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Articles on Climate Disasters Economics

Weather disasters cost $150bn in 2020, revealing impact of climate change – report | Bushfires | The Guardian
Economics' failure over destruction of nature presents ‘extreme risks’ | Biodiversity | The Guardian
Rich countries must update financial vows to tackle climate crisis, says UN | Green economy | The Guardian
Climate crisis to triple flooding threat for low-income US homes by 2050 | Environment | The Guardian
Nature loss to rock global economy by £8trn by 2050
Are We On the Verge of Another Financial Crisis?
World’s largest asset manager says it will focus on climate change | PBS NewsHour
Redirect harmful subsidies to benefit the planet, UN urges governments | Environment | The Guardian
Investing 0.1% of global GDP could avoid breakdown of ecosystems, says UN report | Climate finance | The Guardian
Pacific Plunder: this is who profits from the mass extraction of the region’s natural resources – interactive | World news | The Guardian
Climate crisis to shrink G7 economies twice as much as Covid-19, says research | Climate change | The Guardian
G7 nations committing billions more to fossil fuel than green energy | G7 | The Guardian
UN blasts world leaders for failing to seal £72bn-a-year deal on climate | Cop26: Glasgow climate change conference 2021 | The Guardian
Up to 410 million people at risk from sea level rises – study | Sea level | The Guardian
Climate Crisis: The Green New Deal Is Cheap, Actually - Rolling Stone
Luxury homes in Australia are falling into the ocean due to coastal erosion - CNN
One in four cities cannot afford climate crisis protection measures – study | Climate change | The Guardian
Culture shock: how loss of animals’ shared knowledge threatens their survival | Conservation | The Guardian
The Rapid Decline Of The Natural World Is A Crisis Even Bigger Than Climate Change | HuffPost
Top insurers join Prince Charles to fight climate crisis | Insurance industry | The Guardian
Biggest climate toll in year of ‘devastating’ disasters revealed | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Funding needed for climate disasters has risen ‘more than 800%’ in 20 years | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Cost of world’s 10 most expensive natural disasters rises to $170bn, aid group finds | Natural disasters | The Guardian
£262bn investor says it will target bosses who fail on climate or human rights | Investing | The Guardian
Extreme weather has cost Europe about €500bn over 40 years | Extreme weather | The Guardian
Global climate change causing 315,000 deaths every year | Airclim
Climate Change Linked to 5 Million Deaths a Year, New Study Shows - Bloomberg
Climate Change Would Cause 83 Million Excess Deaths By 2100
Climate crisis is ‘battering our economy’ and driving inflation, new book says | Inflation | The Guardian
US indigenous communities to receive $46m to address global heating | Indigenous peoples | The Guardian
3.3 million US adults displaced by natural disasters in past year – survey | US news | The Guardian

