UN envoy Carney says 'money is here' for net zero aligned projects

FILE PHOTO: Bank of England (BOE) Governor Mark Carney attends a news conference in London, Britain March 11, 2020. Peter Summers/Pool via REUTERS/File PhotoGLASGOW (Reuters) – UN climate envoy Mark Carney called on Wednesday for more blended finance facilities to

Africa calls for climate finance tracker after donors fall short

LIBREVILLE (Reuters) – African countries want a new system to track funding from wealthy nations that are failing to meet a $100-billion annual target to help the developing world tackle climate change, Africa’s lead climate negotiator said.FILE PHOTO: A protester

Why Democrats’ climate goals may test their Latino appeal

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — At a recent house party near the U.S.-Mexico border, the conversation with Democratic congressional candidate Rochelle Garza flowed from schools and taxes to immigration and efforts to convert an old railway line into a hiking trail. One

Climate change: Tonights IPCC report is a really big deal. So what is it? And why should we trust it?

ANALYSIS: On Monday night, an extremely important report on the physical science of climate change will be released to the world. Produced by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the report will give world leaders the most up-to-date information

Analysis: Thin Democratic control of Senate offers Biden chance for steps on climate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic control of the Senate offers President-elect Joe Biden an opportunity to advance parts of his climate agenda, but the paper-thin majority likely puts sweeping global warming legislation beyond reach.FILE PHOTO: Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and

Climate change? U.S. oil giants are doubling down on fossil fuels.

European energy companies like BP, Royal Dutch Shell and others have lately been selling off oil fields and investing billions in renewable energy, a response to plunging oil prices and growing concerns about climate changes. But the American oil giants