Asia’s warmest year on record saw the mean temperature 1.39 degrees Celsius above the 1981-2010 average
The center's expert advisory body will include nearly 30 academicians and experts from government agencies and top universities.
The need for a better architecture of climate finance is more loudly pronounced now than ever before.
The world’s nations are planning to produce more than double the amount of coal, oil and gas that will bust global warming targets, the UN said.
The incessant rain for the past three days has not only damaged paddy fields and roads, but also caused damage in the capital city.
President Xi Jinping announced last month that the nation will not build new coal-fired power projects abroad.
Seoul records 1st ice of year with the lowest temperature for mid-October since 1957
The fact that most high-income countries have become net importers of CO2 while most developing economies are net exporters indicates that leakage is a serious problem.
Xi, who addressed the COP15 summit in Kunming virtually, said the fund would go towards developing nations, and called for contributions from other countries.
Japan has earmarked US$10 billion (S$13.6 billion) in this regard for the Asia Energy Transition Initiative to help Asean, Central Asia and the Middle East move away from fossil…