How China’s deal with the US helped prevent the collapse of COP26

It was the 13th day of the COP26 summit, and even the trees inside the Glasgow venue were beginning to wither. With the meeting lasting nearly 24 hours ahead of its scheduled time and the final outcome hanging in the balance, US climate envoy John Kerry and his Chinese counterpart, Zi Zhenhua, sat together deeply … Read more

Emerging markets need climate cash. How will they get it?

To make sure the world meets its climate goals, rich countries will need to help poor countries move to renewable energy, sustainable agriculture, clean transportation, and more. All this takes a lot of cash and is a major issue under discussion at the COP26 UN climate talks in Glasgow. But the actual financing offered so … Read more