Saturday, May 25, 2024

China, World’s Largest Seafood Producer, Ratifies WTO Deal on Fisheries Subsidies

Tianjin, People’s Republic of China, 28 June 2023 – China, the world’s leading marine fishing producer, has formally accepted a historic trade agreement for ocean sustainability at the World Economic Forum’s 14th Annual Meeting of the New Champions. It will help bring into force a global deal struck a year ago by the World Trade Organization’s […]

New WEF Report Finds Global Shocks Affect Energy Transition Progress With Sustainability Improving

After a decade of progress, the global energy transition has plateaued amid the global energy crisis and geopolitical volatilities, according to a new World Economic Forum report, Fostering Effective Energy Transition 2023. The report suggests that while there has been broad progress on clean, sustainable energy, there are emerging challenges to the equity of the transition […]

World’s Biggest Corporates Zero Progress To Global Warming in 5 Years

“Without a fundamental change in the global economy’s functioning, it is not clear how we can achieve a significant shift.” This report adds to the growing body of evidence indicating that the world is far from meeting its climate goals. Paradoxically, major polluters like Shell and BP are refocusing on fossil fuel production after a […]

Energy infrastructure investment in Asia key to deliver energy transition and meet net zero targets

With a population size of 4.68 billion people (60% of the world’s total) and rapidly growing energy consumption needs, Asia will play a vital role in global efforts to reduce carbon emissions towards a net-zero economy by 2050. A new research report, titled “Carbon Cost of GDP: how investment in Asia can deliver the energy […]