The global energy transition – now comes the hard part


Jamie Stewart, managing editor, energy at ICIS looks ahead at the work still needed to achieve our energy transition ambitions. Across Europe, it had all been going so well with power systems decarbonising, wind and solar capacity increasing, coal phasing out. At the same time supply security was being maintained while wholesale energy prices were not just […]

Concession on fossil fuel wording leads to COP26 agreement

COP26 has concluded in Glasgow with nearly 200 countries agreeing the Glasgow Climate Pact to keep 1.5C alive and finalise the outstanding elements of the Paris Agreement.   Climate negotiators ended two weeks of intense talks on Saturday with consensus on urgently accelerating climate action. The Glasgow Climate Pact, combined with increased ambition and action from […]