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The COP28 official sees oil and gas companies playing a key role at the UN climate summit

Photo illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios. Photo: Presley Ann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images The upcoming United Nations climate summit in Dubai will aim to close the gap between the climate goals of the Paris Agreement and global emissions pledges, according to COP28 Director-General Majid al-Suwaidi. Because matter: COP28 is seen as a last-ditch effort to limit warming… Read More »

UN climate chief calls phasing out fossil fuels key to curbing warming, but may not be on talks agenda

The world needs to phase out fossil fuels if it is to curb global warmingthe UN climate chief said in an interview with the Associated Press. But he said the idea may not enter the agenda of decisive international climate negotiations this fall, stumbled upon an oil haven. A phase-out of heat-trapping fossil fuels is… Read More »