Skidmore tells investors to ignore fracking

He is calling for the government to push renewable investment and avoid reliance on other nations for energy production

IEA and partners launch new tool to track borrowing costs for energy projects

The IEA estimates reducing financing costs by 2% would bring down the investment needed to reach net zero emissions in emerging and developing economies by $16tn until 2050

China asks Europe for ‘positive’ climate action

The Asian superpower has called out the continent for its return to coal

Chinese COVID tests caused 5.4m tonnes of GHG emissions

This is the carbon footprint of more than 9bn tests taken in two years

China teams up with UN to save its pigs and tea!

Biodiversity is being protected with local Chinese communities benefitting from endemic cultivation

ZIM inks $1bn LNG bunkering deal with Shell

Shell will supply 10 LNG-fuelled vessels, which are expected to enter into service in 2023-24

Chinese drought from climate change hits economy

Record drought has seen the country’s productivity put on hold for more than two weeks

China suspends climate change cooperation with US

This is following Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

Race to the bottom: Will we start deep sea mining?

The government is allegedly looking at plans to evaluate potential underwater reserves of key materials for EV batteries

Biden to inject $56m into domestic solar

The President is looking to lessen the US’ reliance on China for solar panel deliveries