Has COP26 gone far enough to tackle climate change?

Has COP26 gone far enough to tackle climate change?

COP26 concludes with a global pact on climate change but many fear the commitments of world leaders do not go far enough to tackle the problem. Almost 200 countries agreed the Glasgow Climate Pact to ‘keep 1.5C alive’, the level at which global warming needs to be...
Spain to phase out coal power

Spain to phase out coal power

Spain is one of 23 countries who have committed to phase out coal power, the single biggest contributor to climate change and to scale up clean power. The announcement was made at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), currently being held in Glasgow, UK and...
“The end of coal is in sight”

“The end of coal is in sight”

More than 40 countries have pledged to move away from coal, agreeing to end all investment in both domestic and international coal power generation and to phase out coal power during the 2030s and 2040s. The announcement came during day 5 of COP26, the UN Climate...
Walk the walk

Walk the walk

Blah blah blah! So said climate activist Greta Thunberg when she castigated politicians as she led climate protests in Milan. Interestingly, many politicians support her point of view that younger generations are suffering from the results of older generations’...
Zero Emissions Day

Zero Emissions Day

Zero Emissions Day aims to give the planet a break from fossil fuels and to raise awareness of the damage that carbon emissions cause to our planet. The burning of fossil fuels to produce electricity, is one of the main contributing factors to climate change. When...