Beijing's investment in a coal-to-gas plant to replace local coal firing results in a net increase in CO2 emissions, according to a study.
Left uncontrolled, the coal-to-gas industry will significantly undermine China’s otherwise strong efforts to tackle climate change.
Taking a look at Cabinet newcomers Elizabeth Truss and Matthew Hancock
The European Commission has been re-thinking the need for an 2030 energy efficiency target
China and the US talk climate, often. The issue has risen to the top of their bi-lateral agenda and the institutional relationship covers everything from efficiency to smart grids.
If the process becomes part of their political fabric, and extends to cover the biggest issue - coal - it could finally unlock global talks. From Beijing climate expert Li Shuo explains
In the second feature in an Energydesk series, we look at High-Altitude Wind Energy, a potential reserve second in size only to sun radiation.
Instead of an exit strategy, the government have been laying the groundwork for a continuation of coal
The Chinese PM Li Keqiang is visiting the UK and in amongst the usual talk of trade deals and diplomatic exchanges there is something new - a joint statement from China and the UK on tackling climate change.
As the Ukraine crisis escalates David Cameron and other leaders in the European Union have set themselves a deadline of June to find a way to break Europe’s dependence on Russian gas imports.