China launches campaign to close greenhouse gas monitoring gaps

China launches campaign to close greenhouse gas monitoring gaps

A surveillance camera is seen near a coal-fired power plant in Shanghai, China October 14, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, Jan 19 (Reuters) – China will require major industrial sectors and regions to take action to measure greenhouse gas emissions under a new initiative to improve data … Read more

Impact assessment and relief efforts underway as world responds to Tonga tsunami

Impact assessment and relief efforts underway as world responds to Tonga tsunami

New Zealand reconnaissance flight en route to Tonga The Red Cross says the scale of the devastation could be immense UN ready to offer support Ash clouds from the eruption moving towards New Zealand, Australia WELLINGTON, Jan 17 (Reuters) – Pacific nations and aid agencies began coordinating relief efforts in Tonga on Monday after a … Read more

Indonesia’s 2019 wildfire destruction far worse than official estimate – study

Indonesia's 2019 wildfire destruction far worse than official estimate - study

A motorcyclist rides on a road through land destroyed by forest fires near Banjarmasin in South Kalimantan province, Indonesia, September 29, 2019. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Earth scorched in 2019, fires were recorded almost twice officially – study Study shows deforestation rate slows in 2017-2020 Indonesia says it … Read more