Coronavirus redraws battle lines on airline emissions

PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European airlines crippled by the coronavirus have demanded lasting relief from environmental taxes – in a move

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EU should scrap emissions trading scheme, Polish official says

WARSAW (Reuters) – The European Union should scrap its Emissions Trading System or exempt Poland from the scheme, which helps

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U.N. aviation agency agrees to restrict carbon credits denounced by climate activists

MONTREAL (Reuters) – The U.N.’s aviation agency on Friday approved restrictions for a global program designed to help airlines offset

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Tom Hanks, wife Rita Wilson test positive for coronavirus in Australia

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, have both tested positive for coronavirus

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U.N. cancels some meetings ahead of climate summit due to coronavirus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United Nations has canceled some meetings in Bonn, Germany, and elsewhere planned in the run-up to

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Exclusive: U.N. aviation agency weighs restrictions on carbon credits under fire by climate activists

MONTREAL/CHICAGO (Reuters) – The United Nations is weighing restrictions for a scheme designed to help airlines offset their carbon emissions,

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Japan environment minister says to review export policy of coal-fired power plants by end-June

FILE PHOTO: Japan’s Environment Minister Shinjiro Koizumi attends a news conference at Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s official residence in Tokyo,

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Roger Waters of Pink Floyd joins Assange supporters in London protest march

LONDON (Reuters) – Hundreds of people including Roger Waters, co-founder of the Pink Floyd rock group, and designer Vivienne Westwood,

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Portuguese communities lock horns with lithium miners to save their land

LISBON (Reuters) – The lush, green hills where Paulo Pires has for years brought sheep to graze above his picturesque

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