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Last Chance Hotel?

COP26 is the last chance governments have to decide on realistic goals aimed at helping the world's populations to mitigate and adapt to Climate Change. Oh really? Their past record has not been impressive and recent events only underline how desperate things are becoming - we live in hope!

Blog Posts mentioning COP26

The following blog posts contain at least one reference to COP26, the 26th UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland from 31 October - 12 November 2021.
Updated: 2021-10-17

How can Britain be committed to net zero when it’s about to drill for millions more barrels of oil? | Greg Muttitt


Hypocrisy rules as we prepare to host COP26 and Boris Johnson prepares to approve a new oilfield off Shetland. Just months before hosting the COP26 climate . . .

Environment | The Guardian by itt on 23 Aug 2021

Everything you need to know about the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow


As climate change continues to worsen with more and more heatwaves, fires and floods, what are world leaders looking to achieve at the COP26 in November this . . .

Greenpeace UK by Helle Abelvik-Lawson on 27 Aug 2021

Greta Thunberg: Scotland \'not a world leader on climate change\'


Swedish activist Greta Thunberg says she does not think Glasgow\'s COP26 summit will lead to "much results". . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 31 Aug 2021

Greenpeace vs. Government on oil permits: Battle to cancel permit granted without climate checks


Two months before COP26, Greenpeace will challenge government\'s decision to rubber stamp BP drilling permit Greenpeace vs. Government on oil permits: Battle to . . .

Greenpeace UK by Emily Davies on 31 Aug 2021

Glasgow records hottest summer in run-up to COP26 climate summit


South of UK was duller and wetter than usual, while extreme weather hit hard across the world. . Glasgow, the host city of the crucial COP26 UN climate summit . . .

Environment | The Guardian by rrington Environment editor on 01 Sep 2021

We are nature defending itself: The Impossible Rebellion draws to a close as the World looks ahead to COP26


The Impossible Rebellion will close today with thousands marching for nature in central London. Starting in Trafalgar Square at 1pm, Extinction Rebellion is . . .

Extinction Rebellion UK by Extinction Rebellion on 04 Sep 2021

Ministers face showdowns on post-Brexit green bill weeks before COP26


Peers’ challenge to government may see it arguing for lower environmental standards at home while hosting global summit. Ministers are facing a fortnight of . . .

Environment | The Guardian by per on 04 Sep 2021

Climate change: Green groups call for COP26 postponement


Vaccine inequality and travel challenges risk excluding many delegates from poorer nations. . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 07 Sep 2021

COP26 will be ‘rich nations stitch-up’ if poorer countries kept away by Covid


Environmental activists demand delay to Glasgow climate talks if costs and travel restrictions block attendance of those worst-hit. The COP26 climate summit in . . .

Environment | The Guardian by ies on 07 Sep 2021

COP26: Poorest countries fear not reaching UK for climate summit


Twenty of the world\'s poorest countries face hotel quarantine before the event in Glasgow. . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 10 Sep 2021

UK planning last-ditch China climate talks to break impasse before COP26


Exclusive: Crunch meeting of world leaders tabled for this month, with Xi key to success of climate summit. Boris Johnson is planning to convene last-ditch . . .

Environment | The Guardian by vey in London on 10 Sep 2021

COP26: Poorest countries fear not reaching UK for climate summit


From BBC Shareclose Share pageCopy linkAbout sharing image source, Getty Images The world’s poorest countries say they are worried about getting to the . . .

EnviroLink Network by By David Shukman on 10 Sep 2021

COP26: UK still lagging on climate policy, report says


From BBC Shareclose Share pageCopy linkAbout sharing image source, Getty Images Britain is lagging way behind its schedule for cutting carbon emissions in the . . .

EnviroLink Network by By Roger Harrabin on 12 Sep 2021

COP26: UK still lagging on climate policy, report says


UK policies will deliver a quarter of emissions cuts needed, say campaigners ahead of the COP26 summit. . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 12 Sep 2021

The UK should end new fossil fuel projects for good and show the world what leadership looks like


This post is by Adam Barnett, political affairs manager at Friends of the Earth. The COP26 climate summit in Glasgow is just 50 days . . .

