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# Climate Report

Last year
2022
# CLIMATE CRISIS
'We're at a crossroads': Major UN climate report charts pathways to save the planet
The latest IPCC report says removing fossil fuel subsidies would reduce emissions and benefit the environment.
The latest IPCC report says removing fossil fuel subsidies would reduce emissions and benefit the environment.
The important report outlines the measures still open to countries to stop the climate crisis from destroying our planet.
IPCC chair Dr Hoesung Lee said: “We have the tools and know-how required to limit warming."
Irish people 'overwhelmingly recognise' climate change threat as 90% say we must act on emissions
# CLIMATE CRISIS
Climate change: What can Ireland learn from the most recent IPCC report?
Europe, along with most of the rest of the world, will be impacted by temperature increases, water scarcity, sea level rise and more floods.
# Climate Report
IPCC findings not 'doom and gloom' but a wake-up call to act on climate, report author says
Prof Richard Dawson contributed to the sections on cities and said coastal areas will be increasingly threatened in the years ahead.
All time
# Climate Report
Europe experienced hottest year on record in 2020 but temperatures were close to normal in Ireland
The average temperature in the continent last year was 1.9 Celsius above the long-term average for 1981-2010.
Voices
John Gibbons: We cannot fall prey to lobbyists as they set about picking the IPCC report apart
John Gibbons says we no longer have the luxury of hitting the ‘snooze’ button after yesterday’s climate report.
# net zero
Australia rejects climate targets despite UN report as China says it's set to lower emissions
World leaders will meet in November to negotiate new climate commitments.
# Infrastructure
'28 degrees is a major challenge already': Warming would acutely impact Ireland, expert says
A Maynooth professor and climate report author says any change in extreme weather would be difficult for Ireland.
# looking ahead
Our future climate depends on lower emissions - how big of a change would bring a real impact?
A major report has set out five possible climate scenarios, including a significant reduction in carbon emissions.
The major climate report released today indicates that it’s not too late to make a difference.
If emissions are reduced, some of the worst effects of the climate crisis can be slowly limited or reversed.
The report outlines five potential future scenarios for the climate - here's what they look like.
'All countries must play their part': Minister says climate report is 'stark reminder' of crisis
Climate report: Scale of changes ‘unprecedented’ - but not too late to slow warming
# Climate Change
'All countries must play their part': Minister says climate report is 'stark reminder' of crisis
The important UN report found that the scale of recent climate changes is unprecedented.