Paris climate agreement

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Alok Sharma: Cop26 must not become ‘bunch of meaningless promises’
Climate summit president makes clear UK net zero agenda is responsibility of all government colleagues

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

29, Dec, 2021 @1:40 PM

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The shipping industry faces a climate crisis reckoning – will it decarbonize?
World’s largest shipping company Maersk plans to power new container ships on carbon-neutral methanol but very little of it is produced today

Maddie Stone

12, Nov, 2021 @1:00 PM

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‘Devoid of ambition’: Secret Negotiators on the Cop26 draft text
The Guardian’s anonymous insiders respond to the publication of a draft deal at the climate conference

The Secret Negotiator

10, Nov, 2021 @5:56 PM

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Paris Cop president warns projected 1.8C heating limit is only hypothesis
Laurent Fabius says countries must be open and accountable about how they will deliver pledges in full

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

05, Nov, 2021 @6:53 PM

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Why activists fear little-known treaty could slow fossil fuel phase-out
Vital rulings on the world’s energy future are being made behind closed doors and others may be unknown

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

03, Nov, 2021 @5:01 PM

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Secretive court system poses threat to Paris climate deal, says whistleblower
Treaty allows energy corporations to sue governments for billions over policies that could hurt their profits

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

03, Nov, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Big finance is signed up to the 1.5C goal – but will that mean big money for the green economy?
Rishi Sunak should temper his hopes of a huge pool of business cash to fund the net zero transition

Larry Elliott

02, Nov, 2021 @10:30 PM

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‘Nothing left to burn’: wildfires and floods could turn the tide on Turkey’s climate policy
Can a government addicted to concrete and profit turn around an appalling environmental record?

Bethan McKernan in Marmaris

02, Nov, 2021 @5:00 AM

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The Guardian view on Cop26: rhetoric must turn into action in Glasgow | Editorial
Editorial: In the race to avert catastrophic global heating, there is no more wriggle room left

Editorial

31, Oct, 2021 @6:30 PM

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Coal pledges and a methane deal: how will we know if Cop26 has been a success?
Signs of success might include new finance targets, amicable talks and movement from climate laggards

Bibi van der Zee

30, Oct, 2021 @3:00 PM

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G20 must say goodbye to fossil fuel and recommit to Paris 1.5C goal | The Secret Negotiator
G20 countries are way off track on delivering on 1.5C. Acknowledging this would be a good start ahead of Cop26

The Secret Negotiator

30, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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To deal with the climate crisis, the world needs more democracy | Letters
Letter: Huge changes to all levels of society, politics and businesses are required to avoid the most devastating effects of climate change, writes Rafael Jiménez Aybar

Letters

29, Oct, 2021 @5:27 PM

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