Articles on Fossil Fuel Economics

New report shows just 100 companies are source of over 70% of emissions - CDP
Global oil demand 'could exceed pre-Covid levels without clean energy moves' | Oil | The Guardian
Oil firms knew decades ago fossil fuels posed grave health risks, files reveal | Environment | The Guardian
Feeding cows seaweed could cut their methane emissions by 82%, scientists say | Greenhouse gas emissions | The Guardian
'Kern runs on oil': as California confronts climate crisis, one county is ready to drill | California | The Guardian
Global oil companies have committed to 'net zero' emissions. It's a sham | Climate change | The Guardian
Cancel all planned coal projects globally to end ‘deadly addiction’, says UN chief | Coal | The Guardian
CO2 emissions: nations' pledges 'far away' from Paris target, says UN | Environment | The Guardian
Oil firms should disclose carbon output, says BlackRock | Financial sector | The Guardian
ISS updates proxy voting policy against directors who fail to address climate crisis | Banking | The Guardian
S&P warns Exxon, Chevron and other oil firms it may cut their credit ratings thanks to the push to zero-carbon | Markets Insider
Revealed: how the gas industry is waging war against climate action | US news | The Guardian
Names and Locations of the Top 100 People Killing the Planet
influencemap.org Big Oil’s Real Agenda on Climate Change
Global food production emissions 'would put Paris agreement out of reach' | Greenhouse gas emissions | The Guardian
BlackRock holds $85bn in coal despite pledge to sell fossil fuel shares | Financial sector | The Guardian
Exxon Mobil to invest $3 billion in carbon capture and other projects to lower emissions. - The New York Times
Exxon Carbon Emissions and Climate: Leaked Plans Reveal Rising CO2 Output - Bloomberg
Tax chemicals industry to help curb pollution internationally, experts propose - ICIJ
Emissions from 13 dairy firms match those of entire UK, says report | Environment | The Guardian
Big banks’ trillion-dollar finance for fossil fuels ‘shocking’, says report | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
Why we’re all to blame for China and India’s ‘filthy’ CO2 emissions | Living
Oil firms to pour extra 7m barrels per day into markets, data shows | Environment | The Guardian
State-owned fossil fuel firms' plan to invest $1.9tn could destroy climate hopes | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
Secretive national oil companies hold our climate in their hands | Environment | The Guardian
US and China commit to cooperating on climate crisis | Climate change | The Guardian
China ‘must shut 600 coal-fired plants’ to hit climate target | China | The Guardian
Oil firm bosses’ pay ‘incentivises them to undermine climate action’ | Greenhouse gas emissions | The Guardian
‘A great deception’: oil giants taken to task over ‘greenwash’ ads | Oil and gas companies | The Guardian
Environment protest being criminalised around world, say experts | Environmental activism | The Guardian
‘Relentless’ climate crisis intensified in 2020, says UN report | Climate change | The Guardian
Carbon emissions to soar in 2021 by second highest rate in history | Greenhouse gas emissions | The Guardian
Senator Bernie Sanders wants fossil fuel execs to testify to the budget committee - CBS News
Extinction Rebellion to step up campaign against banking system | Extinction Rebellion | The Guardian
US fossil-fuel companies took billions in tax breaks – and then laid off thousands | US news | The Guardian
Global alliance for phasing out coal not fit for purpose, says NGO | Coal | The Guardian
Shell unveils plans to become net-zero carbon company by 2050 | Business | The Guardian
Study: global banks 'failing miserably' on climate crisis by funneling trillions into fossil fuels | Environment | The Guardian
Saudi Arabia price war wipes billions from value of major oil firms | Business | The Guardian
Revealed: big oil's profits since 1990 total nearly $2tn | Business | The Guardian
Fossil fuel pollution behind 4m premature deaths a year – study | Environment | The Guardian
The fight to stop Nestlé from taking America's water to sell in plastic bottles | Environment | The Guardian
Revealed: the 20 firms behind a third of all carbon emissions | Environment | The Guardian
World's top three asset managers oversee $300bn fossil fuel investments | Environment | The Guardian
Former fossil fuels lobbyist to head interior department as Zinke exits | US news | The Guardian
Big Oil v the planet is the fight of our lives. Democrats must choose a side | David Sirota | Opinion | The Guardian
$180bn investment in plastic factories feeds global packaging binge | Environment | The Guardian
How the oil industry has spent billions to control the climate change conversation | Business | The Guardian
EU revealed to be world's biggest live animal exporter | Live exports | The Guardian
Big oil and gas kept a dirty secret for decades. Now they may pay the price | Climate change | The Guardian
How a powerful US lobby group helps big oil to block climate action | Oil | The Guardian
‘Reckless’: G20 states subsidised fossil fuels by $3tn since 2015, says report | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
The scientists hired by big oil who predicted the climate crisis long ago | Environment | The Guardian
HSBC has stakes in firms that plan more than 70 new coal plants | World news | The Guardian
ExxonMobil and Chevron suffer shareholder rebellions over climate | ExxonMobil | The Guardian
‘We have to pay the price’: Oslo’s plan to turn oil wealth into climate leadership | Climate change | The Guardian
Is Biden serious about climate? His 2,000 drilling and fracking permits suggest not | Wenonah Hauter | The Guardian
By pushing for more oil production, the US is killing its climate pledges | Adam Tooze | The Guardian
‘Abolish these companies, get rid of them’: what would it take to break up big oil? | Environment | The Guardian
Revealed: the 20 firms behind a third of all carbon emissions | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Just 100 companies responsible for 71% of global emissions, study says | Guardian sustainable business | The Guardian
Court orders Royal Dutch Shell to cut carbon emissions by 45% by 2030 | Royal Dutch Shell | The Guardian
Shell and Exxon's secret 1980s climate change warnings | Climate crisis | The Guardian
‘Abolish these companies, get rid of them’: what would it take to break up big oil? | Environment | The Guardian
Opec member urges oil producers to focus more on renewable energy | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
Without help for oil-producing countries, net zero by 2050 is a distant dream | Ali Allawi and Fatih Birol | The Guardian
Europe’s top 25 banks failing on green pledges, campaigners warn | Corporate governance | The Guardian
Big oil coined ‘carbon footprints’ to blame us for their greed. Keep them on the hook | Rebecca Solnit | The Guardian
New York City just declared war on the oil industry | Bill McKibben | Opinion | The Guardian
Five Asian countries account for 80% of new coal power investment | Coal | The Guardian
No new oil, gas or coal development if world is to reach net zero by 2050, says world energy body | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
BP criticised over plan to spend billions more on fossil fuels than green energy | BP | The Guardian
Will Joe Biden’s gamble on big oil pay off in leveling gas prices? | Oil and gas companies | The Guardian
Middle East states in line for $1.3tn windfall from extra oil revenues | Oil | The Guardian
Shell to give staff 8% bonus after record profits | Shell | The Guardian
ExxonMobil and Chevron shatter profit records; eurozone inflation hits record 8.9% – business live
Shell posts almost £10bn quarterly profits as households struggle with bills | Shell | The Guardian
Revealed: oil sector’s ‘staggering’ $3bn-a-day profits for last 50 years | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
Germany to reactivate coal power plants as Russia curbs gas flow | Germany | The Guardian
Chinese premier calls for more coal production as electricity demand soars | China | The Guardian
Shell boss faces investor rebellion over £13.5m pay package | Shell | The Guardian
China’s coal production hit record levels in 2021 | Coal | The Guardian
Fossil fuel industry gets subsidies of $11m a minute, IMF finds | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
EU lawmakers vote to prolong fossil fuel gas subsidies until 2027 | Gas | The Guardian
Poland vows to keep coalmine open despite €500,000-a-day ECJ fine | Poland | The Guardian
Outrage as Italy faces multimillion pound damages to UK oil firm | Oil and gas companies | The Guardian
Apple and Disney among companies backing groups against US climate bill | US political lobbying | The Guardian
Ecco la classifica degli inquinatori dal 1850 a oggi - la Repubblica
Planned fossil fuel output ‘vastly exceeds’ climate limits, says UN | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
China to cut fossil fuel use to below 20% by 2060 | China | The Guardian
Shell and BP paid zero tax on North Sea gas and oil for three years | Oil and gas companies | The Guardian
Global demand for coal could hit all-time high in 2022 | Business | The Guardian
Europe's banks fund oil and gas expansion despite IEA warning -report | Euronews
Europe’s biggest banks provide £24bn to oil and gas firms despite net zero pledges | Oil and gas companies | The Guardian
World spends $1.8tn a year on subsidies that harm environment, study finds | Environment | The Guardian
‘This is a fossil fuel war’: Ukraine’s top climate scientist speaks out | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Oil and gas companies are looking at a bonanza from the Ukraine war | Environment | The Guardian
The $145 billion cost of deadly 2021 climate disasters : NPR One
ExxonMobil reports record near-$20bn profit, almost matching Apple | ExxonMobil | The Guardian
‘Gold rush’ for gas production threatens to lock in global heating | Climate crisis | The Guardian
People in US and UK face huge financial hit if fossil fuels lose value, study shows | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
Fossil fuel firms ‘have humanity by the throat’, says UN head in blistering attack | Climate crisis | The Guardian
UK and US banks among biggest backers of Russian ‘carbon bombs’, data shows | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
Two-thirds of US money for fossil fuel pours into Africa despite climate goals | Cop27 | The Guardian
‘Explosion’ in number of fossil fuel lobbyists at Cop27 climate summit | Cop27 | The Guardian
Labour would create ‘anti-Opec’ alliance for renewable energy, says Miliband | Renewable energy | The Guardian
Impose climate tax on fossil fuel giants, media groups urge | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Let’s face reality. Fossil fuel interests have destroyed the Cops – we need something new | Bill McGuire | The Guardian
Global fossil fuel subsidies almost doubled in 2021, analysis finds | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
Sale of oil and gas permits casts shadow over world’s second-largest rainforest | Environment | The Guardian
UN head accuses fossil fuel firms of business models ‘inconsistent with human survival’ | Davos 2023 | The Guardian
Shell to spend $450m on carbon offsetting as fears grow that credits may be worthless | Carbon offsetting | The Guardian
UAE to launch Cop28 presidency with oil boss tipped for leading role | United Arab Emirates | The Guardian
Fossil fuel producers must be forced to ‘take back’ carbon, say scientists | Carbon capture and storage (CCS) | The Guardian
Fossil fuel firms sue governments across the world for £13bn as climate policies threaten profits | Climate News | Sky News

