Tag: climate crisis
“Time is running out for rich nations to build trust and deliver on their unmet target.”
The Biden administration’s commitment to natural gas, also known as fossil gas, isn’t a commitment to reaching net-zero by 2050, says a researcher at Global Witness; it’s a promise to the oil and gas industry that they’re still in control. As a major climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland, approaches, the Biden administration must urgently change course on fossil gas.
“They are using every opportunity to protect their corporate interests and continue with business as usual while the planet burns.”
To all the COP26 delegates and others with power over what happens at this conference: Please show us that you’ve heard us.
“Fossil-fuel-producing nations must recognize their role and responsibility in closing the production gap and steering us towards a safe climate future.”
“The same unsustainable choices that are killing our planet are killing people.”
Whatever long game the Biden administration hopes to play, the planet is telling us that we are going into the fourth quarter with no promise of overtime.
A world of solidarity economics or climate profiteering?