IGU COP21 Newsletter Edition - December 2015

December 3, 2015

On the sidelines of the COP21 negotiations in Paris the International Gas Union (IGU) has just released a major study that emphasizes the immediate importance of air quality, even beyond the debate around 2 degrees and carbon reduction. As air quality problems in cities from Beijing to New Delhi become increasingly severe, the link between action to address climate change and to curb local air pollution has been attracting increased attention as a means to mobilize political support. The December issue of the IGU newsletter presents the new IGU report. Please follow this link for a pdf version of the newsletter issue. 

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International Gas Union responds to the European Investment Bank decision on fossil fuel projects and expresses strong opposition and concern. https://t.co/vkRjNWR20h https://t.co/0ct0dmJA2W


In 2018 Colombia surpassed 9.5 million users of natural gas in households, commerce and industries. The number of vehicles converted to use natural gas reached 20,000. To hear more join us at LGC19, 14-15 November in Lima ,Peru #LGC19 https://t.co/lrZQ1TbwPi


Couldn't agree more with this on-point observation by @IEABirol about #WEO19 just out this AM. https://t.co/rlGOzyDC26