Al Gore on COP26: “The Queen is right to be irritated”

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Al Gore on COP26: “The Queen is right to be irritated”” – below is their description.

Al Gore, former US Vice President of and long-time environmentalist, has told Sky News that he sympathises with the Queen’s comments on being “irritated” by those who “talk but don’t do”.

The UK will host COP26 in Glasgow from 31 October, where world leaders from around the globe will meet to discuss actions to tackle climate change.

Mr Gore added that the UK’s pledge to slash emissions by 68% by 2030 is “impressive” but it would take “follow through” to make the nation a climate leader.

Sky News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

About This Source - Sky News

Sky News is a British free-to-air television news channel and organisation. Sky News is distributed via a radio news service, and through online channels. It is owned by Sky Group, a division of Comcast. John Ryley is the head of Sky News, a role he has held since June 2006.

Recent from Sky News:

  • EXCLUSIVE: Beyond Grenfell – A Building Safety Crisis on the Brink
  • BREAKING: Republic of Ireland closes nightclubs over COVID-19 concerns
  • Omicron variant: Your questions answered
  • In This Story: Climate Change

    Climate Change is the name commonly given to the notion that the Earth is undergoing a changing climate as a result of human activity, including notable leaders, scientists and naturalists including Sir David Attenborough.

    Climate change includes both the global warming driven by human emissions of greenhouse gases, and the resulting large-scale shifts in weather patterns.

    2 Recent Items: Climate Change

  • How climate change is affecting a spectacular reef system off the West Australian coast | ABC News
  • Bloomberg Green: How Music and Movies can fight climate change
  • In This Story: COP26

    COP26 is the shortened name of the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference – the 26th United Nations Climate Change conference. It is being held in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, between 31 October and 12 November 2021, under the presidency of Alok Sharma.

    3 Recent Items: COP26

  • Watch live: Renewable energy has record year – is it enough?
  • Sustainability Is the Watchword for Investors in 2022
  • Sustainability Is the Watchword for Investors in 2022
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

    Posting....