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Gas industry and Coalition reach for a get-out-of-catastrophe-free card in climate crisis Monopoly | Temperature Check
Carbon capture and storage isn’t working close to a scale that would significantly lower emissions – despite billions in taxpayers’ cash thrown at it

Graham Readfearn

19, May, 2022 @12:26 AM

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EU plans ‘massive’ increase in green energy to help end reliance on Russia
European Commission says extra €210bn needed over next five years to pay for phasing out of Russian fossil fuels

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

18, May, 2022 @1:24 PM

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Carbon bombs: Inside the 20 May Guardian Weekly
Uncovering the oil and gas mega-projects. Also: anger in Buffalo

Graham Snowdon

18, May, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Industry call for Australia to ‘unlock wealth’ of new oil and gas fields at odds with IEA warning
Increasing supply is ‘absolutely part of the solution’ to decarbonising the economy, Appea chair tells conference

Adam Morton Climate and environment editor

17, May, 2022 @10:16 AM

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Shut down fossil fuel production sites early to avoid climate chaos, says study
Exclusive: Nearly half existing facilities will need to close prematurely to limit heating to 1.5C, scientists say

Damian Carrington Environment editor

17, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘This is about survival’: will Cop27 bring action on Glasgow climate pact?
Six months from Cop27, climate advisors warn talks must follow through on plans made in Glasgow to limit global heating to 1.5C

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

14, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Climate chaos certain if oil and gas mega-projects go ahead, warns IEA chief
Fatih Birol says ‘carbon bombs’, revealed in Guardian investigation, will not solve global energy crisis

Fiona Harvey, Matthew Taylor and Damian Carrington

12, May, 2022 @1:33 PM

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‘Our ancestors are in the rocks’: Australian gas project threatens ancient carvings – and emissions blowout
Custodians of petroglyphs in remote north-west say Woodside’s $12bn ‘carbon bomb’ spells disaster for culture and climate

Eleanor de Jong in Karratha and Adam Morton

11, May, 2022 @5:30 PM

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US fracking boom could tip world to edge of climate disaster
140bn metric tons of planet-heating gases could be unleashed if fossil fuel extraction plans get green light, analysis shows

Nina Lakhani in Colorado and Oliver Milman in New York

11, May, 2022 @4:02 PM

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Revealed: the ‘carbon bombs’ set to trigger catastrophic climate breakdown
Exclusive: Oil and gas majors are planning scores of vast projects that threaten to shatter the 1.5C climate goal. If governments do not act, these firms will continue to cash in as the world burns

Damian Carrington Matthew Taylor

11, May, 2022 @11:57 AM

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Avoid using gas as ‘transition’ fuel in move to clean energy, study urges
Analysis says countries can save money by switching from coal straight to renewable energies

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

09, May, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Australia’s wholesale power prices double in a year as coal-fired power plants falter
The jolt in costs is being blamed mostly on more expensive fossil fuels and falling reliability of coal-fired power plants

Peter Hannam

28, Apr, 2022 @5:30 PM

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