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    An oil tanker being moored at the Mongstad oil terminal and refinery in Norway. Credit: Ola Moen / Alamy Stock Photo. D1AJ6D

    Guest post: How quickly does the world need to ‘phase down’ all fossil fuels?

    India and China were widely criticised at COP26 in 2021 when they pushed to tone down the language on coal consumption that emerged from the climate ...Read More

    Guest posts| Feb 16. 2023.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin.

    In-depth: Russia’s war means fossil fuels will peak within five years, IEA says

    Fossil fuel use will peak within five years, says the World Energy Outlook 2022 from the International Energy Agency (IEA). The 524-page outlook s...Read More

    Energy| Oct 31. 2022.
    Aerial view above natural gas extraction Louisiana Credit: Aerial Archives / Alamy Stock Photo.

    New fossil fuels 'incompatible’ with 1.5C goal, comprehensive analysis finds

    There is a “large consensus” across all published studies that developing new oil and gas fields is “incompatible” with the 1.5C target, a ne...Read More

    yabo 11选5 | Oct 23. 2022.
    LNG gas carrier ship approaching port. Credit: maritime stock images / Alamy Stock Photo.

    Analysis: UK's gas imports would be 13% lower if it had not ‘cut the green crap’

    The UK’s gas imports would be 13% lower if successive Conservative-led governments had not “cut the green crap” over the past decade, Carbon Br...Read More

    UK policy| Oct 8. 2022.
    Indigenous protesters hold placards during a march in London

    Fossil fuels: Is the world on track for moving past coal, oil and gas production?

    Scientists, economists and Indigenous activists met in Oxford in September to discuss a challenge central to solving climate change: how can the worl...Read More

    Energy| Oct 4. 2022.
    Russia country profile photo.

    The Carbon Brief Profile: Russia

    In this country profile, Carbon Brief examines the state of climate and energy policies in Russia, home to some of the world’s largest reserves of ...Read More

    Country profiles| Sep 22. 2022.
    Restarting of aged units at Anegasaki gas-fired power station in Chiba

    Guest post: How China and South Korea could save money by steering clear of gas

    China and South Korea are planning to build more than 112 gigawatts (GW) of gas-fired power plants, making them the top two countries in East Asia, a...Read More

    Guest posts| Aug 2. 2022.
    Ship constructing Walney extension of the offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea

    Analysis: Record-low price for UK offshore wind is nine times cheaper than gas

    一个你K government auction has secured a record 11 gigawatts (GW) of new renewable energy capacity that will generate electricity nine times more cheapl...Read More

    Renewables| 7月8日。2022.
    Open-pit coal mining at Cottbus Nord in Germany

    Emissions from mining cause ‘up to £2.5tn’ in environmental damages each year

    Greenhouse gas emissions from global mining and resource extraction result in up to £2.5tn ($3tn) in damages worldwide every year, according to a ne...Read More

    yabet官网 | Jul 6. 2022.
    Oil and gas drilling on the Front Range of Colorado

    ‘One quarter’ of US emissions since 2005 come from fossil fuels on public lands

    Emissions equivalent to nearly a quarter of the US total since 2005 have come from fossil fuels extracted on the nation’s public lands and waters, ...Read More

    yabo 11选5 | Apr 21. 2022.
    Oil platforms flaring in Brent Oil Field, North Sea

    Factcheck: Can new UK oil and gas licences ever be ‘climate compatible’?

    The UK made history in November 2021 by helping to secure the first mention of the need to tackle fossil fuels in a global climate agreement, at the ...Read More

    yabo 11选5 | Feb 24. 2022.
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