16.06.15 Things can only get better (after 2020)...
Posted on June 16, 2015
Archive : June 2015
Category : Climate Change
Or so the International Energy Authority (IEA) believe if we only spent an extra $130billion on renewable energy and banned all new coal-fired power stations. Better still, it could be paid for by getting rid of fossil fuel subsidies and that's what the IEA are hoping for in the upcoming climate talks in Paris. Meanwhile Pope Francis is expected to point the finger firmly at fossil fuels in his 192 page document on climate change to be published on Thursday, this follows the Church of England's announcement that it is selling off all of its fossil-fuel related investments.
Source: edie newsroom (and the BBC). To read the complete edie newsroom IEA story please click here
and for the BBC, here