John Kerry comments on Putin's speech at climate summit

U.S. Climate Envoy John Kerry on Thursday said Russian President Vladimir Putin in his speech provided visionary thoughts about cooperating on environmental issues. "I listened to Putin today. I thought he was pretty rational and …

Putin to address online climate summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin will address an online climate summit on April 22, the Kremlin press service said on Monday. "Putin will outline Russia’s approaches in the context of establishing a broad international …

WMO: colder February does not negate climate change

Although February 2021 has been colder than the average of the same months in the last two decades, "none of that negated climate change or reversed the long-term rise in temperatures," the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) …

Global temperatures in 2020 among highest on record

Global temperatures in 2020 were among the highest on record and rivaled 2016 as the hottest year ever, according to international data compiled by the World Meteorological Organization. The heat came even as a global economic slowdown …

2019 sets record for Europe's hottest year

Last year, 2019, was the hottest year in history across Europe, the European Union's satellite monitoring service announced. The EU's Copernicus Climate Change Service (CS3) said in a new report that 11 out of 12 of the …