Cutting carbon takes a backseat to ‘normal life’ for China and Xi Jinping

The country is less focussed on its environmental impacts and more on maintaining regular energy supply following the turbulence of the pandemic

Fully renewable energy to power world’s largest coal port

The port has also converted 97% of its vehicles to electric

HSBC: ‘All clients must have a plan to exit coal by end-2023’

The bank intends to halve its thermal coal financing exposure by 2030

Carbon hits record price in Europe following COP26

The climate summit has seen the price hike by more than double since the start of the year, as governments look to curb its impacts through new agreements

COP26 announced Glasgow Climate Pact as Alok Sharma said “I am deeply sorry”

Adopted by nearly 200 countries, the agreement asks all countries to strengthen their current emissions targets in 2022

Net Hero at COP26 – Day four – Al Gore says net zero can save us and nuclear goes zero?

A chance speech by Al Gore, a nuclear debate and water water everywhere why don’t we use it for power?

COP26: Energy Day in Glasgow kicks off with an ‘end in sight’ for coal

A 190-strong coalition has today agreed to both phase out coal power and end support for new coal power plants

China sets out old emissions pledges but nothing new in light of COP26

This follows reports that Xi Jinping will not be attending the summit – a blow to global climate negotiations

Which city will become home to the UK’s prototype fusion energy plant?

The plant is anticipated to start operations in the early 2040s

‘Netherlands to phase out coal by 2030’

A new report claims that Dutch coal will be history by the end of this decade, based on the new carbon price floor and reduction in thermal power generation