Clean energy investment splurge masks faster progress needed for net zero goals amid energy security woes, report warns

Published 08:33 on June 22, 2022  /  Last updated at 08:33 on June 22, 2022  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, China, Climate Talks, EMEA, International, Japan, South Korea  /  No Comments

A record level of clean energy spending will drive global energy investment up by 8% in 2022, but despite this impressive headline figure global policymakers should not allow energy security fears stemming from the Russian invasion of Ukraine to derail the prospect of longer-term progress on the energy transition, the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned on Wednesday.

A record level of clean energy spending will drive global energy investment up by 8% in 2022, but despite this impressive headline figure global policymakers should not allow energy security fears stemming from the Russian invasion of Ukraine to derail the prospect of longer-term progress on the energy transition, the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned on Wednesday.

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