Articles on Fossil Fuel Disinformation

Fossil fuel firms among biggest spenders on Google ads that look like search results | Google | The Guardian
Oil executives face ‘turning point’ US congressional hearing on climate crisis | US Congress | The Guardian
‘Super polluters’: the top 10 publishers denying the climate crisis on Facebook | Technology | The Guardian
Climate misinformation on Facebook ‘increasing substantially’, study says | Facebook | The Guardian
The forgotten oil ads that told us climate change was nothing | Environment | The Guardian
Big Oil CEOs just lied before Congress. It’s time they’re held accountable | Jamie Henn | The Guardian
Oil industry board members to testify to Congress on climate disinformation | Oil and gas companies | The Guardian
Oil firms’ climate claims are greenwashing, study concludes | Oil | The Guardian
The great greenwashing scam: PR firms face reckoning after spinning for big oil | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Revealed: BP’s ‘greenwashing’ social media ads as anger over fuel costs rose | BP | The Guardian
Warned of ‘massive’ climate-led extinction, a US energy firm funded crisis denial ads | Environment | The Guardian
Revealed: Exxon made ‘breathtakingly’ accurate climate predictions in 1970s and 80s | ExxonMobil | The Guardian
The 1977 White House climate memo that should have changed the world | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Exxon’s predictions about the climate crisis may have increased its legal peril | ExxonMobil | The Guardian
Oil giant ExxonMobil accurately predicted global warming in 1970s
Exxon accurately predicted climate change in the 70s: Which other fossil fuel giants knew the risks? | Euronews

