Five major wildlife protection groups have petitioned the United States Fish and Wildlife Service to list the giraffe as an endangered species.
All cars sold in India will be electric by 2030 - good news for environmentalists, but bad news for the oil and gas industry.
The world's plastic problem, requires a global solution.
An unexpected thaw of permafrost allows water into the 'Doomsday' vault - a deep freeze designed to protect the world's seed supplies.
An uninhabited Pacific island thousands of miles away from the nearest city has been named as the most plastic-polluted place on earth.
Innovation in materials, product design, and circular business models will help build a new plastics economy.
Data shows that Germany generated 85% of its electricity from renewable sources on Sunday 30th April.
A chart from the World Resources Institute highlights the breakdown of global greenhouse gas emissions.
Breica, who has a Master’s degree in energy efficiency, built the first house for his grandmother using 6000 plastic bottles filled with sand and straw.
The last piece of summer sea-ice in the Arctic is expected to melt away in just 23 years, three decades earlier than previously expected.
The good news is that most of the technology to conserve and replenish the planet’s dwindling freshwater supplies already exists.
A new study has 'found' 467 million hectares of previously unreported forest - nearly two-thirds the size of Australia.
A 22-year-old is moving ahead with a controversial plan to trap plastic floating in the great Pacific garbage patch.
The Pacific Ocean could play a key role in how fast we reach 1.5C.
The Middle East has the means, but does it have the will to rely more on sustainable energy?