March 2024

DeBriefed 1 March 2024: EU’s ‘flagship’ nature law approved

This is an online version of Carbon Brief’s weekly DeBriefed email newsletter. Subscribe for free here. This week EU passes nature law  NATURE LAW: On Tuesday, the European parliament approved its “flagship” law to restore nature, reported Reuters, despite a backlash “ignited” by protests from farmers across Europe in recent weeks. The long-awaited “nature restoration” law commits countries […]

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State of the Climate: 2023 smashes records for surface temperature and ocean heat

Last year was the warmest since records began in the mid-1800s – and likely for many thousands of years before.  It was the first year in which average global temperatures at the surface exceeded 1.5C above pre-industrial levels in at least one global temperature dataset. Here, Carbon Brief examines the latest data across the oceans, atmosphere,

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Why 2023 was an exceptional year for Antarctic sea ice

While 2023 made headlines for smashing global temperature records, last year also saw some truly remarkable events in the Antarctic. After crashing to a record-low summer extent in February, sea ice around the southern continent regrew extremely slowly.  By July, when sea ice should be approaching its maximum winter coverage, there was an area of ice “missing” that

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Unveiling the Significance of COP 23: Deciphering the World Summit’s Impact on Our Global Climate Agenda

As the world faces escalating climate challenges, the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP28, emerges as a pivotal milestone in our collective efforts to combat climate change and foster sustainability. Let’s embark on a journey to uncover the significance of COP28, decoding its impact on shaping our global climate agenda Navigating the Essence of COP23

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Leveraging Ecosystem Services for Sustainable Growth: A Comprehensive Guide

In today’s fast-paced world, where environmental concerns are at the forefront, the significance of preserving and enhancing natural ecosystems cannot be overstated. Ecosystem services emerge as invaluable assets, offering a myriad of benefits essential for sustaining life while fostering community well-being and economic prosperity. Delving into the profound importance of ecosystem services and their optimization

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