New date set for $100bn climate financing ahead of COP26

A climate finance delivery plan has been published detailing how developed countries look to provide help during the next four years

Locally sourced foods to hit sustainable COP26 menus

Almost all the food at the summit will be from the UK to cut down emissions, with reusable cups and ingredients also in place to limit waste

Alok Sharma: “COP26 is not a photo op”

The COP26 President-Designate said the success or failure of the climate summit rests in world leaders’ hands

Jaguar Land Rover to make COP26 leaders’ trips greener

A fleet of EVs is going to transport world leaders and delegates at the climate summit

COP26 President pushes the button for end of Yorkshire coal

The two chimneys and boiler house at SSE’s Ferrybridge coal power station in Yorkshire have been demolished

More than 50 countries meet in London to discuss COP26 and tackling climate change

It was the first face-to-face ministerial meeting of its kind in more than 18 months – with ministers discussing how COP26 can be a success and what must be done afterwards to tackle global climate change

Governments of 23 countries announce $250bn investment in clean energy

This investment is part of the second phase of the Mission Innovation initiative, which was launched alongside the Paris Agreement in 2015

Alok Sharma: ‘COP26 must consign coal to history’

The COP26 President said the government is planning for an in-person summit but was keen to highlight the safety of delegates and the local community ‘will be paramount’

IEA hosts COP26 Net Zero Summit

Global decisionmakers say there is a critical need for international collaboration and policy implementation to accelerate progress towards net zero in the run-up to COP26

Alok Sharma becomes full-time COP26 President

Kwasi Kwarteng has been appointed Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy