May 4, 2023
Why shifts in energy transition policy are driving a new wave of legal disputes
An increase in litigation is a likely result of government measures to fulfil climate change pledges, as every scenario has its winners and losers.
The Paris Agreement obliges most governments to reform our centuries-long dependence on fossil fuels. Inevitably, this will trigger a vast amount of litigation.
Petrostates whose revenue is dependent on oil and gas must diversify their economies, Carbon Tracker warns, as leaders at COP28 are being urged by certain countries, progressive businesses and civil...Read more