China’s Coal Consumption Drops Again – Boosting Its Leadership on Climate Change

Bob Leonard - Climate Risk Manager 03.17.2017


Reforms to the coal industry are central to Beijing’s climate campaign. The US and China had become critical partners on climate, crucially joining last year to endorse the Paris climate accord. In the face of US retrenchment on climate change, China can play a key role in implementing Paris.   China’s aggressive push has put it on […]


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Six Countries Lead the Way in the Renewable Energy Boom

Bob Leonard - Climate Risk Manager 03.10.2017


Clean energy continues to overtake fossil fuels as the main source of new energy investments around the world. About 70 gigawatts of new solar generation and 59 gigawatts of new wind power came online in 2016. This amounts to $287 billion in new clean energy investments in 2016, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. We can see […]


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