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reuters.com - Emma Farge - Greenhouse gas levels hit record; world scrambles to contain damage
Greenhouse gas levels hit record; world scrambles to contain damage
Reuters

GENEVA/GLASGOW, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Greenhouse gas concentrations hit a record last year and the world is 'way off track' on climate goals, the U.N. weather agency said on Monday, showing the scale of the task facing governments scrambling to avert…

reuters.com - Russia close to using natural gas as weapon in Europe's gas crunch - Biden energy adviser
Russia close to using natural gas as weapon in Europe's gas crunch - Biden energy adviser
Reuters

WASHINGTON, Oct 25 (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden's global energy security adviser said on Monday that Russian President Vladimir Putin is getting close to using natural gas as a political tool if Russia is holding back fuel exports to Europe…

reuters.com - Marwa Rashad - Algeria to end gas supplies to Morocco; supply Spain directly -sources
Algeria to end gas supplies to Morocco; supply Spain directly -sources
Reuters

Agreement expires on Oct. 31 Algeria is Spain's largest gas supplier LONDON/ALGIERS, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Algeria, which has cut off diplomatic ties with Morocco, will stop supplying natural gas to the country through the Maghreb-Europe pipeline from…

reuters.com - Marcelo Rochabrun and Marco Aquino - Peru's Castillo urges Congress to draft bill to nationalize gas sector
Peru's Castillo urges Congress to draft bill to nationalize gas sector
Reuters

LIMALIMA Oct 25 (Reuters) - Peru's socialist president, Pedro Castillo, urged Congress on Monday to draft a bill for the 'nationalization' of Peru's natural gas sector, undoing previous statements in which he said he would not seek to nationalize…

abcnews.go.com -  JAMEY KEATEN Associated Press - UN: Greenhouse gas concentrations hit a new record in 2020
UN: Greenhouse gas concentrations hit a new record in 2020
ABC News

GENEVA -- The World Meteorological Organization reported Monday that greenhouse gas concentrations hit a new record high last year and increased at a faster rate than the annual average for the last decade despite a temporary reduction during…

reuters.com - EU's Breton: valid for France to consider decoupling European electricity and gas prices
EU's Breton: valid for France to consider decoupling European electricity and gas prices
Reuters

PARIS, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Thierry Breton, the French politician who is the European Commission's internal market commissioner, said on Tuesday that France was right to consider whether or not the European Union should decouple European electricity…

wsj.com - Jinjoo Lee - Natural-Gas Sticker Shock Is Coming to Your Dinner Table and Commute
Natural-Gas Sticker Shock Is Coming to Your Dinner Table and Commute
Wall Street Journal

High natural-gas prices today mean your electricity and heating bills will likely be expensive this winter. Next year, it could mean you will end up paying more to eat and to fill up your car. In Europe, where natural gas is almost six times as…

theglobeandmail.com - Ivan Semeniuk - Greenhouse gas levels show planet veering from climate goal
Greenhouse gas levels show planet veering from climate goal
The Globe and Mail

Please log in to bookmark this story. Create Free Account Concentrations of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in Earth's atmosphere maintained their upward climb last year at a rate that not even the COVID-19 pandemic could dent, an…

phys.org - Science X staff - Urban areas across the US are undercounting greenhouse gas emissions
Urban areas across the US are undercounting greenhouse gas emissions
Phys.org

Methane emissions from the distribution and use of natural gas across U.S. cities are 2 to 10 times higher than recent estimates from the Environmental Protect Agency, according to a new study from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering…

nbcnews.com - The Associated Press - Greenhouse gas levels hit a new record, cuts fall short, U.N. finds
Greenhouse gas levels hit a new record, cuts fall short, U.N. finds
NBC News

Greenhouse gas concentrations hit a new record high last year and increased at a faster rate than the annual average for the last decade despite a temporary reduction during pandemic lockdowns, the World Meteorological Organization said in a report…

scotsman.com - Jane Bradley - COP 26: Nicola Sturgeon says continued oil and gas extraction is 'wrong'
COP 26: Nicola Sturgeon says continued oil and gas extraction is 'wrong'
The Scotsman

Speaking at the University of Strathclyde's Technology and Innovation Centre, Ms Sturgeon said that the government's focus will be on “achieving the fastest possible just transition for the oil and gas sector” in Scotland into…

expressandstar.com - New energy strategy will move away from oil and gas, Nicola Sturgeon promises
New energy strategy will move away from oil and gas, Nicola Sturgeon promises
Express & Star

A new energy strategy for Scotland will set out how the country can make the “fastest possible transition” away from oil and gas, Nicola Sturgeon has pledged. The new strategy, which will be published next year, will be based on the…

afr.com - Angela Macdonald-Smith - 'Greenwashing' warning for oil and gas directors
'Greenwashing' warning for oil and gas directors
Australian Financial Review

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission is cracking down on ESG claims and plans to achieve them, with a recent stepping-up of the focus on emissions targets and how they are to be achieved, said Sandy Mak, a partner and mergers and…

forbes.com - Téa Kvetenadze - U.N. Reports Alarming Greenhouse Gas Rates Of Ahead Major Climate Summit
U.N. Reports Alarming Greenhouse Gas Rates Of Ahead Major Climate Summit
Forbes

A new report from the United Nations weather agency found greenhouse gas rates hit a new record in 2020, indicating the world is “way off track” to meet its climate goals, representing a threat to daily life and and the future of the…

cnbc.com - Kayla Tausche - Biden has few options to combat surging gas prices as voters grow concerned about inflation
Biden has few options to combat surging gas prices as voters grow concerned about inflation
CNBC

Retail gas prices – averaging $3.38 per gallon on Oct. 25 – have risen roughly 50% in 2021, surpassing pre-pandemic levels. There are 'no immediate plans' to tap into emergency reserves or limit energy exports outside the United…

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