A delay to UN climate talks due to take place in Glasgow in November already looked inevitable before the official announcement on Wednesday night.
New plans on tackling climate change have been put on hold in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the Scottish Government has confirmed.
The South Downs National Park is celebrating its 10th anniversary by renewing its commitment to protecting the biodiversity of the beauty spot as the challenges caused by climate change intensify.
The world has the chance to do something positive for the planet even during this current crisis, a co-founder of the Earth Hour environmental movement has said.
Households and landmarks across the globe are being asked to switch off their lights to mark this year’s Earth Hour.
Marine species are relocating towards the poles due to rising ocean temperatures, scientists have said.
Wildflowers are moving northwards as temperatures rise, prompting calls to manage landscapes to make space for plants in the face of climate change.
England is in danger of experiencing droughts within 20 years unless action is taken to combat climate change’s impact on water availability, the public spending watchdog has warned.
International climate change talks in Glasgow may have to be delayed due to the coronavirus outbreak, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has warned.
The expected cost of policing the Cop26 UN climate change summit in Glasgow has fallen to £180 million, with fewer officers now expected to be needed.
The world is “way off track” for meeting targets to curb rising temperatures as the signs of climate change increase, United Nations experts have warned.
Hundreds of flights between the UK and Italy have been cancelled due to the coronavirus, leaving some passengers stranded.
The Prince of Wales has urged nations to work together to tackle the environmental threat to the planet – just as the world has mobilised to combat the coronavirus.
Virgin Atlantic has admitted flying planes that are “almost empty” in order to keep take-off and landing slots despite demand plummeting due to the coronavirus.
Last year saw the biggest falls in global electricity generation from coal and power sector carbon emissions since at least 1990, analysis suggests.
Britain’s top listed companies must disclose how their businesses will be affected by climate change or explain why they have not, under plans unveiled by the City watchdog.
A £2 million competition has been launched to develop new technology to ensure future wind farms do not affect the UK’s air defence radar systems.
Councillors have voted to invest £100 million as part of a bid to tackle climate change.
Climate change has risen up the agenda to be seen as one of the most important issues facing the UK, a study has found.
Scientists say that half of the world’s sandy beaches could disappear by the end of the century if climate change continues unchecked.
Greenpeace has targeted Barclays high street branches across the country over the bank’s support for fossil fuels.
Many parts of the world are likely to see above-average temperatures over the next few months – even without a natural “El Nino” effect which pushes up the mercury, experts said.
Ratepayers will be voting in a historic referendum on whether to hike their council tax to pay for a climate change fighting fund.
Greta Thunberg has warned she “will not be silent when the world is on fire” as she took part in a climate strike with thousands of protesters.
Environment activist Greta Thunberg will appear today in Bristol for a climate strike set to involve thousands of people. Here is a rundown on the Swedish teenager’s stunning rise to fame.
Thousands of people are expected to join Greta Thunberg at a climate strike march in Bristol.
Greta Thunberg’s “incredible impact” on the global climate movement has been praised by campaigners in Bristol ahead of her appearance in the city.
Rioting similar to the yellow vests protests in France could happen in Scotland if measures to cut emissions are not seen to be fair, ministers have been warned.
The governor of the Bank of England has described the fight against climate change as the “greatest commercial opportunity of our time”, as he launched a bid to unlock private finance for the cause.
Around 50 Extinction Rebellion protesters have got on to an open cast mine site to shut down work for a second day.