Carbon / Emissions Markets

Naturalist Attenborough urges climate meet to tackle ‘greatest…

Naturalist Attenborough urges climate meet to tackle ‘greatest…

Published 03/12/2018

KATOWICE, Poland (Reuters) - British broadcaster and environmentalist David Attenborough on Monday urged world leaders, meeting in Poland to agree ways to limit global warming, [more…]

Low emission zones improve city air, but not enough: study

Low emission zones improve city air, but not enough: study

Published 14/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - London’s low emission traffic zone has modestly reduced residents’ exposure to diesel engine pollution, but the better air quality has not brought [more…]

South Africans make bricks from human urine

South Africans make bricks from human urine

Published 02/11/2018

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South African researchers say they have made bricks using human urine in a natural process involving colonies of bacteria, which could [more…]

Euro zone investor morale falls on Italy, car industry worries

Euro zone investor morale falls on Italy, car industry worries

Published 08/10/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Investor morale in the euro zone fell more than expected in October, a survey showed on Monday, as concerns about Italy’s fiscal [more…]

Electric cars cast growing shadow on profits

Electric cars cast growing shadow on profits

Published 01/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Electric cars are poised to arrive en masse in European showrooms after years of hyped concept-car launches and billions in investment by [more…]

VW investors seek $11 billion damages over dieselgate scandal

VW investors seek $11 billion damages over dieselgate scandal

Published 10/09/2018

BRAUNSCHWEIG, Germany (Reuters) - Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) went on trial on Monday to face investors seeking 9.2 billion euros ($10.6 billion) in compensation, arguing the carmaker [more…]

Supreme Court nominee has been a foe of emissions rules

Supreme Court nominee has been a foe of emissions rules

Published 10/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Brett Kavanaugh, nominated on Monday to be a Supreme Court justice by U.S. President Donald Trump, is a long-time skeptic of business [more…]

Under fire for ethics scandals, EPA chief Pruitt resigns

Under fire for ethics scandals, EPA chief Pruitt resigns

Published 06/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, who had been lauded by President Donald Trump for his aggressive efforts to roll back environmental [more…]

BMW not considering moving production out of Britain over Brexit:…

BMW not considering moving production out of Britain over Brexit:…

Published 26/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - BMW (BMWG.DE) is not considering moving production out of Britain because of uncertainty connected to Brexit, the company’s special representative in Britain [more…]

As investment stalls, auto industry warns PM May: Avert a Brexit…

As investment stalls, auto industry warns PM May: Avert a Brexit…

Published 26/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Uncertainty over Brexit has halved new investment in the British car industry and Prime Minister Theresa May should urgently change tack and [more…]