But green groups hit back at 'pseudo-science' used in study, insisting biomass has a viable role in low-carbon energy system
Using wood pellets for biomass energy is doing more harm to the climate than good - and in many cases nations would be better off burning coal - according to a new report published today by Chatham House....
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It will be a massive own goal if the UK fails to announce a substantial commitment at the Climate Ambition Summit it is hosting in December, argues ECIU's Dr Alison Doig
The 200 firms in the group's membership - including Shell, Chevron, BASF, Volkswagen, BP, PepsiCo - must comply with rules requiring science-aligned net zero goal for no later than 2050