New guidance for global investors to assess climate change impacts

It enables them to evaluate how their investment portfolios would respond to different levels of global warming

Guest Blog: Haydn Young – Calling for a climate emergency

Climate change is very much back on the global agenda and governments around the world are starting to listen

UN agency sets sail to tackle emissions from ships

The Government is Norway is providing $1.1 million for the ‘GreenVoyage-2050’ initiative

George Clooney blasts Trump and climate change deniers

The actor launches a spoof new charity called ‘United to Defeat Untruthful Misinformation and Support Science’ or UDUMASS in a video parody about educating ‘idiots’ on climate change

New initiative to help investors align portfolios with Paris climate goal

It is being delivered to help asset owners and managers better assess and manage both climate risk and opportunity and report on their actions more effectively

New York power plants to become coal free by 2020

All power generators in the state must adhere to new emissions limits for carbon dioxide, which coal plants can’t meet

Smart meter
Meeting climate goals ‘will be slow, hard and costly without smart meters’

Smart Energy GB says the devices are an essential part of a flexible, decentralised and decarbonised energy system

Climate change protest in the UK
UK public ‘more concerned than ever before about climate change’

That’s according to the latest BEIS Public Attitude Tracker, which is now on its 29th wave of finding out what the UK public think about a variety of energy issues

Short Fuse Episode 47

Short Fuse episode featuring the latest energy news and insights.

University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge accepts calls to further explore divestment options

The move follows increasing concern from staff and students regarding the university’s financial investments in oil, gas and coal businesses