China has pledged to more than double its installed wind and solar capacity by 2030 ahead of the Glasgow climate conference. Photo: EPA-EFE
China has pledged to more than double its installed wind and solar capacity by 2030 ahead of the Glasgow climate conference. Photo: EPA-EFE

China sends ‘modest’ climate pledge to Glasgow for COP26

  • Disappointed observers find no new announcements in China’s updated commitment, leaving them wanting more
  • World needs ‘giant leaps’ in 2030 ambitions from all major emitters if net zero target is to be met, they say

China has pledged to more than double its installed wind and solar capacity by 2030 ahead of the Glasgow climate conference. Photo: EPA-EFE
China has pledged to more than double its installed wind and solar capacity by 2030 ahead of the Glasgow climate conference. Photo: EPA-EFE
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