EU, China and Canada renew pledge for climate action, despite virus

By |julij 8th, 2020|Canada, China, COP26, Frans Timmermans, News, UN climate talks|

In spite of the economic crisis posed by the coronavirus pandemic, the EU, China and Canada sent “a clear political signal” on Tuesday (7 July) that they are still committed to the Paris Agreement on climate change. 

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Petersberg Climate Dialogue: German ambitions remain blurry

By |april 27th, 2020|climate targets, COP26, Germany, News, Paris climate plan, Paris climate targets, Petersberg Climate Dialogue, Svenja Schulze|

The Petersberg Climate Dialogue opened on Monday with an appeal to place climate protection at the centre of economic recovery. Yet, it remains to be seen how much ambition Germany will show in this respect. Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) will give an ...

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‘We won’t slow down’ on climate: EU reacts to COP26 postponement

By |april 2nd, 2020|2030 climate and energy targets, COP26, Frans Timmermans, News|

The European Commission “took note” of the UK’s announcement to postpone this year’s UN climate summit, stressing however its “strong commitment” to the global climate agenda as world nations grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic.

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COP26 UN climate summit postponed due to coronavirus

By |april 2nd, 2020|COP26, News|

The UN has postponed a critical summit meant to jumpstart global climate action until 2021 as the world reels from the coronavirus pandemic. EURACTIV's media partner Climate Home News reports.

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Coronavirus delays UN climate and biodiversity talks

By |marec 12th, 2020|Biodiversity, COP26, News|

UN Climate Change said it won’t hold any physical meetings until the end of April amid efforts to contain the coronavirus pandemic. EURACTIV’s media partner Climate Home News reports. The spread of coronavirus across the world is disrupting climate and...

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Pascal Canfin MEP: EU Climate Law must stick to 2030 timeline

By |marec 4th, 2020|2030 climate and energy targets, 2050 carbon neutrality, Climate Law, COP26, EU long term strategy 2050, News, Pascal Canfin|

The European Commission must publish its impact assessment on the EU's 2030 climate target in June – not in September like is currently mentioned in the draft Climate Law, MEP Pascal Canfin told EURACTIV in an interview.

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Switzerland promises UN improved climate plan

By |februar 26th, 2020|COP26, News, Switzerland|

Switzerland has become one of the first nations to confirm to the UN that it will enhance its emissions reduction target for 2030. But details about its new strategy are still scant EURACTIV's partner Climate Home News reports.

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Launching climate summit, UK plans to bring forward ban on new petrol and diesel cars

By |februar 4th, 2020|Boris Johnson, car industry, COP26, diesel cars, dieselgate, News, oil industry|

Britain will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2035, five years earlier than previously planned, Prime Minister Boris Johnson will announce on Tuesday (4 February) as he launches a major UN climate summit due to take place in Glasgow in N...

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A turning point is needed on climate action

By |september 20th, 2019|COP26, News, UN climate summit|

The UN climate summit next week puts the signatories to the Paris Agreement under the spotlight, and will be the acid test for the EU’s new talk on climate. If the bloc really intends to lead the world on economic decarbonisation, this is where it starts, writes Eliot Whittington.

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