33 businesses, industry associations, NGOs and think tanks are urging the European Commission to prioritise available efficient and sustainable solutions to decarbonise buildings and avoid the direct use of hydrogen for this purpose.
According to PwC’s recently published Net Zero Economy Index, at the current rate of energy consumption and carbon-dioxide emissions, the 1.5°C goal of the Paris Agreement is out of reach.
Biodiversity represents the natural capital of the world, yet we are bringing irreversible damage to ecosystems. Heads of State and government, leaders of international organisations came together at the One Planet Summit to discuss how to reverse this negative trend.
For António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, the global response to the climate emergency has been utterly inadequate. We need meaningful cuts now, to reduce global emissions by 45% by 2030.
The IEA announced that it will produce the world’s first comprehensive roadmap for the energy sector to reach net-zero emissions by 2050. The report is part of a series of new IEA projects to reach global energy and climate goals.
The European Commission has launched an online public consultation on the development of legally binding EU nature restoration targets. Restoring Europe’s damaged ecosystems will help to increase biodiversity, mitigate and adapt to climate change.
The number of premature deaths due to air pollution could be reduced by around 55% in 2030 if Member States implemented all measures agreed under the existing EU legislation regulating sources of air pollution and limiting climate change.
Rosneft has reviewed its environmental agenda in the context of low-carbon economy, including climate risks management and defining opportunities related to the future energy demand.
Another one million trees will be planted within the "Romania plants for tomorrow" action. OMV Petrom has been contributing since March allocating 4.6 million euros as financial support.
Gender inequalities are reflected in differential vulnerability and exposure to the hazards posed by climate change and addressing them is key to increase the adaptive capacities of societies.