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Climate Change

Clyde & Co specialists explore how businesses are adapting to challenges and embracing opportunities to become climate-resilient

Our Climate Change Episodes

Climate change presents unprecedented risks and opportunities to all sectors. In this channel, join lawyers specialised in Climate Risk and Resilience as they discuss how businesses are adapting to challenges and embracing opportunities to become climate-resilient.

02 December 2021

COP26 Briefing | Perspectives on Key Developments in Built Environment

Listen to this podcast episode to hear the conversation behind our article about the Cities, Regions, and Built Environment day at COP26.

18 November 2021

COP26 Briefing | Spotlight on transport at COP26 – Perspectives on key developments

When UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said COP26 would focus on “coal, cash, cars and trees,” it was a reminder of how critical decarbonising transport is in the race to net zero. The summit’s declaration to work towards all new cars being zero emission by 2040 globally, and by 2035 in leading markets, sounded impressive. It’s undoubtedly a step forward, but questions remain around how successfully this will be implemented in practice.

18 November 2021

A Climate for Change | Built to Last - Constructing Resilience

In this episode, Jane O’Reilly is joined by Clyde & Co Legal Director Chris Leadbetter, Lara Young, Group Carbon Manager at Costain, and James Dean, CEO and Co-Founder of Sensat to discuss decarbonisation in the construction sector.

17 November 2021

COP26 Briefing | Post-summit analysis: How successful has COP26 been in stepping up the fight again

After a whirlwind two weeks of COP26, where does the world stand in its fight against climate change? Some regard it as a missed opportunity to save the planet, but the event can be seen as a success on several key fronts. For Nigel Brook, Partner at Clyde & Co, it has been “a mixed bag.”

10 November 2021

COP26 Briefing | Spotlight on climate change legislation and litigation during COP26

Partner Nigel Brook took part in a major event in Glasgow during the COP26 climate summit looking at developments in – and the effectiveness of - climate change legislation, litigation and the rule of law. He joined a list of distinguished speakers from around the world, including Europe, the US, Brazil, Singapore, Korea, Guyana and Bangladesh.

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Jane O’Reilly
Jane O’Reilly

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Nigel Brook

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Neil Beresford

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