COP 27

The need for energy security should fuel the green agenda, not curb it

Policymakers are realising that developing renewables and other clean energy is an effective energy security strategy Image: Pixabay for Pexels

Alison Martin

Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Bank Distribution, Zurich Insurance Group

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Three of the four red segments on the 2022 Scorecard were green last year: fossil fuel subsidies, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, and energy demand and efficiency.
Three of the four red segments on the 2022 Scorecard were green last year: fossil fuel subsidies, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, and energy demand and efficiency. Image: Zurich
Even in climate-conscious Europe, environmental risks are not perceived to be as urgent as the current geopolitical and economic worries
Even in climate-conscious Europe, environmental risks are not perceived to be as urgent as the current geopolitical and economic worries Image: World Economic Forum
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