Countries clinch climate deal at COP26

THE COP26 conference in Glasgow has come to a close with 200 countries finalising a deal that will barely keep the prospect of maintaining global temperatures at 1.5C.

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Significantly, the reference to fossil fuels in the final text of the agreement signed by all countries was kept, if not watered down, with countries now being asked to phase "down" unabated coal,