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Australian businesses call for climate crisis and virus economic recovery to be tackled together

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Innes Willox, chief executive of the Australia Industry Group, says Covid-19 and climate are ‘urgent’ challenges that overlap

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Australian businesses call for climate crisis and virus economic recovery to be tackled together

Australian businesses call for climate crisis and virus economic recovery to be tackled together

Innes Willox, chief executive of the Australia Industry Group, says Covid-19 and climate are ‘urgent’ challenges that overlap

The Solar Singularity: 2019 Update (Part 3)

The Solar Singularity: 2019 Update (Part 3)

Renewables, storage and electric vehicles are at the beginning of a decades-long boom. Author Tam Hunt asks, Will it be enough to save the planet?

Commentary: COP24: Five Key Takeaways from COP24 for Energy

Commentary: COP24: Five Key Takeaways from COP24 for Energy

The outcome of COP24 was heralded by many as a success in multilateralism and diplomacy, but how does this achievement translate to energy systems in the real world?

Green energy could drive Covid-19 recovery with $100tn boost

Green energy could drive Covid-19 recovery with $100tn boost

Speeding up investment could deliver huge gains to global GDP by 2050 while tackling climate emergency, says report

We risk devastating warming of 3 or 4 degrees Celsius if renewables are not more aggressively and rapidly deployed and energy efficiency enhanced in all sectors

We risk devastating warming of 3 or 4 degrees Celsius if renewables are not more aggressively and rapidly deployed and energy efficiency enhanced in all sectors

With dwindling prices of renewables compared to fossil fuels and the enormous economic (11 million jobs in 2018 as per the International Renewable Energy Agency) and health benefits they ...

Climate Change in the New Normal

Climate Change in the New Normal

DER Technologies Renewable Energy Climate Change Federal Government Decarbonization Most governments around the world have declared a national emergency as the coronavirus outbreak has ...

What Was Under the Climate Summit Christmas Tree?

What Was Under the Climate Summit Christmas Tree?

Each year the United Nations Conference of Parties (COP) meets to advance global cooperation to address the many global challenges related to climate change. As per usual, at the summit ...

Will gains outweigh the risks of an accelerated energy transition?

Will gains outweigh the risks of an accelerated energy transition?

Advancing technology and falling costs are making clean energy cost competitive with that generated by fossil fuels in most markets. At a corporate level, 212 companies globally are ...

The world’s foremost energy outlook is still leading us to catastrophic climate change

The world’s foremost energy outlook is still leading us to catastrophic climate change

Small improvements to the IEA’s authoritative report do little to guide governments, companies or investors towards a clean economic transformation

Climate Policy In 2018 Centers On IPCC Warning & Continued Global Growth

Climate Policy In 2018 Centers On IPCC Warning & Continued Global Growth

As the year draws to a close it is only natural to look back at what has been, and forward at what might be. This is doubly important for the global clean energy industry and the policies ...

Cutting fossil fuels could save Canadians $24 billion a year by 2050

Cutting fossil fuels could save Canadians $24 billion a year by 2050

Canadians could save as much as $24 billion annually by 2050 by scaling back the use of fossil fuels to heat and cool their buildings and deploying a range of low-carbon and energy ...

Oil below $30: what does it mean for action on climate change?

Oil below $30: what does it mean for action on climate change?

We asked a range of experts for their views on the drop in oil price to $30 a barrel.

Senator Klobuchar’s Plan to Tackle the Climate Crisis

Senator Klobuchar’s Plan to Tackle the Climate Crisis

Acting with Urgency to Transform Our Energy Sector, Rebuild a Green America, Unlock Scientific Breakthroughs, Mobilize the Heartland and…

Greens aim to end coal, and petrol cars, by 2030 in rush to 100% renewables

Greens aim to end coal, and petrol cars, by 2030 in rush to 100% renewables

Greens pick up AEMO’s Integrated System Plan and accelerate it to reach 100% renewables by 2030, phase out fossil fuel cars, end thermal coal exports, and focus on solar hydrogen exports.

The implications of the coronavirus crisis on the global energy sector and the environment

The implications of the coronavirus crisis on the global energy sector and the environment

Atlantic Council Global Energy Center experts respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and its implications for the energy sector and the environment.

The energy sector is crucial for cutting global emissions. It's time to step up to the challenge

The energy sector is crucial for cutting global emissions. It's time to step up to the challenge

Progress over the past 10 years has laid the foundations to make great headway this decade, writes Fatih Birol, executive director of the International Energy Agency.