IEA to focus on net zero by 2050 for energy

A major global energy agency has announced a focus on climate action for 2020, cautiously welcomed by climate groups The post IEA to focus on net zero by 2050 for energy appeared first on RenewEconomy.

UK climate body lays out economy-boosting plan to reach net zero emissions

“We simply don’t need fossil fuels to access cheap energy anymore,” says UK climate body. “Any notion that we can’t afford to tackle climate change is clearly nonsense”. The post UK climate body lays out economy-boosting plan to reach net zero emissions appeared first on RenewEconomy.

Victoria’s human-focused climate action fills a gap in post-COVID policymaking

It is a relief to see state-based climate plans beginning to solidify into real policy action – plans that actually lower emissions, while putting ‘guard rails’ around the growth of energy technologies. The post Victoria’s human-focused climate action fills a gap in post-COVID policymaking appeared first on RenewEconomy.