Climate change means 1 in 25 homes could become uninsurable by 2030, report warns

Climate change means 1 in 25 homes could become uninsurable by 2030, report warns

About one in 25 Australian homes are at high risk of becoming effectively uninsurable by 2030, according to a new Climate Council report based on analysis by a climate risk assessment group. Key points: The forecasts are based on a business-as-usual emissions scenario Queensland followed by New South Wales are expected to be the hardest hit … Read more

Extreme heat from climate change is deadly—how you can prepare

Extreme heat from climate change is deadly—how you can prepare

It’s floods that lead to repairs costing billions of dollars. It’s fires that burn images of charred buildings and communities into our minds. But of all the extreme weather events made more likely by climate change, it’s another — extreme heat — that is the deadliest. And a new report by Canadian experts on climate … Read more