Inside track by Green Alliance blog on 14 Sep 2021

Exxon helped cause the climate crisis. It’s time they owned up | Mark Hertsgaard


The COP26 climate summit will be an opportunity to put fossil fuel companies on trial through the court of public opinion. Fossil fuel companies bear as much . . .

Environment | The Guardian by sgaard on 16 Sep 2021

Climate pledges tough to secure before COP26 summit, PM warns


From BBC Shareclose Share pageCopy linkAbout sharing image source, PA Media There is a “six out of 10” chance of getting other countries to sign up . . .

EnviroLink Network by By Alex Therrien on 20 Sep 2021

Climate pledges tough to secure before COP26 summit, PM warns


Boris Johnson says he has a "six out of 10" chance of securing pledges before the COP26 conference. . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 20 Sep 2021

Meeting COP26 finance goals ‘going to be tough’, says Boris Johnson


Prime minister estimates just 60% chance of securing $100bn in aid pledges before Glasgow conference. Boris Johnson has said he fears there is only a 60% chance . . .

Environment | The Guardian by tewart on 20 Sep 2021

Devon teenager to cycle to Glasgow for COP26 climate summit


Jessie Stevens, 16, plans to pedal 570 miles to represent young people at UN conference in November. Unable to afford the exorbitant train fare and refusing to . . .

Environment | The Guardian by d on 19 Sep 2021

Climate activist injured and colleague killed in Highlands paramotor accident


Man supporting Sacha Dench’s bid to circumnavigate mainland Britain before COP26 killed in incident on Saturday. Sacha Dench, who was attempting a world-first . . .

Environment | The Guardian by ? on 20 Sep 2021

Boris Johnson tells UN that COP26 must be ‘turning point for humanity’


UK PM says it is time for the world to ‘grow up’ and ‘listen to scientists’ in speech to general assembly. COP26 must be a “turning point for humanity” in just . . .

Environment | The Guardian by tewart on 23 Sep 2021

Young global climate strikers vow change is coming – from the streets


Mass youth protests to hit more than 1,400 locations weeks before COP26 climate summit. A global climate strike by youth protesters on Friday will hit more than . . .

Environment | The Guardian by rrington Environment editor on 24 Sep 2021

Climate change: Whisper it cautiously… there’s been progress in run up to COP26


From BBC Shareclose Share pageCopy linkAbout sharing image source, Reuters With just five weeks left until world leaders gather in Glasgow for a critical . . .

EnviroLink Network by EnviroLink Editor on 24 Sep 2021

Climate change: Whisper it cautiously... there\'s been progress in run up to COP26


Pledges made at the UN have lifted hopes for the Glasgow summit, but some major questions remain. . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 24 Sep 2021

BREAKING: UK jails Paralympian for climate protest ahead of COP26


Email: press@extinctionrebellion.ukPhone: +447986671716 / +447561098449Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Media Assets | Donate#ActNow . . .

Extinction Rebellion UK by Extinction Rebellion on 24 Sep 2021

The Secret Negotiator: COP26 must leave the old diplomacy behind


An insider reveals what is going on behind the scenes of the climate conference. So far, all the preparation work we have done has been beating around the bush . . .

Environment | The Guardian by Staff on 25 Sep 2021

Extinction Rebellion UK position on COP26


PEOPLE HAVE THE POWER – NOT ‘WORLD LEADERS’ What an incredible few months it’s been. We rolled up our sleeves, put our bodies on the line, and made the . . .

Extinction Rebellion UK by Extinction Rebellion on 27 Sep 2021

How German coalition wrangling could affect COP26 mood


Analysis: after Germany’s climate election, UN summit delegates will be watching to see what is agreed on coal phase-out. It was called Germany’s climate . . .

Environment | The Guardian by Rankin in Brussels on 28 Sep 2021

COP26 climate talks will not fulfil aims of Paris agreement, key players say


Major figures privately admit summit will fail to result in pledges that could limit global heating to 1.5C. Vital United Nations climate talks, billed as one . . .

