UN says oil and gas delegates have to disclose ties at summits

More than 600 fossil fuel employees were present at COP27

King meets energy industry leaders

The private meeting this week is expected to boost the King’s knowledge on clean energy ahead of a state visit

Will this be the UK’s first net zero cathedral?

Nearly 200 solar panels will be installed on the roof of York Minster while excess power will be stored in underground batteries

COP28 President urges Big Oil to join climate change fight

Al Jabar has said “we should stretch ourselves to go further” as only half of the oil and gas industry has committed to a Scope 1 and 2 net zero goal by 2050

Fight climate change, not each other, says COP28 President

Sultan al-Jaber has said the climate strategies that countries pursue “must leave no one behind”

The Carbon Column – Reflecting on 2022

In this post I reflect on some of the stories in 2022

The Carbon Column – Another COP out?

Is the loss and damage fund agreement enough to call COP27 a success or have we seen another failure from the leaders of our nations

COP27 reaches a deal on climate compensation

Analysts say the biggest economies must commit to larger CO2 reductions as the UN Secretary-General calls for a “giant leap on climate ambition”

Scotland launches UK’s tallest wind turbine

Scotland’s First Minister has marked the grid connection of the UK’s tallest onshore wind turbines

‘Egypt is polluting coral reefs whilst hosting COP,’ study claims

An oil terminal is allegedly releasing wastewater into the Red Sea