Aviva Investors threatens to divest from companies over climate inaction

The Climate Engagement Escalation Programme will include companies from the oil and gas, metals and mining and utilities sectors

New York’s $226bn pension fund targets net zero goal by 2040

It will review its investments in energy sector companies within the next four years, with a view to divest from the ‘riskiest’ fossil fuel companies that contribute to climate change by 2025

Denmark to end oil and gas exploration in North Sea by 2050

The Danish Parliament has approved the cancellation of new oil and gas permits

Malaysian oil and gas giant PETRONAS targets net zero emissions by 2050

The company will invest in renewable energy solutions and deploy green technologies to its operations

Oil and gas giants team up with Stena Bulk on shipping carbon capture

They will evaluate the technical and economic challenges involved when capturing carbon dioxide onboard ships while at sea

Dutch bank ING vows to reduce financing of upstream oil and gas by 19% by 2040

The lender says it increased renewable power generation financing by €1.9 billion in 2019

GHGSat secures $30m to develop satellites that detect methane emissions

The space-based data and analytics enables regulators and sectors such as oil and gas, waste management, mining, energy and agriculture to properly assess and track emissions and take prompt action

Gaia Says No! Episode 10 – Can Black go Green?

Listen as former Obama advisor Allyson Anderson Book, explains why the fossil fuel industries have a role to play in net zero

RBS to stop lending to coal, oil and gas firms ‘without credible climate plan’

The group has also pledged to fully phase out coal financing by 2030

Steve Holliday: Oil and gas sector must play major role in tackling climate change

The president of the Energy Institute spoke to ELN at the Energy Live Expo event in London last week, which attracted more than 450 people from across industry