The smokestacks at the Jeffrey Energy Centre coal power plant are seen near Emmett, Kansas, in September. Photo: AP
The smokestacks at the Jeffrey Energy Centre coal power plant are seen near Emmett, Kansas, in September. Photo: AP

Greenhouse gases at record levels as Boris Johnson fears for COP26 outcome

  • The United Nations’ stark report on global warming comes as the UK leader says a deal is ‘touch and go’ at the climate summit he’s preparing to host in Glasgow
  • ‘We are way off track,’ the World Meteorological Organisation says, adding that more extreme weather can be expected with rising temperatures

The smokestacks at the Jeffrey Energy Centre coal power plant are seen near Emmett, Kansas, in September. Photo: AP
The smokestacks at the Jeffrey Energy Centre coal power plant are seen near Emmett, Kansas, in September. Photo: AP
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