Articles on Climate Litigations

Portuguese children sue 33 countries over climate change at European court | Law | The Guardian
European states ordered to respond to youth activists' climate lawsuit | Climate change | The Guardian
Court convicts French state for failure to address climate crisis | Climate change | The Guardian
Global heating to blame for threat of deadly flood in Peru, study says | Climate change | The Guardian
Activists hail Massachusetts law as crucial step on environmental justice | US news | The Guardian
Coke and Pepsi sued for creating a plastic pollution ‘nuisance’ | Environment | The Guardian
Youth activists lose appeal in landmark lawsuit against US over climate crisis | Environment | The Guardian
Governments and firms in 28 countries sued over climate crisis – report | Environment | The Guardian
Regulators missing pollution’s effect on marine life, study finds | Plastics | The Guardian
The destruction of the Earth is a crime. It should be prosecuted | George Monbiot | Opinion | The Guardian
Netherlands becomes first country required by its court to take action against climate change - The Globe and Mail
‘Black Wednesday’ for big oil as courtrooms and boardrooms turn on industry | Fossil fuels | The Guardian
Court orders Royal Dutch Shell to cut carbon emissions by 45% by 2030 | Royal Dutch Shell | The Guardian
Belgium’s climate failures violate human rights, court rules | Belgium | The Guardian
Italian climate activists sue government over inaction | Italy | The Guardian
Shell and Exxon's secret 1980s climate change warnings | Climate change | The Guardian
Venue of last resort: the climate lawsuits threatening the future of big oil | Environment | The Guardian
Heathrow third runway ruled illegal over climate change | Environment | The Guardian
New climate science could cause wave of litigation against businesses – study | Environment | The Guardian
Climate activists take Norway to human rights court over Arctic oil plans | Norway | The Guardian
New climate science could cause wave of litigation against businesses – study | Environment | The Guardian
After a Summer of Disasters, Some Lawmakers See a Chance for Climate Action - The New York Times
New York Attorney General Sues ExxonMobil Over Alleged Climate Change Fraud
The climate crisis is a crime that should be prosecuted | Mark Hertsgaard | The Guardian
Legal Action Against Sweden: Greta Thunberg And 600 Young Activists Take The State To Court. - Asiana Times
First climate lawsuit against Russian government launched over emissions | Russia | The Guardian
US fossil fuel firm sues insurer for refusing to cover climate lawsuit | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Fossil fuel industry faces surge in climate lawsuits | Environment | The Guardian
From Vanuatu law school to the Hague: the fight to recognise climate harm in international law | Vanuatu | The Guardian
Young people go to European court to stop treaty that aids fossil fuel investors | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Climate Court: Cases of Climate Justice | The New York Times Climate Hub
German judges visit Peru glacial lake in unprecedented climate crisis lawsuit | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Exxon must go to trial over alleged climate crimes, court rules | Climate crisis | The Guardian
How cities and states could finally hold fossil fuel companies accountable | Environment | The Guardian
Fossil fuel companies paying top law firms millions to ‘dodge responsibility’ | Environment | The Guardian
Animals Recognized as Legal Persons for the First Time in U.S. Court - Animal Legal Defense Fund
Historic Breakthrough for Environmental Justice: The UNHRC Recognizes the Right to a Healthy Environment as a Human Right - Opinio Juris
Secretive court system poses threat to Paris climate deal, says whistleblower | Energy | The Guardian
Climate campaigners take South Africa to court over coal policy | South Africa | The Guardian
Shell to go ahead with seismic tests in whale breeding grounds after court win | Royal Dutch Shell | The Guardian
Oil firms accused of scare tactics after claiming climate lawsuits ‘a threat to US’ | Climate crisis | The Guardian
Directors liable for climate change risks - The Zimbabwe Independent
Legal eagles: how climate litigation is shaping ambitious cases for nature | Law | The Guardian
Why 2023 will be a watershed year for climate litigation | Climate crisis | The Guardian
I led the US lawsuit against big tobacco for its harmful lies. Big oil is next | Sharon Y Eubanks | The Guardian
Vanuatu makes bold call for global treaty to phase out fossil fuels | Vanuatu | The Guardian