Stranded Assets

Exclusive: Gas-fired power sector booming like there’s no tomorrow

The past few years have seen ample warnings about the role of natural gas in our energy systems from both…

The water crisis threatens the energy transition – CDP

Companies involved in the global energy transition are highly exposed to water security risks and are already seeing some of…

Beyond the H2ype: why the World Bank should be cautious on green hydrogen

Green hydrogen is being promoted as a fuel that will turn our industry, transport and electricity green. Several Latin American,…

Weekly data: infrastructure assets in advanced economies are most vulnerable to climate-related impacts

A new report seeks to counter two widely held maxims: first, that the physical risks of climate change on infrastructure…

The Baltics need renewable and affordable energy – not more LNG

For several years, environmental groups and local residents have protested plans to build a new fossil gas import terminal in…

Why LNG’s current boom will only accelerate its ultimate demise

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine triggered extreme tightness in the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market, as Europe scrambled to secure…

Exclusive: Oil majors’ expansion plans pay little heed to net zero

A net-zero future will see the vast majority of the world’s energy produced from renewables such as solar and wind,…

CEE countries must not spend EU money to finance natural gas in district heating

As the EU desperately tries to find ways to keep hundreds of millions of Europeans warm this winter without the…

Banks need higher capital requirements for $1.35trn fossil fuels exposure – Finance Watch

The world’s 60 largest banks have around $1.35trn of exposure to fossil fuel assets, which will imperil global economic stability…

Exclusive: African civil society speaks out against continent’s $400bn gas trap

Civil society groups have spoken out against plans to develop new gas infrastructure across Africa, as an investigation from Energy…