Environment | The Guardian by vey Environment correspondent on 27 Sep 2021

COP26: Australia PM undecided on attending crucial climate summit


The coal-supporting nation has faced increasing pressure to commit to a net zero emissions target. . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 27 Sep 2021

Climate change: Ministers meet in Milan for pre-COP26


From BBC Shareclose Share pageCopy linkAbout sharing With the jeers of Greta Thunberg ringing in their ears, climate ministers are holding final talks before a . . .

EnviroLink Network by By Matt McGrath on 30 Sep 2021

Climate change: Ministers meet in Milan for pre-COP26


After the jeers of Greta Thunberg, minsters meet in Italy for the last UN talks before a major climate summit. . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 30 Sep 2021

Cutting methane should be a key COP26 aim, research suggests


Oil and gas producers could reduce emissions at low cost or even at a profit by staunching leaks, says thinktank. Sharp cuts in methane from leaking gas . . .

Environment | The Guardian by vey Environment correspondent on 29 Sep 2021

Professor Kevin Anderson: “To hell in a hand cart”


In the run-up to COP26, we face a new onslaught of mainstream media coverage of how this conference will decide the fate of humanity. The truth is that even the . . .

GENN by Nick Breeze on 01 Oct 2021

The Sources and Uses of Climate Finance


A conversation with Mark Carney, UN Special Envoy on Climate Action and Finance and UK Prime Minister Johnson\'s Climate Finance Advisor for COP26. . . .

State of the Planet by Earth Institute on 01 Oct 2021

Poor countries must not be forced to take on debt to tackle climate crisis


A COP26 insider from a developing nation on why the richer world needs to meet its funding targets. One of the biggest issues at COP26 is climate finance, the . . .

Environment | The Guardian by t Negotiator on 02 Oct 2021

Climate change: Stop smoke and mirrors, rich nations told


Ministers meeting in Milan hear calls for sweeping carbon cuts ahead of the COP26 climate summit. . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 02 Oct 2021

Queen calls on Scottish parliament to tackle climate change


Monarch urges MSPs to build ‘fairer and greener future’ as she opens parliament ahead of COP26. . The Queen has urged Scotland’s MSPs to tackle climate change . . .

Environment | The Guardian by rant on 02 Oct 2021

COP26: The sculpture created from 1765 Antarctic air


From BBC Shareclose Share pageCopy linkAbout sharing Image source, British Antarctic Survey Antarctic snowfall two-and-half centuries old forms the basis of a . . .

EnviroLink Network by By Vincent Dowd on 05 Oct 2021

Historical climate emissions reveal responsibility of big polluting nations


Six of top 10, including China and Russia, yet to show ambition on emissions cuts before COP26. Analysis of the total carbon dioxide emissions of countries . . .

Environment | The Guardian by rrington Environment editor on 05 Oct 2021

Global citizens’ assembly to be chosen for UN climate talks


100-member group will be representative of world’s population and will present their findings to COP26. One hundred people from around the world are to take . . .

Environment | The Guardian by vey Environment correspondent on 05 Oct 2021

Ros Atkins On... China\'s climate change promises


Ahead of COP26, Ros Atkins looks at what the world\'s biggest emitters are doing to tackle climate change. . . .

BBC News - Science BBC News - Science & Environment by ? on 06 Oct 2021

Three weeks to COP26: Government wins oil case, arguing oil emissions ‘not relevant’ to climate


Judges said oil and gas have no material effect on climate change Three weeks to COP26: Government wins oil case, arguing oil emissions ‘not . . .

Greenpeace UK by Emily Davies on 07 Oct 2021

COP26 activists fear influx of English officers endangers ‘friendly’ policing


Climate groups concerned about presence in Glasgow of officers from forces known for heavy-handed tactics. Climate campaigners are worried an influx of officers . . .

Environment | The Guardian by oks on 07 Oct 2021

Chris Packham asks royal family to commit to rewilding estates


Conservationist will deliver petition to Buckingham Palace and urges royals to set example before COP26. The conservationist and broadcaster Chris Packham has . . .

