Difficult-to-decarbonize sources today account for 27 per cent of global emissions, and could be equivalent to current emissions from all sources within a few years. We need to focus more on these "tough nuts," say scientists.
New Brunswick seeks to build small modular reactor
New Brunswick’s energy minister has announced the province is working with a US firm to develop a commercial demonstration small modular nuclear reactor that the company describes as inherently safe, using sodium as a coolant instead of water.
The secretariat of the UN Green Climate Fund, the global body’s flagship climate finance initiative, has resigned after stalled talks aimed at overcoming a crisis over lack of funding from donors after US withdrawal of support.