Green coronavirus recovery could deliver nearly $100trn
The global economy could enjoy a boost of nearly $100trn ($80trn) if governments drastically scale-up investments in renewable energy following the coronavirus crisis.That is according to a report published today by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), which said that an energy transformation based on renewables could deliver gains above business-as-u
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Dr Barbara Buchner, global managing director of Climate Policy Initiative, tells Chris Seekings about the urgent need to raise climate finance for developing nations, and how far we are from the US$100bn goal