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January 14, 2021: Wood pellets are sold as a clean alternative to coal. But is the subsidised bioenergy boom accelerating the climate crisis?Kalev Järvik stands on a bald patch of land in the heart of Estonia’s Haanja nature reserve and remembers when he could walk straight from one side of the reserve to the other under a canopy ...
January 12, 2021: The speed at which carbon dioxide is building up in Earth's atmosphere is a critical factor that helps determine the damage global warming will cause.
January 11, 2021: This iconic graph of carbon dioxide levels doesn’t tell half the story Speed kills. That’s why firing bullets from a gun is more dangerous than tossing them by hand. Why we have speed limits. Why revolutions are bloodier than gradual political swings. And why it’s critical to understand how quickly...
January 11, 2021: I recently spoke with Microsoft’s Vice President of Energy about the company's plans to be carbon negative by 2030.
January 10, 2021: If the world is to meet its climate goals under the Paris agreement, it must incorporate carbon capture and storage. The good news is that the technologies are getting better and cheaper.
January 8, 2021: Zack Parisa and Max Nova, the co-founders of the carbon offset company SilviaTerra, have spent the last decade working on a way to democratize access to revenue generating carbon offsets. As forestry credits become a big, booming business on the back of multi-billion dollar commitments from some of the world’s...
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January 7, 2021: IT’S THURSDAY. Welcome to Overnight Energy, The Hill's roundup of the latest energy and environment news. Please send tips and comments to Rebecca Beitsch at rbeitsch@thehill.com. Follow her on Twitter: @rebeccabeitsch. Reach Rachel Frazin at...
January 6, 2021: 2021 is shaping up to be a banner year for carbon management in the U.S., with actors across society promising action, from President-elect Joe Biden to major oil and gas companies. Is the public ready? The latest research suggests that it is, although there are still plenty of questions.
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January 5, 2021: A team of researchers at the University of Oxford have revealed what they say is a cost-effective and efficient way of producing jet fuel from carbon dioxide, offering hope that one day holiday makers might be able to jet off abroad without the cost of a hefty carbon footprint.
January 2, 2021: Climate activists explain how individuals can help reduce their carbon emissions.
January 1, 2021: Bosnian police say several people have been found dead in a cottage in southwestern Bosnia
December 29, 2020: The Green Alliance says there is gap between the PM's plans and what is needed to meet carbon targets.
December 28, 2020: Kerala villagers are reaping the benefits of a scheme that pays them to leave their trees rooted, reducing risk of deforestationIn the misty, hilly terrain of Wayanad, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, the people with any access to land in the quiet town of Meenangadi have been out counting their trees.Sheeja ...
December 25, 2020: Japan aims to eliminate gasoline-powered vehicles in about 15 years in a plan to achieve Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga’s ambitious pledge to go carbon free by 2050
December 25, 2020: Japan adopted a climate plan that aims for the country to go carbon free by 2050, The Associated Press reported Friday. The “green growth strategy” intends to achieve Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga’s previously announced pledge for the country...
December 25, 2020: Some question whether the naturally resource-poor Asian nation will be able to wean itself off imported oil and gas.
December 22, 2020: For the first time, scientists have come up with an estimate for the total amount of carbon and methane that remains trapped in underwater permafrost.
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December 21, 2020: In a bipartisan boost from Congress, tax credits for solar and wind energy (ITC and PTC), carbon capture and biofuels appear set to be extended.
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December 17, 2020: Nuclear advocates see a vast market for their technology in carbon capture and carbon-based products.
December 17, 2020: FIA present its fully sustainable fuel to Formula OneRoss Brawn says it ‘perfectly aligns’ with the sport’s plansThe FIA has developed a 100% sustainable fuel and presented it to Formula One with the intention of helping the sport reach a net-zero carbon target by 2030. F1 is set to introduce new engine regula...
December 16, 2020: Finite Carbon connects landowners to businesses that pay a fee per ton of carbon dioxide permanently stored in the forest.