COP26 ends with ‘weak and compromised’ line on phasing down fossil fuels

After two weeks of intense negotiations and with one day of extension, the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP26, closed over the weekend and the final outcome is a document now known as the Glasgow Climate Pact and … Read More

New alliance launched at COP26 aims to set an end date for oil and gas production

A new global alliance has been announced during the COP26 summit in Glasgow, aiming to seek a managed phase-out of oil and gas production to align with Paris Agreement goals and inviting other countries to join. At the 2021 United … Read More

In focus: Enabling the future step by step

When it comes to the energy transition, we have already seen that the first-mover advantage is there. Premium content Checking for account. You need javascript to validate your login status. Premium Premium content Want to become future-proof?  Become a PREMIUM … Read More

Shell to boldly go and speed up emission cuts as Dutch court ruling bites

Oil and gas major Shell has pledged to take some ‘bold but measured’ steps to accelerate the reduction of carbon emissions from its operations following a recent, historic ruling by a Dutch court, ordering the company to speed up its … Read More

Chevron sticks to lower budget plans, sets new carbon reduction goals

U.S. oil major Chevron has reaffirmed its lower budget plans, doubled its savings estimate from the takeover of Noble Energy, and set new goals for reducing carbon emissions with expectations to invest about $3 billion in the coming years to … Read More

ExxonMobil curbs spending plans, reveals path to lower-carbon future

Oil major ExxonMobil has revealed its capital spending in 2021 will be in the range of $16 billion to $19 billion as well as its plans to focus on developing technologies to reduce emissions, especially carbon capture and storage technology, … Read More

Total parts ways with American Petroleum Institute over differences in climate positions

French energy giant Total has decided to withdraw from the American Petroleum Institute (API) following a detailed analysis of API’s climate positions. Each year, Total assesses the main industry associations of which it is a member to ensure they are … Read More

Ameren Unveils Largest-Ever Expansion of Wind Generation

Ameren Corp., a U.S. power company, has established a net-zero carbon emissions goal across all its operations in Missouri and Illinois – while also unveiling its largest-ever expansion of clean solar and wind generation. The clean energy expansion is included … Read More