New clean energy economy emerging but net zero progress ‘too slow’ according to IEA World Energy Outlook

With emissions, climate disasters and energy market volatility all rising, governments need to send an unmistakeable signal of clean energy ambition and action at COP26 to accelerate the transition.

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Tackling methane emissions from fossil fuel operations is essential to combat near-term global warming

A new international push is needed to bring down methane emissions from fossil fuel operations – particularly oil and gas – where leaks can often be prevented easily at little or no cost.

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Wärtsilä releases renewables report, ahead of COP26

The technology group Wärtsilä has issued a report ahead of COP26, the UN’s Climate Change Conference to be held in Glasgow, Scotland, this autumn, demonstrating the environmental and economic opportunities for states that decarbonise rapidly. The report will be presented at the Economist Sustainability Week event on 6 October.

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Space-Based Solar Power could be developed by 2040, helping drive Net Zero emissions

A report published by the UK's Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has concluded that Space-Based Solar Power is technically feasible, economically viable, and could be developed by 2040.

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COP26 President Alok Sharma urges offshore wind companies to drive change across the global economy

The President of COP26, the United Nations Climate Change Summit in Glasgow in November, Alok Sharma, has told the offshore wind industry that it has a key role to play in helping to the UK to reach net zero emissions as fast as possible.

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