'Stubbornness of the status quo' jeopardising Paris Agreement progress, IEA warns
Report: UK can still meet climate ambitions if all large businesses in set 1.5C science-based targets
Unless all large businesses in the UK draw up and implement plans decarbonise in line with the Paris Agreement's 1.5C trajectory within two years, the nation risks missing its long-term net-zero target.
Sky chief Jeremy Darroch: Businesses and governments must stop playing 'game of numbers' on climate
Sky's chief executive Jeremy Darroch has used his last public speech while in his role to deliver a call to action from governments and the private sector on the eve of COP26, urging a move from talk or box-ticking to comprehensive action.
Rio Tinto announces $7.5bn plan to halve operational carbon emissions by 2030
Multinational mining giant Rio Tinto has increased its decarbonisation targets and announced a $7.5bn spending plan to support the halving of operational carbon emissions by 2030.
Fossil fuel firms were blocked from sponsoring COP26, with organisers questioning their net-zero plans
The UK's COP26 Unit has effectively blocked fossil fuel majors from taking up an official role at the climate summit, arguing that their plans to decarbonise are not robust enough to meet their sponsorship criteria.
Glasgow unveils Green Deal draft to reach net-zero emissions by 2030
Glasgow City Council has unveiled its draft plan for a new Green Deal that would see the city reach net-zero emissions by 2030 while also improving resiliency and quality of living.
Recapping a bumper week for UK green policy: Here's what you need to know
To say it has been a busy week for green policy announcements in the UK would be an understatement. Here, edie recaps the key changes from the Net-Zero Strategy, Heat and Buildings Strategy, Environment Bill and HM Treasury.
UK's second green gilt raises a further £6bn for low-carbon projects
The UK Treasury has confirmed the second sale of its green gilts package, bringing total funding for projects assisting the net-zero transition to £16bn to date.