edie launches COP26 summary report for businesses

With the dust finally settling on a hectic two weeks at COP26 in Glasgow, the edie team has compiled an in-depth round-up report of all the key announcements and the implications they will have on sustainability-minded businesses moving forward.

edie launches COP26 summary report for businesses

The report is free to download for edie users

Compiled from our first-hand insights and experiences in Glasgow, this report amalgamates and summarises all of the key announcements and business takeaways from every day of COP26 – including notable news stories, video interviews, podcast chats, and an exclusive foreword penned by COP26 President Alok Sharma.

It was billed as the “last-chance saloon” for world leaders to keep global temperature rises to no more than 1.5C above preindustrial levels. Did it deliver?

From the World Leaders Summit on Days 1-2 through to the crucial final 24 hours when the Glasgow Climate Pact was reached – this 24-page document rounds up exactly what happened across all Zones of the COP26 climate summit, with a focus on what this all means for green business. 

Whether you’re a business leader, climate expert, environmental professional, youth activist – or just someone with a passion for all things sustainability and climate action – this document should provide a useful reference point for understanding how COP26 might shape corporate sustainability in the months and years to come.


For those looking for more of a behind-the-scenes feel to accompany this report, the edie team also put together daily podcast episodes while in the Blue Zone at COP26.

Whether you’re a business leader, climate expert, environmental professional, youth activist, or just someone with a passion for all things sustainability and climate action – this podcast is for you! COP26 Covered podcast brings you everything you need to know from each day of the crucial climate talks, wrapped up into 30-minute episodes.

The episodes feature an array of exclusive interviews with some of the biggest representatives from sustainable businesses in the UK, with each episode focusing on a different theme across the climate action spectrum.

The COP26 Covered podcast is available to listen to on iTunes and Spotify, or bookmark this page to see the full list of podcast episodes as they appear. 

Have a question about this podcast or a suggestion for future episodes? Get in touch at [email protected].

View all of edie’s COP26 content here

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