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UK international commitments on climate change are incompatible with the development of a national shale gas industry

Shale gas is indisputably a high-carbon energy source.

Radical Emissions Planning: Kevin Anderson interview

Professor Kevin Anderson on science and politics; shale gas and climate; and climate, economics and finance.

Hypocrites in the air: should climate change academics lead by example?

From the World Bank and PricewaterhouseCoopers through to Stern and the International Energy Agency, analyses increasingly demonstrate how, without urgent and radical reductions in emissions, global temperatures are set to rise by 4°C or higher – with, as the IEA emphasise, “devastating” repercussions for the planet. But whose responsibility is it to initiate such …