‘Nearly 85% of retired US power capacity in 2022 will be coal power stations’

Almost 14.9GW of coal-fired power capacity will retire in the coming months

Fully renewable energy to power world’s largest coal port

The port has also converted 97% of its vehicles to electric

HSBC: “All clients must have a plan to exit coal by end-2023”

The bank intends to halve its thermal coal financing exposure by 2030

Chimney of Scotland’s last coal-fired power station demolished

The Longannet Power Station started generating electricity in 1970

Nearly 12% of electric utilities ‘have targets aligned with the 1.5°C target’

New research assessed 50 electric utilities and predicted that companies will exceed their total carbon budget by 57% by 2035

Carbon hits record price in Europe following COP26

The climate summit has seen the price hike by more than double since the start of the year, as governments look to curb its impacts through new agreements

Glasgow Climate Pack stirs reactions across the world

A compromise, a death-knell for coal power or a big failure to phase out fossil fuels – what leaders and industry think about the COP26 agreement?

COP26 announced Glasgow Climate Pact as Alok Sharma said “I am deeply sorry”

Adopted by nearly 200 countries, the agreement asks all countries to strengthen their current emissions targets in 2022

COP26 Live: Energy Day in Glasgow kicks off with an ‘end in sight’ for coal

A 190-strong coalition has today agreed to both phase out coal power and end support for new coal power plants

China sets out old emissions pledges but nothing new in light of COP26

This follows reports that Xi Jinping will not be attending the summit – a blow to global climate negotiations