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How many trillions are needed to build a global net zero economy?

McKinsey analysis suggests $9.2tr needed every year to achieve net zero worldwide, but report stresses such massive investment should 'not be seen as merely costs' It is the multi-trillion dollar question: how much will the net zero transition cost, and what benefits and challenges will that investment... go to Article >

'Future energy super basins': Study reveals how only half of world's oil and gas regions are well-placed for energy transition

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Wood Mackenzie publishes new assessment of 50 regions that supply more than 90 per cent of the world's oil and gas which reveals how just half have access to the CCS and clean energy capacity needed to power net zero transition... read more

Green energy transition: Why analysts are calling for governments to go 'beyond market economics'

1 Day ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Renewable power is set to dominate European power generation this decade, but significantly more policy momentum is required to boost wind, solar and hydro’s share of primary demand, analysis finds The remarkably rapid... read more

How serious are the supply chain issues buffeting the offshore wind sector?

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The rate of clean energy additions has grown every year for a decade - but are the rising energy, labour, and raw material costs straining wind energy supply chains set to put an end to this trend? The International Energy... read more

How the government's Landscape Recovery scheme could deliver major returns for farmers and the climate

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Green Alliance report argues nature-and climate-positive farming reforms could offer significant financial returns to cash-strapped farmers The government's landscape-scale habitat protection subsidy programme could offer... read more

Can green Tories push the next PM to offer more support for insulation and heat pumps?

3 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Conservative Environment Network calls for expansion of schemes for energy efficiency and heat pumps, alongside longer-term clarity to encourage green investment A group of green Tories have set out a £9bn winter bills... read more

Green business leaders must step up to fill the supply chain knowledge gap

3 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

The window to deliver a wholesale push to inform and support supply chain decarbonisation is getting smaller, writes AECOM's Robert Spencer For many businesses, what is by far the biggest challenge to reducing carbon... read more

Green business leaders must step up to fill the supply chain knowledge gap

3 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Firms must wholesale push to inform and support supply chain decarbonisation is shrinking, writes AECOM's Robert Spencer For many businesses, what is by far the biggest challenge to reducing carbon emissions lies outside... read more

'A proven manager and leader from a small island state': Grenada's Simon Stiell appointed UN climate chief

3 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Environment minister from small island state pips COP26 President Alok Sharma and UNFCCC's Ovais Sarmad to influential post, where he will take up the reins from Patricia Espinosa The UN has appointed Grenada's former... read more

Influential oil company scenarios for combating climate change don't actually meet the Paris Agreement goals, our new analysis shows

2 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Most decarbonisation pathways claiming to be compatible with the climate agreement show a strong continuing reliance on natural gas and coal, explain academics Robert Brecha and Gaurav Ganti Several major oil companies,... read more

Energy crisis: Labour unveils £6bn home insulation plan, as pressure mounts on government for action

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessgreen.com

Liz Truss, Rishi Sunak and Downing Street face mounting pressure to ramp up support for energy efficiency and billpayers as autumn draws nearer Downing Street is facing mounting pressure to scale-up its support for energy... read more