This digest provides a selection of recent news articles relating to climate change and other environmental issues. Click on the title to read the full article from its original source.
By David Gelles (New York Times)
World leaders at climate talks in Dubai (called COP28) invoked faith, science and economics in their calls for a rapid transition away from fossil fuels.
By Jake Spring (Reuters)
Destruction across the Amazon rainforest so far this year has slowed dramatically, down 55.8% from the same period a year ago in a major turnaround for the region vital to curbing climate change, according to an analysis provided to Reuters.
By Dan Gearino (Inside Climate News)
Cheaper batteries add to the economic case for EVs, even if some U.S. auto dealers are still figuring out how to sell the models.
By Jim Tankersley and Lisa Friedman (New York Times)
The measure, which requires oil and gas producers to detect and fix leaks of the greenhouse gas, came as the U.S. vice president spoke at the COP28 climate summit.
By Bob Berwyn (Inside Climate News)
Climate activists and countries hard hit by climate disasters seek to break the fossil fuel industry’s stranglehold on global climate talks.