Carbon Brief

Overview

Carbon Brief is a UK-based website covering the latest developments in climate science, climate policy and energy policy. We specialise in clear, data-driven articles and graphics to help improve the understanding of climate change, both in terms of the science and the policy response. We publish a wide range of content, including science explainers, interviews, analysis and factchecks, as well as daily and weekly email summaries of newspaper and online coverage.

In 2018, Carbon Brief won the “energy and commodities” category of the Press Gazette’s British Journalism Awards for Specialist Media. It was a finalist in the “science and health” category. Separately, the Royal Statistical Society “highly commended” Carbon Brief in 2018 for its investigative journalism. In 2017, Carbon Brief won the “Best Specialist Site for Journalism” category at the Online Media Awards.