Climate & Warming

JUST DO IT - a film with unprecedented access to the world of Climate Change activism - opens in London

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Just Do It lifts the lid on climate activism and the daring troublemakers who have crossed the line to become modern day outlaws

JUST DO IT is an observational documentary from award winning filmmaker Emily James, who gained exceptional access to the environmental direct action movement in the UK. Read more »

Lufthansa launches scheduled flights using biofuel

Lufthansa is the first airline worldwide to use biosynthetic kerosene in scheduled flight operations

Lufthansa is today (15th July 2011) launching a six-month biofuel trial on regular scheduled flights. A Lufthansa Airbus A321 will fly the Hamburg-Frankfurt-Hamburg route four times daily. Read more »

‘Guerilla Ballet’ disrupts BP-sponsored opera event in Trafalgar Square

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NASA Scientist James Hansen has said that irreversible climate change is inevitable if all the oil in the Canadian tar sands is burned.

Three ballet dancers interrupted BP's third and final Summer Screen in Trafalgar Square, London, 30 minutes before the scheduled broadcast of the opera Cinderella began. Read more »

80% of drivers changing how they drive to save fuel

80% of drivers have changed their driving behaviour to save fuel, according to the IAM’s latest opinion poll. Read more »

Artificial trees, air capture machines & synthetic fuels: solutions to tackle climate change

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers is calling for funding to be prioritised for geo-engineering technologies

"Governments must prioritise funding for geo-engineering," says IMechE. Machines like artificial trees hold the key to tackling CO2 emissions from aeroplanes and ships. Read more »

Boeing projects $4 Trillion market for 33,500 new planes over next 20 years

Boeing, the US aeroplane manufacturer, is forecasting a $4 trillion market for new aircraft over the next 20 years with a significant increase in forecasted deliveries. Read more »

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