the global …

Russia to refocus energy strategy

Russia to refocus energy strategy

Russia's aim to be carbon neutral by 2060 -- announced by President Putin in the run-up to the COP26 climate meeting -- will require a huge restructuring of its economy, which is today heavily dependent on oil and gas revenues

Erdogan travels to Italy and the UK

Erdogan travels to Italy and the UK

In the next few days, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will visit Italy and Great Britain. This was reported by the Public Relations Department of the Turkish Presidential Administration. The visit to Italy is scheduled for …

Dinosaur warns UN about human extinction (VIDEO)

Dinosaur warns UN about human extinction (VIDEO)

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) released a video using a CGI dinosaur to address the future of human existence amid the impending climate crisis. The short film, launched today, as the centerpiece of a new …

Will geothermal energy replace hydrocarbons?

Will geothermal energy replace hydrocarbons?

As the world begins to accept the urgency of mitigating and adapting to climate change, many nations around the globe are starting to work toward a clean energy transition in more tangible and ambitious ways than ever before

Turkish parliament ratifies Paris climate agreement

Turkish parliament ratifies Paris climate agreement

Turkey's parliament ratified the Paris climate agreement on Wednesday, making it the last G20 country to do so, after holding off for years due to what it saw as injustices in its responsibilities as part of the agreement. Turkey …

Instead of dealing with consequences of crises Turkey must prevent them

Instead of dealing with consequences of crises Turkey must prevent them

Without a doubt, climate change is a common issue for the whole world to focus on. It is always right beside us and appears in different forms. For example, the rise in global temperatures, which are now 1.2 degrees Celcius (2 degrees Fahrenheit) above pre-industrial times, is both heating up the Earth and destabilizing it.