India did not replace “phase out” of coal with “phase down” in COP 26: Government sources, call criticism ‘unfair’

Government sources said on Wednesday that the “phase down” without coal at the recently concluded international climate conference COP 26 in Glasgow was not India’s language and was introduced by the US and China, and criticized India for it. was inappropriate”. On condition of anonymity, sources also said that the word “phase down” was already … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Why the COP26 Summit Ended in Failure and Disappointment (Despite Some Bright Spots)

by Robert Hales and Brendan McKay After two weeks of hard talks, the Glasgow Climate Change Summit has finally come to an end. All 197 participating countries adopted the so-called Glasgow Climate Treaty, despite India’s 11th hour intervention, in which the final agreement was watered down to “phasing out” coal. In an emotional final speech, … Read more

After Glasgow climate summit, world needs urgent action to avoid catastrophe of global warnings

The world must act quickly to cut greenhouse gas emissions and avoid “catastrophic” global warming, scientists and politicians warned on Saturday after nearly 200 countries reached a last-minute agreement in Glasgow. After two weeks of non-stop talks, almost all countries of the world have agreed on a deal to accelerate the fight against rising temperatures. … Read more

India’s last-minute coal defense at COP26 hid the role of China, US

At the end of more than two weeks of global climate talks, India downplayed language on coal use. But India’s direct resistance to the final text of the Glasgow climate accord helped hide the role played by China and even the US in the weak outcome. The dramatic process of amending the final text unfolded … Read more

COP Scorecard: What did two weeks of climate talks really achieve?

Fourteen days of talks and a few all-nighters at a sprawling, heavily disinfected convention center in Glasgow, Scotland, produced some successful pledges, a tougher set of rules on carbon markets and some big aspirations to be tested against reality over the years. Will happen. ahead. Here is a snapshot of the most important results. coal … Read more

Cold cash issues cause problems in global warming talks

UN talks to curb global warming ran into last-minute problems on Saturday due to cold hard cash. Negotiators in Glasgow, Scotland, huddled at the last minute and considered new proposals to seal a deal they hope credibly called to advance worldwide efforts to tackle global warming. could. But the issue of funding – in particular, … Read more

In the final hours of COP26 climate talks

As delegates work over time to reach a final deal at the UN climate conference in Glasgow, Reuters reporters are providing the latest updates, views and insights. All times are local (GMT). 8:21 am After a tense night of deliberations, delegates were set to release another draft agreement on Saturday morning. The delegation pavilion, where … Read more

China and US agree to work together to tackle climate change

The US and China on Wednesday announced a joint deal to “raise ambition” on climate change, saying they will work together to cut emissions this decade, while China for the first time reduced methane, a powerful greenhouse gas. Committed to. The agreement between two of the world’s biggest polluters came as a surprise to thousands … Read more

Climate finance is not charity, says Indian minister at COP26

India’s environment and climate minister says rich countries have “an obligation, responsibility, duty and a pledge” to provide climate finance to developing countries and must fulfill an unfulfilled promise of raising USD 100 billion annually . In an interview with The Associated Press on Wednesday, Bhupendra Yadav said that addressing the shortfalls in finance was … Read more