News & events

Assessing the commitments from COP26

This ETC Short reviews the commitments made during COP26. This is an updated version of the Short published on 12/11/2021 which reviewed the commitments from the first week of COP26.

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Speech by Lord Adair Turner, Chair of the Energy Transitions Commission, at the COP26 ‘Destination 2030’

Adair Turner presented the Energy Transitions Commission’s analysis of how latest pledges from first week of COP26 might help to close gap to a 1.5°C pathway. The speech was presented at the Destination 2030 event, a stock-take session of what has been achieved at COP26 so far, exploring what’s necessary, what’s possible & what’s already underway to deliver the promise of Paris & keep 1.5°C alive. Hosted by the UN High Level Climate Champions in partnership with the UK COP26 presidency.

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Material Economics launches EU Biomass report

The ETC developed the analytical work alongside Material Economics to refine global perspectives on the role of bioresources in a net-zero economy. Their deep dive on bioresource use in Europe provides a stark reminder that a course correction on biomass supply is urgently needed regionally.

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A zero-carbon China by mid-century

China can achieve the twin goals of net-zero carbon emissions and becoming a rich developed economy by 2050, a new report by the Energy Transitions Commission and Rocky Mountain Institute has shown.

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Better Futures Forum

Better Futures Forum Australia is a dynamic two-day event, in Canberra or online, where you can interact with and be inspired by climate champions across all corners of society and the economy.

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Climate Week NYC

Climate Week NYC creates an ambitious platform for our mission to drive climate action. Fast.

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Future of Energy Week

Future of Energy Week 2022: accelerating Asia’s energy transition. Discussions will address the most pressing issues in relation to the global energy transition and what a change in the energy system means for Asia.

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Energy Transition Summit

The FT’s Energy Transition Summit 2022 will bring together industry leaders, governments and investors to share actionable advice and debate how the industry can rise to the challenge and deliver secure, affordable and clean energy.

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Meet the Team – Ita Kettleborough

Today we sit down to talk with Ita Kettleborough, Director of the Energy Transitions Commission. Get to know her views on mitigating climate change, and her inside perspective on the ETC’s workstreams and analysis.

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