World leaders agreed to cut methane emissions and end deforestation at today’s session of COP26 in Glasgow. President Biden criticised China and Russia for missing the climate talks. And Boris Johnson said the eyes of the world were now on the negotiators.
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Guest post: The Global Methane Pledge needs to go further to help limit warming to 1.5C (Carbon Brief – by Prof Piers Forster, Dr Chris Smith and Dr Joeri Rogelj)
100+ leaders promise to end deforestation by 2030 (DrillOrDrop)
Joe Biden’s eight-miles-per-gallon ‘Beast’ limousine is spotted filling up near his Edinburgh COP26 base after his 20-car motorcade ferried the president 90 miles to Glasgow and back while being tailed by helicopter (Daily Mail)
Fossil fuel protest disrupts oil exec’s speech (DrillOrDrop)
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