Tuesday Nov 19
Coal industry tries to crash Warsaw climate talks, gets spanked
The masters of the black-rock industry gathered at the International Coal & Climate Summit in Warsaw this week - strategically hosted just a stone's throw from the U.N. climate conference - and they would like you to believe that coal has a place in a climate-friendly future.
Coal Industry Must Try Avert Worst Impacts of Climate Change
The coal industry must radically transform and diversify to avoid the worst impacts of climate change, a senior United Nations official said today at a meeting in Poland, stressing that companies must assess the risks of doing business as usual.
International Coal Summit Putting Faith in the Carbon Capture Techno-Dream
A new study released today at the UN climate conference underway in Warsaw, Poland finds that new coal plants cannot be built if we are to keep global warming below the 2A Celsius threshold.
Coal fires green anger at UN talks
Environmental groups have sharply criticised the Polish government for hosting a coal industry meeting while UN climate talks are held in the country.
Poland To Host Both UN Climate Change Conference And International Coal Summit
With coal-reliant Poland hosting U.N. climate talks, the fossil fuel industry will get a rare chance to play a more visible role in the global warming debate.