EU warned it cannot meet methane goals without curbing livestock numbers

A new report has today warned the EU “cannot deliver” on the commitments it has made under the Global Methane Pledge without cutting livestock numbers. The EU joined with other major governments to sign a commitment to cut methane emissions by 30 per cent by 2030 at the COP26 Climate Summit in Glasgow last year. … Read more

Beyond CO2: Scientists call beefed up strategy to tackle methane emissions

Slashing emissions of carbon dioxide emissions alone will not be enough to prevent global temperatures reaching an “irreversible tipping point”, new research has this week warned. In contrast, a “dual strategy” that simultaneously reduces emissions carbon dioxide and other climate pollutants such as methane could cut the rate of warming in half by 2050, making … Read more