US President Biden to miss COP28 climate summit in Dubai  US President Biden to miss COP28 climate summit in Dubai 
President Joe Biden will miss the latest UN climate summit in Dubai, after two years of attending the talks in hopes of...
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Real estate stakeholder in UAE calls for holistic strategies for sustainability Real estate stakeholder in UAE calls for holistic strategies for sustainability
While the UAE has been consistently launching green initiatives and projects, and setting bolder targets that are both pro-climate...
Economy
Oil firms face ‘moment of truth’ in climate crisis: IEA Oil firms face ‘moment of truth’ in climate crisis: IEA
Oil and gas firms will face a crucial choice at UN climate talks next week between contributing to the climate crisis or embracing...
World News
Fact or fiction? Climate conspiracy theories flourish ahead of COP28 Fact or fiction? Climate conspiracy theories flourish ahead of COP28
Climate conspiracy theories are flourishing with lifestyle influencers joining in the misinformation war and scientists hounded on...
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‘An uphill climb’ at COP28: EU climate commissioner ‘An uphill climb’ at COP28: EU climate commissioner
Reaching a compromise final accord at the COP28 climate conference which starts in Dubai next week will be “an uphill climb,” the...
World News
COP28: India, China to oppose proposal by France, US to curb coal-fired plants COP28: India, China to oppose proposal by France, US to curb coal-fired plants
France, backed by the United States, plans to seek a halt to pri-vate financing for coal-based power plants during the UN climate...
Energy
Climate vulnerable nations could get insured for $10 mln a year each: Research   Climate vulnerable nations could get insured for $10 mln a year each: Research
Wealthy nations could provide 100 of the world’s most vulnerable countries a combined $25 billion in annual protection against...
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US to announce global nuclear fusion strategy at COP28 US to announce global nuclear fusion strategy at COP28
I will have much more to say on the United States’ vision for international partnerships for an inclusive fusion energy future at...
Energy
World has 14 pct chance of keeping warming below 1.5 c in best case: UN report World has 14 pct chance of keeping warming below 1.5 c in best case: UN report
The world only has a tiny chance of keeping global warming below a key threshold that could cause several climate tipping points...
Features
Ne’ma food loss, waste reduction roadmap to reduce food waste in UAE 50 pct by 2030 Ne’ma food loss, waste reduction roadmap to reduce food waste in UAE 50 pct by 2030
Mariam Bint Mohammed Almheiri, UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, announced on Sunday ‘Ne’ma Food Loss and Waste...
Gulf
UAE inaugurates one of the world’s biggest solar plants UAE inaugurates one of the world’s biggest solar plants
The United Arab Emirates inaugurated on Thursday one of the world’s biggest solar plants, two weeks before the Gulf state hosts UN...
Gulf
China, US to launch working group on climate action              China, US to launch working group on climate action
China and the United States will launch a working group on climate cooperation, both countries said Wednesday, as the two sides...
World News
Financial penalties loom for banks lagging on climate change action: ECB Financial penalties loom for banks lagging on climate change action: ECB
The European Central Bank on Tuesday threatened to impose financial penalties on banks who are slow to minimize climate...
Banking & Finance
Boom in EVs the only bright spot in climate fight, study reveals Boom in EVs the only bright spot in climate fight, study reveals
Global efforts to reach net-zero carbon emissions are failing in almost every way, with one exception: the boom in electric...
Energy
EU to make ‘substantial’ contribution to climate damage fund during COP28 EU to make ‘substantial’ contribution to climate damage fund during COP28
The European Union will make a “substantial” financial contribution to a new international fund addressing the destruction caused...
Gulf
COP28 UAE: All you need to know about this year's biggest climate conference COP28 UAE: All you need to know about this year's biggest climate conference
In just a matter of weeks, more than 7,000 heads of state, government officials, international industry leaders, private sector...
Gulf
Global faith leaders unite to declare support for urgent climate action at COP28 Global faith leaders unite to declare support for urgent climate action at COP28
High-level faith leaders from around the world convened in Abu Dhbai to sign a statement of support for urgent climate action at...
Gulf
China unveils action plan to reduce methane emissions China unveils action plan to reduce methane emissions
China published its long-awaited plan to tackle climate-warming methane on Tuesday, but included no firm targets for reducing...
World News
World Bank to host climate ‘loss and damage’ fund amid concerns World Bank to host climate ‘loss and damage’ fund amid concerns
Countries moved a step closer on Saturday to getting a fund off the ground to help poor states damaged by climate disasters,...
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Exclusive: Energy storage solutions critical component of transition, says Masdar COO Exclusive: Energy storage solutions critical component of transition, says Masdar COO
Storage solutions play a pivotal role in transitioning to renewable energy as they address the intermittency of naturally sourced...
Energy
What are the 4 issues to be debated and addressed at COP28 in Dubai? What are the 4 issues to be debated and addressed at COP28 in Dubai?
Reduce emissions, eliminate fossil fuels, supply developing nations with the means for a just energy transition... Here’s a look...
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