Carbon News - Intelligence for the carbon market


Will COP26 be delayed, again?

1 Apr 21 - Just as President Joe Biden unveils his $2 trillion infrastructure and climate plan and momentum surges on Wall Street for finance solutions, comes word that COP26 this November in Glasgow might be postponed because of covid.

UK calls for net--zero by 2050

19 Mar 21 - Alok Sharma sets out UK’s aims as host of climate talks, including new emissions targets for 2030.

Vaccine hold-up threatens representation at climate talks

17 Mar 21 - Climate diplomats in developing countries and civil society groups say slow vaccine rollouts in poorer nations threaten the inclusivity of negotiations at the Cop26 summit in November.

Put talks online, says Gueterres.

9 Feb 21 - Critical negotiations to prepare for November’s Cop26 climate summit will need to take place virtually as the coronavirus pandemic is still not allowing in-person meetings and further delay is not an option, according to UN chief António Guterres.

UK announces stronger 2030 emissions target

7 Dec 20 - The UK government has announced it will slash greenhouse gas emissions at least 68 per cent by 2030, compared to 1990 levels, in line with independent advice.

How well is Scotland tackling climate change?

5 Nov 20 - This time next year, Scotland will be hosting a major UN climate change conference.

How does the COP26 delay affect GHG emissions?

14 Oct 20 - Will delaying the COP26 UN climate negotiations impact international action to decarbonise? Would catch-up talks help? Could the talks collapse because countries stopped paying their dues?

UN postpones COP26 climate talks in Glascow

3 Apr 20 - Green campaigners vowed to keep up the pressure on governments to make stringent new commitments on the climate crisis, as the COP26 climate summit was delayed until next year.

Johnson under pressure to stage UN climate talks

19 Mar 20 - Nicholas Stern, one of the most prominent global experts on the climate crisis, has urged UK leader Boris Johnson to resist calls to postpone vital UN climate talks this year, despite the coronavirus...

Coronavirus could derail COP 26 summit

4 Mar 20 - Concern is growing among campaigners that vital UN climate talks in Glasgow later this year will be derailed by the coronavirus outbreak.

Johnson names new COP26 president

Alok Sharma

18 Feb 20 - UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appointed Alok Sharma to preside over the COP26 UN climate talks in November.

Does Britain know what it's doing with Glasgow?

5 Feb 20 - Developing countries and climate campaigners are growing increasingly concerned that the UK lacks a clear strategy for hosting vital UN talks in Glasgow this year.


RSS Feeds

Carbon News RSS Feed
Click to get an RSS feed for the latest stories from all sections of the site.
COP26 RSS Feed
Click to get an RSS feed of stories this section only.
Your IP address: