EnergySourceNov 11, 2022
Partner perspectives: In emerging markets, partnerships and proof points are key to driving the energy transition
By Roger Martella
COP27 is an opportunity for emerging economies to lead the energy transition. Public-private partnerships can help drive progress towards their goals.
EconographicsNov 11, 2022
The target of limiting global warming to less than 1.5 degrees is practically dead. Why do emissions per capita matter?
By Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou
Achieving the target to limit global warming to below 2, preferably 1.5 degrees Celsius, by the end of the century seems more unfeasible than ever. The reason is simple. The most critical of greenhouse gases have continuously risen in the past decade and CO2 emissions are only expected to grow more in 2022 and for the foreseeable future. COP27 needs to pave the path for a renewed international cooperative and enforceable framework to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions by the world’s top emitters both in absolute terms and in per capita terms.
EnergySourceNov 10, 2022
Partner perspectives: The next unlock: Why software is key to the energy transition
By Scott Reese
The energy transition requires scale, but it also requires speed. Through the marriage of human ingenuity with data and computing power, software integration can enable the acceleration of electrification and decarbonization, moving the world closer to loftier climate ambitions.
COPNov 10, 2022
Nancy Pelosi and Kathy Castor at COP27: The US won’t abandon its climate leadership, regardless of who controls Congress
By Katherine Walla
The US House speaker and the chair of the climate committee appeared at an Atlantic Council Front Page event in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.
TranscriptNov 10, 2022
Transcript: Nancy Pelosi and Kathy Castor speak after the midterm elections about the future of US leadership on climate change
By Atlantic Council
Pelosi and Castor joined the Atlantic Council in Sharm el Sheikh to discuss the United States' role in leading climate-change mitigation and adaptation.
EnergySourceNov 8, 2022
Partner perspectives: With COP27 underway, there’s no time to waste—public capital is a key conduit to a just energy transition
By Susan Flanagan
The sheer scale of needed investments to enact the energy transition will require an unprecedented mobilization of capital. Given its unique capabilities, public capital must play a significant part in this effort.