Failure to deliver COP26 pledges equal to ‘monstrous self-harm’, says Alok Sharma

The COP26 President has said the current crises should strengthen countries’ determination to honour the Glasgow Climate Pact

‘World’s major cities face increasing danger of drought’

This includes London, a new report has suggested

Power sector joins forces to deliver a fair and just net zero transition

Powering Net Zero Pact is a COP26 legacy and recognises the need for energy industry collaboration to decarbonise

Alok Sharma: “Climate security has become synonymous with energy security”

The COP26 President said the current crisis has made the case for homegrown renewables more clear

Mayors meeting to talk climate change

This will be the first time they have come together on net zero since COP26

UK and Egypt spark climate talks with 40 countries

The COP26 and COP27 hosts will collaborate to see how countries are living up to climate promises

Queen’s Speech lays out Energy Bill

The pursuit of cheaper, cleaner and more secure energy has been put at the heart of the government’s plans

Taskforce launched to track financial firms’ net zero plans

It will require these companies to publish clear plans on how they hope to achieve net zero by 2050

‘We have to get finance flowing’, says Alok Sharma

He is pleading with MDBs and private financiers to stick by promises made at COP26 by backing developing countries in the fight against climate change

World ‘has a 10% chance of limiting global warming to 1.5°C’

New research found that carbon pledges announced at COP26 could hold warming under 2°C but could not hit the 1.5°C mark