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The toughest of tasks at U.N. climate talks: Article 6 on CO2 markets

Nov 05 2021

-Agreement on a market-based mechanism to allow countries to use international carbon offsets to meet goals set under the 2015 Paris climate agreement is among the most complex and most important of the tasks facing U.N. negotiators.

Global green bond issuance could pass $1 trln next year, survey says

Oct 28 2021

LONDON Investors expect global green bond investment to double and reach $1 trillion for the first time in a single year by the end of 2022, a survey by the Climate Bonds Initiative showed on Thursday.

Scientific advisers urge detailed plans from COP26, not just climate pledges

Oct 27 2021

LONDON Thirty eight scientific advisers to governments have urged leaders at the upcoming COP26 climate conference to focus on detailed action plans, not just pledges, on how to keep a 1.5 Celsius temperature limit within reach.

Explainer-Sticking points at the U.N. climate conference

Oct 27 2021

LONDON Representatives from nearly 200 countries will meet in Glasgow, Scotland, from Oct. 31-Nov. 12 for climate talks to strengthen action to tackle global warming under the 2015 Paris Agreement.

U.N. warns world set for 2.7C rise on today's emissions pledges

Oct 26 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -Current commitments to cut greenhouse gas emissions put the planet on track for an average 2.7 degrees Celsius temperature rise this century, a United Nations report said on Tuesday, in another stark warning ahead of crunch climate talks https://www.reuters.com/business/cop. | Video

EXPLAINER-The toughest of tasks at U.N. climate talks: Article 6 on CO2 markets

Oct 26 2021

Oct 26 - Agreement on a market-based mechanism to allow countries to use international carbon offsets to meet goals set under the 2015 Paris climate agreement is among the most complex and most important of the tasks facing U.N. negotiators.

U.N. warns world set for 2.7C rise on today's emissions pledges

Oct 26 2021

LONDON, Oct 26 Current commitments to cut greenhouse gas emissions put the planet on track for an average 2.7 degrees Celsius temperature rise this century, a United Nations report said on Tuesday, in another stark warning ahead of crunch climate talks https://www.reuters.com/business/cop.

アングル:COP26、紛糾必至の争点は何か

Oct 24 2021

[ロンドン 18日 ロイター] - 10月31日から11月12日にかけて、200近い国の代表がスコットランドのグラスゴーに集う。国連気候変動枠組み条約第26回締約国会議(COP26)のためだ。目的は、2015年に採択されたパリ協定に基づく地球温暖化への対策を強化することだ。

Big fossil fuel producers' plans far exceed climate targets, U.N. says

Oct 20 2021

LONDON Major economies will produce more than double the amount of coal, oil and gas in 2030 than is consistent with meeting climate goals set in the 2015 Paris accord to curb global warming, the United Nations and researchers said on Wednesday.

UK sets out net zero strategy as it gears up to host COP26

Oct 19 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -British Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out his ambition on Tuesday for a green revolution that he hopes will force countries around the world to kick their addiction to fossil fuels and commit to net zero carbon emissions.

World News

Australia sets out curbs for travellers from virus-hit southern Africa

MELBOURNE (Reuters) -Australia imposed new restrictions on Saturday on people who have been to nine southern African countries, as the new Omicron variant https://www.reuters.com/business/healthcare-pharmaceuticals/japan-tighten-border-controls-s-africa-others-new-virus-variant-jiji-2021-11-26 of COVID-19 raises concerns about another wave of the pandemic.