Methane

How COP28 raised the profile of ‘super pollutants’ like black carbon

DUBAI – Nestled between the hundreds of pavilions in COP28's sprawling Blue Zone were four geodesic domes. The igloo-like structures,…

COP28 Day 3: US, UAE and China lead methane announcement blitz

On Saturday, during the third day of COP28, global leaders unveiled a raft of new announcements targeting methane at a…

A Sunnylands victory? Assessing the US-China climate deal

As COP28 kicks off in Dubai, there is a pressing need for global leaders to set aside geopolitical differences in…

What the EU’s new methane emissions limit will mean for business

Oil and gas companies warn that new limits on methane emissions agreed by EU lawmakers two weeks ago may be…

State-owned oil companies lag on methane. Could the finance sector hold the key?

Even before they are put to use, the production and distribution of fossil fuels is a major source of greenhouse…

Satellites can help the world reach net zero by 2040 – Inmarsat

A recent report from British satellite communications company Inmarsat and Argentine consultancy Globant estimates the world could reach net zero…

Methane emissions remain high, with the EU a major culprit

Methane emissions from the global energy industry remain alarmingly high, despite record energy prices, security of supply concerns, economic uncertainty…

Methane in the net-zero crosshairs for 2023 – Bill Gates’s Breakthrough Energy Ventures

At the 2015 UN climate conference that delivered the Paris Agreement, Bill Gates announced that a coalition of 28 high-net-worth…

EU’s end-of-year energy breakthroughs will have big climate implications

After months of tense negotiations, the EU has agreed a mechanism to cap the wholesale price of natural gas. The…

EU methane law gets renewed attention as energy security saviour

One year ago, the European Commission proposed the first-ever EU law to cut methane emissions, delivering on an EU methane…