The Polish government says it will not ratify the Paris Agreement to tackle climate change unless it receives financial guarantees from Brussels for the construction of new coal-fired power generation capacity.
In the run-up to PennWell's annual POWER-GEN Europe and Renewable Energy World Europe in Milan this June, conference director Nigel Blackaby examines the key themes that will drive the debate Ã¢€“ with change at the heart of the agenda like never before.
Pei Connect provides a brief look at what got our attention during the week (15-22 January), and this week the newswire was buzzing about the Biden Administration's return to the Paris Agreement, as well as a renewed commitment to climate action.
A new report examined the 'carbon performance' of 238 energy, industrial and transport companies and found only 43 have emissions trajectories in line with the Paris Agreement of limiting climate change to 2°C.
The UN has warned that current measures under the Paris Agreement to curb climate change are not working. A UN report warns that unless global greenhouse gas emissions fall by 7.6 per cent each year by 2030, the world will miss the opportunity to get on track towards the 1.5Ã‚Â°C temperature goal of the Paris deal.