Monthly archives: November, 2019

World drops coal like it’s hot

World drops coal like it’s hot coal-fired generation in China is not rising as much as you’d think, because its plants run for less time than they typically do in other parts of the world. In other words, China is increasing its capacity for coal-fired electricity, but its overall use of that electricity has reached …

David Attenborough calls Boris Johnson ‘shameful’ for skipping TV debate

David Attenborough calls Boris Johnson ‘shameful’ for skipping TV debate Sir David Attenborough has strongly criticised Boris Johnson for avoiding the TV election debate on climate change, branding the stance “shameful”. The legendary environmentalist said: “I don’t know what else he had to do, but it would have to be very, very important to dodge this …