Cañete: ‘No way around it’, climate neutral EU is needed

By |januar 31st, 2019|COP24, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Paris Agreement|

EU climate Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete is in no doubt that the EU has to achieve ‘climate neutrality’ by 2050 and wants to use his final months in the job to push the bloc towards Paris Agreement-compliance.

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Polish power sector contributions to COP24 in Katowice [Promoted content]

By |januar 25th, 2019|COP24, News|

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The contribution of the Polish energy sector to the implementation of global climate policy [Promoted content]

By |januar 24th, 2019|COP24, News|

The PKEE’s report presents the contribution of the Polish electric power industry to the implementation of the global climate policy. One of its main conclusions points out that despite unfavourable circumstances, including the historical dominance of coal-based technologies, the electric power sector is effectively taking measures aimed at the reduction of CO2 emissions.

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Post-COP24 stocktake praises Katowice rulebook, ‘Cañete’s baby’

By |januar 24th, 2019|Brazil, COP24, Michał Kurtyka, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Paris Agreement|

In December, international negotiators managed to agree the set of rules needed to “bring the Paris Agreement to life”. But unfinished business and a tight schedule mean that the job of honouring the landmark deal is far from done.

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After the COP: Where next for climate action?

By |januar 24th, 2019|COP24, News, Paris Agreement|

December's COP24 climate summit in Katowice was billed as a last chance to actually implement the Paris Agreement. Now that the dust has settled, did negotiators achieve their objectives? And where does the international effort go from here?

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Climate action: Seeds of hope for 2019

By |januar 15th, 2019|2050 climate strategy, COP24, gilets jaunes, Just transition, net zero, News, yellow vests|

While there is a growing recognition of the need for climate action, last year taught us that for a sustainable long-term energy transition to be effective, the roadmap to get there needs to be inclusive and citizen-driven, writes Imke Lübbeke.

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Three ways companies and cities are taking the lead on climate change

By |december 20th, 2018|1.5°C pathway, cities and climate change, COP24, Katowice, News, Paris Agreement|

As the COP24 drew to a close last weekend, it was hard not be concerned by the political rifts the process has revealed, notably regarding the IPCC’s 1.5C report. But in the real economy there are clear reasons for optimism, writes Nicolette Bartlett.

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Nations agree on Paris Agreement rulebook, fail on climate ambition

By |december 16th, 2018|climate ambition, Climate Change, climate finance, COP24, energy and environment, News, Paris Agreement, Rulebook|

Three years and three days after the Paris Agreement was adopted, the 197 signatory countries gathered in Katowice, Poland, agreed Saturday (15 December) on a rulebook for its implementation but failed to raise their ambition to keep global warming "well below 2°C".

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Two of 196 signatory countries to Paris Agreement have raised their climate ambitions

By |december 14th, 2018|climate action, climate ambition, coalition, COP24, News, Pacific|

The signatories to the Paris Agreement are supposed to revise their climate ambitions upwards within the next 18 months. While states are struggling to get involved, businesses are trying to move forward. EURACTIV France reports.

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Climate change is a problem of politics, not science

By |december 14th, 2018|1.5°C pathway, China, climate risk, climate science, COP24, IPCC, News, Paris Agreement|

The scientific, economic and social arguments for aggressive action on climate change are powerful. Our political leaders are now at a fork in the road and our children and grandchildren are watching, write Valérie Masson-Delmotte and Jiang Kejun.

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