Environment | The Guardian by ryant on 09 Oct 2021

Covid restrictions could hinder COP26 delegates and observers


‘My fear is that we will see fewer delegates from some of the most afflicted countries,’ a COP26 insider from a developing nation says. COP26 will be a . . .

Environment | The Guardian by t Negotiator on 09 Oct 2021

COP26: it’s time to deliver


This is an extract from a speech by the Rt Hon Ed Miliband MP, shadow secretary of state for business, energy and industrial strategy, to Green Alliance on 13 . . .

Inside track by Green Alliance blog on 14 Oct 2021

The climate disaster is here – this is what the future looks like


Earth is already becoming unlivable. Will governments act to stop this disaster from getting worse? Continue reading... . . .

Environment | The Guardian by lmanAndrew Witherspoon Alvin ChangRita Liu on 14 Oct 2021

China’s plan to build more coal-fired plants deals blow to UK’s COP26 ambitions


Renewed commitment to coal could scupper Britain’s aim to secure global phase-out pact at climate summit . China plans to build more coal-fired power plants and . . .

Environment | The Guardian by s on 12 Oct 2021

COP26: how to get involved with the climate change talks


Vital global climate talks are coming up in the UK, and there’s never been a better time to take action. Here’s what you can do. COP26: how to get involved with . . .

Greenpeace UK by Greenpeace UK on 15 Oct 2021

Asian Mountain Nations to Present Unified Voice at Global Climate Conference


Countries from the Hindu Kush Himalayas seek to present a unified voice at COP26 with their #HKH2Glasgow campaign. . . .

State of the Planet by Alena Xinyue Zhang on 14 Oct 2021

Forest biomass-burning supply chain is producing major carbon emissions: Studies


Two new studies released this week — both aimed at influencing U.S., U.K. and E.U. policymakers in the runup to the November COP26 Scotland climate summit — . . .

EnviroLink Network by Glenn Scherer on 15 Oct 2021

COP26 Fundraiser


Friday 15 October, 2021 Before I do a new video later today or tomorrow on Earth albedo measured from Earthshine on the moon, I am eager to share about my new . . .

Paul Beckwith, Climate System Scientist by DavidKornSpecialProjects on 15 Oct 2021

Boris Johnson’s climate credibility at stake in run-up to COP26 summit


Campaigners fear net zero strategy is being hamstrung by Rishi Sunak, who refuses to provide adequate funding. Boris Johnson faces a significant test of his . . .

Environment | The Guardian by vey Environment correspondent on 16 Oct 2021

UK to push plan to ‘halt and reverse global deforestation by 2030’ at COP26


Government will call for producers and consumers of commodities such as soya and cocoa to commit to stopping land clearances. The UK government is pushing for . . .

Environment | The Guardian by reenfield and Fiona Harvey on 15 Oct 2021

Gen Z on how to save the world: young climate activists speak out


With courage and ambition, those born into the reality of global heating are leading the way in confronting it. Ahead of the crucial COP26 conference, we talk . . .

Environment | The Guardian by Staff on 17 Oct 2021

Treasury leak reveals rift between Johnson and Sunak over costs of zero-carbon economy


With weeks to go before the COP26 climate summit, documents show PM being warned about the risks of damage to the UK from green investment. Confidential . . .

Environment | The Guardian by Fiona Harvey on 16 Oct 2021

Diplomats in last-ditch effort to bring world leaders to COP26 table


As attendance of President Xi of China hangs in balance, UK and US launch frantic round of meetings. The UK, the US and the EU are embarking on a frantic round . . .

Environment | The Guardian by vey and Vincent Ni on 15 Oct 2021

Royals weigh in on green issues ahead of COP26 climate conference


Queen ‘irritated’ by lack of action, Prince William targets space race and Prince Charles appeals to businesses. As the UN COP26 climate conference approaches, . . .

Environment | The Guardian by ter on 15 Oct 2021

Blog Posts Referencing 'COP26'.

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