IEA analysis found that CO2 emissions in 2021 returned to growth.
Analysis: In the wake of the war in Ukraine, a German minister wants to increase fossil fuel production ￼
German minister calls for increasing fossil fuel production.
Morocco targets 80% renewables by 2050￼
Morocco increases its renewable energy target.
Ukrainian IPCC delegate vows no surrender, Russian delegate apologizes for invasion in back-to-back statements
An extraordinary IPCC moment as Ukrainian and Russian heads of delegation both condemn Russian invasion/compiled from available news dispatches.
Germany pulls the plug on major Russian gas pipeline, but not Russian gas
Nord Stream 2 is dead in Germany, for now.
Analysis: Renewables on the burner as gas pipeline dominates Imran Khan’s Russia trip
The Pakistani prime minister is visiting Moscow as Russia looks for new clients to build infrastructure, and Pakistan seeks a steady supply of natural gas. Meanwhile, renewable energy is being sidelined.
Opinion: Why is it so hard to rely less on Russian gas?￼
Why is Europe so hooked on Russian gas?
European banks continue to fund fossil fuels￼
Despite net-zero pledges European banks continue to fund fossil fuel investments.
Shell’s net-zero pledges laughable after Namibia oil discovery ￼
An oil bonanza could be underway in Namibia.
Opinion: Unrest underlines need to reform Kazakhstan’s energy sector
With most energy investments still in fossil fuels, significant reform is needed to modernise the sector and meet Kazakhstan’s pledge to become net-zero by 2060. The direction of Chinese investment will be key.