Articles tagged with: Cop21

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COP 21: UK policy versus UK ambition

COP 21: UK policy versus UK ambition

4 Jan 2016, 11:41
• By Dr Jill Cainey

As a climate scientist, reducing carbon emissions is at the heart of Dr Jill Cainey’s working life, but is it at the heart of UK Government policy?

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The importance of energy storage for delivering an effective deal at COP21

The importance of energy storage for delivering an effective deal at COP21

10 Sep 2015, 15:47
• By Andrew Jones

Later this year, the 21st annual session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 21) will take place in Paris. Leaders from around the world are coming together with an overarching goal of creating a deal to support the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions to limit the global temperature increase to 2°C above pre-industrial levels. Key to the reduction of global carbon emissions is the transformation of our energy networks, by adopting cleaner, more efficient and smarter technologies, writes Andrew Jones.