Global financial industry calls for more climate action from G20 ahead of COP26

GFANZ, which represents $90tn in global assets, has published a report of the further action that needs to be done by G20 governments to achieve net zero aims

Babies to face seven times more heatwaves than grandparents

New research suggests if current climate policies do not change extreme weather events will become far more frequent and affect poorer children the most

2°C on the football pitch?

future Net Zero spoke with We Play Green’s Maarten de Fockert to uncover what football can do to tackle climate change and the actions players can take to raise more awareness

‘COP26 will only be a success if there is no new coal’

Six countries make up 80% of the world’s remaining coal pipeline and a new report claims November’s conference will be a failure if it does not lead to them rejecting it

World is failing to meet Paris Agreement target – except The Gambia…

A new report reveals that all countries, including those that make up the G20 are nowhere near achieving the Paris aims apart from a small West African country

Semcon commits to halving emissions by 2030

The technology company has joined climate-based initiatives and set science-based targets to align itself with the aims of the Paris Agreement

‘Only half’ of manufacturers on course to reach Paris Agreement targets

Only 10% of organisations worldwide are employing what Capgemini calls a ‘holistic approach’ to sustainable manufacturing

TPI: ‘Net zero commitments double from last year’

However, TPI’s new report revealed that only 17% of carbon -intensive companies are set to maintain temperature rises to 2°C or below by 2050

E.ON commits to science-based targets and joins ‘Race to Zero’

It has committed to becoming carbon-neutral by 2040 and to keep global warming levels at 1.5°C

Trinity College Cambridge commits to net zero by 2050

The college will fully divest in companies that use fossil fuels and has set five science-based targets