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October 1, 2020: The peace accord with Israel, the UAE and Bahrain is not just for self-defense -- but to expand energy ties, including renewable energy and possibly oil.
October 1, 2020: Barring a fresh round of state subsidies, power company Exelon says it will retire two major nuclear plants decades early. A review of earlier such standoffs finds that, when nuclear companies ask for financial support to prevent premature closures, state lawmakers rarely say no.
September 30, 2020: Recent years have seen carbon tax proposals rejected by both blue state voters and legislators. Despite these setbacks for carbon tax advocates, they may be closer than ever to enacting a national carbon tax.
September 30, 2020: The carbon will even be bookmatched for extra eye candy.
September 30, 2020: Clearing up cloudy information about climate change in the 1st Presidential debate
September 30, 2020: The oil and gas multinational giant Royal Dutch Shell will cut between 7,000 and 9,000 jobs as the company shifts towards renewable energy sources.The job cuts were announced in an interview with Shell's CEO Ben van Beurden published on the...
September 28, 2020: The problem with talking about carbon footprint, or greenhouse gas emissions, is that they're not terms the average consumer instinctively understands, according to Allbirds' sustainability lead Hana Kajimura.
September 28, 2020: The company is up against fierce competition in Europe. A relatively late jump into the market doesn't help.
September 27, 2020: Country will need to kick addiction to coal and build eye-watering amount of wind and solar capacityChina’s President Xi Jinping stunned climate action observers in a speech at the United Nations general assembly last week with a pledge to reach “peak carbon” before 2030, and drive down emissions to virtually ...
September 25, 2020: Cork taint can ruin the taste and smell of wine.
September 25, 2020: China’s direction is vital in the fight against climate change. But just how significant is Xi Jinping's announcement on going carbon neutral? Experts at the University of Oxford speak to
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September 25, 2020: A team of chemists and physicists at the University of California-Berkeley succeeded in building a metallic wire out of carbon.
September 24, 2020: International Energy Agency says without CCUS projects energy goals will be impossible to reachWhat is carbon capture, usage and storage?Global governments and major polluters must take urgent action to develop technologies which can capture and store carbon emissions or it will be “virtually impossible” for the...
September 24, 2020: Xi Jinping said China will achieve carbon neutrality by 2060, garnering much praise. But there's still work to do.
September 24, 2020: China continues to commission coal plants even as it sets greener goals.
September 24, 2020: Cryptocurrency meets carbon trading. That’s the pitch from Nori, a new Seattle-based startup, that just raised million in funding from cryptocurrency focused investors including Placeholder, North Island Ventures, Tenacious Ventures, and a big, privately held agriculture multinational that the company decline...
September 23, 2020: While the U.S. withdraws from the Paris Agreement, China remains the world leader in renewable energy tech.
September 23, 2020: Under international pressure to do more to address global warming, Xi Jinping made a surprise commitment to drastically reduce emissions. Now comes the hard part.
September 23, 2020: Indigenous leaders, special interest groups and other provinces will have their say today in trying to convince the Supreme Court whether or not the national price on pollution is constitutional.
September 23, 2020: In a United Nations speech, President Xi Jinping pledged China would go carbon neutral by 2060. The goal will be a challenge as the country relies heavily on coal.
September 22, 2020: The battle over Ottawa's decision to impose a national price on carbon pollution is heading for a final showdown before Canada's highest court this morning.
September 22, 2020: Unexpectedly forthright pledge will boost UN efforts to galvanise action on climate crisisChina will reach carbon neutrality before 2060, and ensure its greenhouse gas emissions peak in the next decade, president Xi Jinping has told the UN general assembly.“China will scale up its intended nationally determined co...
September 22, 2020: China's surprise announcement of a long-term goal to curb emissions boosts UN climate talks.
September 22, 2020: China, the world’s largest emitter of greenhouse gases, announced Tuesday it would seek to reach carbon neutrality by 2060.It’s a notable pledge from a nation frequently targeted by Republicans, who argue the U.S. should not move ahead on...