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5 May 2021

Eleven ways to align global economic governance with a green new deal

What governance changed do we need to support a global green deal?

19 April 2021

A new perspective on decarbonising the global energy system

Doyne Farmer and Matthew Ives speak at the report's launch event

10 February 2021

Is a net-zero compliant fossil fuel industry possible?

Myles Allen and Nathalie Seddon suggest it could be in their article in The Conversation

12 January 2021

Africa's green energy transition unlikely this decade

New study predics that less than 10% of new power generated on the continent will come from wind or solar

17 November 2020

Pioneers of Change Summit

Watch Cameron Hepburn at the opening plenary, discussing how business can drive positive change

9 December 2020

SIPs to achieve net zero emissions

The report by the Policy Advisory Group of the Climate Change Committee identifies over 40 SIPs to accelerate the transition to Net Zero

29 July 2020

Time to make 'net zero' mandatory for financial institutions

Ben Caldecott explains why the time is right to make financial institutions commit to net zero

17 June 2020

Feedbacks - Trinity Term 2020

A round up of our recent news and research in our latest newsletter

4 June 2020

Preparing for a green recovery

Cameron Hepburn talks about how a post pandemic recovery should be green in the CBI's Daily Coronavirus Webinar

26 May 2020

Rupert Stuart-Smith is awarded Alfred Steers prize

The award is for the best undergraduate dissertation in a UK geography department.

20 May 2020

SIPs competition: the finalists

Seven suggested SIPs have made the final shortlist

28 April 2020

Technology transfer and innovation for low-carbon development

Ryan Rafaty co-authors new World Bank book

20 February 2020

Fossil fuel industry is the only global institution that can solve climate change

Myles Allen in conversation with Jim Al-Khalili on Radio 4

15 January 2020

PCT involved in UK-China cooperation on climate change
 

The PCT Programme is to apply Oxford’s cutting-edge modelling capability to the UK-China cooperation programme on Climate Change Risk Assessment

1 December 2019

New CFTC Climate Subcommittee
 

Ben Caldecott has been appointed to a new US Commodity Futures Trading Commission subcommittee.

9 October 2019

UN climate talks must include cities, businesses
 

Thomas Hale writes that cities, regions and businesses helped deliver the Paris Agreement - their mandate should be extended.

18 April 2019

Feedbacks - Trinity Term 2019
 

Our first newsletter explains SIPs and updates you on our latest research (view on our Mailchimp page).

23 April 2021

The cost of financing new coal power has never been more expensive

New report on "The energy transition and changing financing costs"

19 March 2021

Feedbacks - Hilary Term 2021

A round up of our recent news and research in our latest newsletter

5 February 2021

Chris Stark on the path to net zero in the UK

Chief Executive of the Climate Change Committee provides an overview of the CCC's advice to the government in its landmark report.

7 December 2020

Feedbacks - Michaelmas Term 2020

A round up of our recent news and research in our latest newsletter

11 November 2020

Make India's post Covid recovery green

 

Sugandha Srivastav and Brian O'Callaghan explain why in The Time of India

15 September 2020

The great reset - financing a sustainable economy

Cameron Hepburn is among the speakers at this World Economic Forum webinar

22 July 2020

How to decarbonise conference travel after COVID-19

Calculating the impact of biennial events, regional hubs and virtual attendance in Nature

15 October 2020

Myles Allen joins the Countdown

 

TED and Future Stewards launch the Countdown initiative ahead of COP26

29 May 2020

What finance can learn from climate science

Cameron Hepburn discusses green energy in the top1000funds.com podcast

22 May 2020

Carbon offsetting essential to tackle climate change

Ben Caldecott discusses carbon offset technology in The Economist

8 May 2020

Destination: green airline bailouts

Cameron Hepburn and Brian O’Callaghan argue that airline bailouts must be linked to climate targets.

8 April 2020

Economics of energy innovation and system transition

New three year project to transform policy making

10 February 2020

Investing in green doesn’t equal greening the world

Ben Caldecott argues in IP&E that we need to be wary of greenwashing

10 January 2020

Ruminant Methane, GWP* & Global Warming
 

Myles Allen talks to the Farm Gate podcast

19 October 2019

SIPs at TEDx Vienna
 

Cameron Hepburn explains how sensitive intervention points (SIPs) can lead to runaway change for a better world.

24 May 2019

Every business must have a plan for when net emissions are zero

Myles Allen and Cameron Hepburn's letter published in the Financial Times.

14 December 2018

Lessons from COP24
 

Rupert Stuart-Smith's report on accelerating the post-carbon transition

20 April 2021

Flight costs could return to 1970s prices to account for environmental impact

Myles Allen speaks to BBC Radio 4's Today programme

16 February 2021

New UK Centre for Greening Finance & Investment

Ben Caldecott will lead the new CGFI launching ahead of this year's COP26 UN climate summit

4 February 2021

Severe flood risk from glacial lake due to global warming

Report is the first to prove human caused climate change is directly responsible for creating a critical risk from Lake Palcacocha

4 December 2020

Great Wall Renewables Energy Forum

Doyne Farmer on how predicting technological progress can help solve climate change

16 October 2020

Building back greener - a critical year

 

Ben Caldecott takes part in a sustainability panel at the Institute of International Finance's Annual Members' Meeting

30 July 2020

Thomas Hale awarded prestigious COP26 Fellowship

Thomas Hale has been awarded one of four Fellowships in the run up to COP26 in November 2021

18 June 2020

Four ways for economies to grow back greener

Ben Caldecott explains why green finance is necessary for coping with climate change

10 June 2020

Companies' ESG scores improve macroeconomic growth

New report aligns ESG scores with improved GDP and employment

28 May 2020

China can lead a green recovery

Cameron Hepburn discusses green policies and post pandemic recovery in China Daily

21 May 2020

SIPs competition: and the winner is...

We are pleased to announce the winner of our competition

6 May 2020

A green COVID-19 recovery to save the climate and the economy

New research shows that green stimulus packages are the best option

14 March 2020

Five tough questions to ask about reaching net zero climate targets

Myles Allen and Thomas Hale are among the authors of this article in The Independent

21 January 2020

Feedbacks - Hilary Term 2020
 

Our newsletter features our latest publications and updates as well as a chance to win €1,000.

6 December 2019

We really may have just 11 years to save the climate
 

Thomas Hale comments in Climate Home News on the implications of the 2030 climate change deadline.

10 October 2019

Futuremakers podcasts on climate change

Our researchers discuss climate change in a series of podcasts

20 April 2019

Protesters should be wary of 12 years to climate disater slogans
 

Myles Allen explains why in The Conversation.