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Decade of delivery: How can businesses help keep 1.5C alive at COP26?

The latest report from the Energy Transitions Commission has set out a roadmap for how the world can move on to a 1.5C warming trajectory over the course of the coming decade It is hard to fault the UN for naming the 2020s the 'decade of action'. The world has signed up to delivering 17 Sustainable Development... go to Article >

'This is a crucial 12 months': CCC demands stronger UK net zero efforts in 2022

5 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The Climate Change Committee delivers its verdict on COP26, but will the UK government heed its advice for the coming 'crucial' year ahead? The UK government must focus on strengthening the detail and delivery of its... read more

Government seeks views on plans to stamp out supply chain deforestation

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

UK firms face due diligence requirements to ensure their products are not linked to illegal deforestation abroad The government is pressing forward with plans to clamp down on illegal deforestation in the supply chains of... read more

Global Briefing: Panama Canal Authority eyes emissions fee for ships

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Plus China's five-year green industry plan, EU CO2 prices reach record high, and more of the top green business news around the world this week Panama Canal Authority eyes emissions charge for ships The Panama Canal... read more

COP26: Celebrations and recriminations, as Alok Sharma confirms China and India threatened to derail climate deal

22 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Boris Johnson insists Glasgow Summit delivered 'more than 6/10' and paves way for renewed push to 'keep 1.5C alive' The finalisation of the Glasgow Climate Pact late on Saturday evening has sparked a wave of celebrations... read more

'Overdelivered on the politics, but underdelivered on the science': The experts' take on COP26

15 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Business and policy leaders reflect on the major wins from the Glasgow Summit, what needs to happen next, and why COPs could look and feel difficult from now on The COP26 Climate Summit came to a close a little over a... read more

'Overdelivered on the politics, but undelivered on the science': The experts' take on COP26

15 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Business and policy leaders reflect on the major wins from the Glasgow Summit, what needs to happen next, and why COPs could look and feel difficult from now on The COP26 Climate Summit came to a close a little over a... read more

Could COP26 be the 'beginning of the end' for oil and gas?

25 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

COP26 has seen fossil fuels mentioned for the first time in a UNFCCC cover text and the launch of a pioneering alliance of governments committed to phasing out oil and gas production. The final days of the COP26 Climate... read more

Cop26 live news: reaction to draft agreement as conference focuses on transport

27 Days ago Other Source: Theguardian.com

The Cop26 presidency has published a draft version of the final text – follow the latest reaction here Ed Miliband, the shadow business secretary, has weighed in on this morning’s draft Cop26 text: “The last 24 hours have been a devastating... read more

'Credibility gap': Climate experts tell COP26 the world is still on track for 2.4C of warming

28 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Lack of strong 2030 climate plans puts world on course for a dangerous 2.4C of warming by 2100, latest analysis from influential Climate Action Tracker warns Climate experts have accused governments of overseeing a... read more

COP26: Protestors demand bolder action as negotiators grapple with 'Rubik's cube' of Glasgow talks

29 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Hundreds of thousands turn out on streets of Glasgow, but crunch talks at the Summit remain on a knife edge as diplomats wrestle with numerous outstanding issues A march of an estimated 100,000 people took over the... read more