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It's been a busy year for green policy - now 2022 must be a year of implementation

A focus on implementing climate and environmental agenda in 2022 is in the UK's best economic and social interest, writes Aldersgate Group's Nick Molho 2021 saw unprecedented momentum gather behind the UK's climate and environmental agenda, aided in no small part by the UK hosting the critical COP26 climate... go to Article >

'We can end the climate wars': Can Australia's 'greenslide' election provide renewed momentum for COP27?

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Australia looks set to ditch its climate-laggard global status after voters strongly backed more ambitious green policies – but can the change in government help reignite global climate action, as geopolitical challenges escalate?... read more

IEA: The G7 can and must lead on decarbonising heavy industry

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International Energy Agency argues UK, USA and EU and others have the 'economic heft, technology leadership and international alliances' to pioneer the development of low carbon industrial hubs G7 nations such as the UK,... read more

Closing the 'G20 ambition gap': Why the world's major economies must act now to secure a 1.5C future

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G20 nations hold the key to capping temperature rise at safe levels - so it is critical they ramp up their climate ambition ahead of COP27, argues the ECIU's Gareth Redmond-King Humans emit nearly 60 billion tons of... read more

Analysis: How Calls For A Windfall Tax Have Exposed Deep Splits In The Tory Party

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Voters are seeing their energy bills soarFew issues in recent years have done more to expose the Conservatives’ ideological confusion than how best to respond to the cost of living crisis.At the 2019 general election, Boris Johnson secured an... read more

Davos Day One: Ukrainian MPs call for more support as WEF begins – business live

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Rolling coverage of the first day of the World Economic Forum in DavosIntroduction: Ukrainian MPs in Davos call for more supportFood and energy billionaires $453bn richer than two years ago, finds OxfamIMF chief Kristalina Georgieva has warned... read more

Everyone Who's Ever Had A Job Can Identify With This Part Of Taylor Swift's Commencement Speech

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On Wednesday, Taylor Swift gave a commencement speech to New York University graduates – and dropped some universal wisdom.On Wednesday, Taylor Swift, superstar musician, producer and director, delivered her first-ever commencement speech and... read more

Climate Action 100+: Is the $68tr investor group failing to drive 'meaningful progress' from top emitters?

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ShareAction warns world’s largest climate investor group is at risk of greenwashing - but Climate Action 100+ insists it is pushing climate issues into the corporate mainstream Climate Action 100+, the world's largest green... read more

Queen's Speech: At a glance guide to the government's green legislation plans

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Planned legislation covering energy, transport, and a clamp down on environmental protests was unveiled in today's Queen Speech With the government facing a crescendo of interlocking crises - the war in Ukraine, soaring... read more

UK Elections 2022: 5 Takeaways As Tories Suffer 'Shattering Night’

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Boris Johnson, Keir Starmer and Ed Davey.1. Boris GONE-son?: Tories in troubleMake no bones about it, the Conservative Party has lost more than 400 seats and that is not good. For all the talk of a mid-term protest vote against the governing... read more

Report: Concrete industry could become net carbon sink within 20 years

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New Low Carbon Concrete Routemap argues that emissions from the sector could halve by 2035 The concrete industry could become a net carbon sink in the UK by the 2040s, according to an expert analysis from the concrete and... read more