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Nina Chestney

Britain can meet energy demand this winter, says National Grid

15 Oct 2020

LONDON Britain will have enough electricity and gas supply to meet power demand this winter, even after the Brexit transition period ends, National Grid said on Thursday.

UPDATE 2-Britain can meet energy demand this winter, says National Grid

15 Oct 2020

* Demand rise due to home working offset by commercial reduction

Global CO2 emissions show biggest ever drop in first half of 2020

14 Oct 2020

LONDON Global carbon dioxide emissions fell by 8.8% in the first six months of this year, the biggest drop for a first half-year period, due to the effects of coronavius-related restrictions, a study showed on Wednesday.

Green hydrogen, electric trucks 'ripe for investment' by EU recovery fund

14 Oct 2020

LONDON Green hydrogen, low-carbon aviation fuel and electric trucks are among 55 clean technologies that can help the European Union to reach its goal of climate neutrality by mid-century, research by Capgemini Invent, part of Capgemini Group, showed on Wednesday.

World on track to overshoot warming limit without massive investments - Woodmac

24 Sep 2020

LONDON The world must combine COVID-19 recovery packages with massive investments in renewable energy and low-carbon infrastructure or it will fail to meet a global warming limit target, a report by leading energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie said on Wednesday.

Global net zero emissions goal would require $1-2 trillion a year investment: study

16 Sep 2020

LONDON Achieving net zero emissions by mid-century would cost an estimated $1 trillion-$2 trillion a year of additional investments, or 1-1.5% of global gross domestic product, a report by the Energy Transitions Commission (ETC) said on Wednesday.

Global net zero emissions goal would require $1-2 trln a year investment -study

16 Sep 2020

LONDON, Sept 16 Achieving net zero emissions by mid-century would cost an estimated $1 trillion-$2 trillion a year of additional investments, or 1-1.5% of global gross domestic product, a report by the Energy Transitions Commission (ETC) said on Wednesday.

Power sector transformation will get world one third of way to net zero - IEA

10 Sep 2020

LONDON The transformation of the power sector will only get the world one third of the way to a goal of achieving net zero emissions by mid-century, a report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Thursday.

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