Carbon and Climate

July 11, 2017

G20 Communiqué Says Paris Agreement is Irreversible

At the closure of the G20 summit last week, the final declaration stated that the Paris Agreement is irreversible, a…
June 12, 2017

World Bank: Update on Global Carbon Pricing

The World Bank is a long-time proponent of carbon pricing as an efficient tool to meet emission reduction targets. Its…
May 30, 2017

Investing in Climate, Investing in Growth

A new OECD report considers how governments can achieve growth through actions that also meet climate change targets. The report,…
May 16, 2017

Carbon Capture and Storage Funding Awarded

A team of developers in Scotland has been awarded EU funding to test the viability of a low-cost carbon capture…
May 9, 2017

Next Step Taken to Hydrogen Gas Network

Northern Gas Networks (NGN) has opened a dedicated H21 Project Office in Leeds to focus on the gas network conversion…
April 11, 2017

CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme Updates

As we approach the next CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC) reporting round, what important points do participants need to consider?…
March 27, 2017
Wind turbines in the industrial zone

Impact of Carbon Budgets on Energy Prices

A new report from the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) analyses the effects that climate change policies have on energy…
March 20, 2017
Drax Power Station

Global Emissions Unchanged for Third Consecutive Year

Global carbon emissions from energy have remained unchanged for the third consecutive year, despite economic growth, according to the International…
March 14, 2017
UK Parliament BEIS

UK Budget Indicates Changes for Carbon Pricing

The final Spring Budget, delivered by Chancellor Philip Hammond last week, gave little clarity on the future of renewables and…