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'Major players in the climate arena': Can the PR industry break away from its fossil fuel marketing past?

Political public relations arguably holds its origins in the oil, gas and coal industries, but amid growing criticism it is now facing increasing pressure to forge a future path beyond fossil fuel marketing Political public relations (PR) has its origins in the coal, oil and gas industry. Ivy Leadbetter Lee,... go to Article >

'We will be the biggest green energy company in the world': Bankrolled by UAE, Masdar embarks on its 100GW journey

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Abu Dhabi's state-owned renewable energy giant Masdar is undergoing a restructure of its ownership, while ramping up its overall clean energy goal to 100GW by 2030 Masdar, Abu Dhabi's state-owned clean energy company,... read more

How green hydrogen could completely reshape the global energy map

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Driven by net zero, hydrogen could make up 12 per cent of global energy use by 2050, according to IRENA The geopolitical ramifications of the green energy transition have long been contemplated by foreign policy wonks.... read more

'We may have to part ways': PR giant Edelman considers breaking ties with climate-laggard clients

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World’s largest PR firm does not cave to pressure to stop working with fossil fuel clients as it completes a 60-day review of its climate strategy The CEO of the world's largest public relations (PR) firm, Edelman, has... read more

Global Briefing: Asia's richest man plots $76bn green infrastructure blitz

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All the top green business news from around the world this week, including 2021 emissions bounce-backs, Germany's new clean power targets, and fresh pressure on European companies to boost their decarbonisation plans... read more

Charities urge government to ramp up insulation and clean energy to tackle cost of living crisis

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Letter to PM argues accelerating shift away from fossil fuels can help curb surging bills and cut fuel poverty An alliance of 25 charities has called for increased funding for energy efficiency upgrades and clean energy... read more

'Time for PR and ad agencies to come clean': Campaigners demand UK creative agencies cut ties with fossil fuel firms

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US Clean Creatives campaign is now training its sights on the UK, arguing industry-led Ad Net Zero initiative does not go far enough Clean Creatives - the US-based campaign group that has ramped-up pressure on PR and... read more

Autumn Budget and Spending Review 2021: The green economy reacts

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BusinessGreen rounds up all the top reaction from green business figures, politicians, think tanks, NGOs and academics to Chancellor's Budget Just a week after the government finally unleashed its Net Zero Strategy, Heat... read more

Why Rich People Are So Bad For The Planet

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There’s no question that urgent action needs to be taken over the climate crisis. The UN’s IPCC report revealed that the Earth will heat up by 3 degrees Celsius by the end of the century, unless humans step in over the next 12 years and attempt... read more

Reflections on COP26: Circular carbon must be part of the solution to climate change

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The world must build up its use of renewable and recycled carbon by 2050 in order to hit climate goals, explains Unilever's Peter ter Kulve As UN secretary general Antonio Guterres reminded us at the conclusion of COP26:... read more

RenewableUK's CEO Dan McGrail: 'The industry has gained trust by over-delivering - we need to keep doing that'

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Trade association's new CEO has taken over at a pivotal moment for the UK energy sector - he speaks to BusinessGreen about ensuring the UK grasps its global opportunities "I don't feel it so much as a pressure of... read more