COP26: More than 80 countries pledge to cut methane emissions by 30% by 2030

Methane is responsible for a third of human-induced global warming

COP26: US to stop methane leaks from oil and gas wells later today

The country is expected to announce new measures to tackle methane emissions at the summit, which are responsible for a third of human-induced global warming

Biden sets plan for seven major offshore wind farms

The plan is expected to support President Biden’s target for 30GW of offshore wind by 2030

US President confirms 50-52% emission reduction cut by 2030

The new target aims to help the US meet its ambition for net zero emissions by 2050

Boris Johnson and Joe Biden commit to work together on a green recovery

The Prime Minister welcomed the President’s decision to re-enter the US into the Paris Agreement and praised his early action on tackling climate change

Biden returns US to Paris climate change agreement

The president also signed an executive order to halt the construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline