The Sky’s Limit Denmark: Why Denmark Must Phase Out North Sea Oil and Gas Extraction

September 19, 2019By OCI TeamEnergy Transitions & Futures, Reports No Comments

A new study released by Oil Change International examines the role of Danish oil and gas production in a Paris-aligned global carbon budget. The report confirms that while Denmark has positioned itself as a global climate leader, its plans to expand North Sea oil and fossil gas extraction would undermine its record of climate action and would be incompatible with achieving its Paris climate commitments.

The African Development Bank and Energy Access Finance in Sub-Saharan Africa

November 6, 2018By Alex DoukasReports

A new analysis of the energy finance provided by the African Development Bank (AfDB) shows that while financing for clean energy access has increased since the bank’s landmark New Deal on Energy for Africa, support for off-grid and mini-grid solutions — often the fastest and most affordable energy access solutions — must accelerate if Africa is to realize universal energy access by 2030.