Decarbonization News

  • China's solar industry to embrace faster growth amid carbon neutrality goal 23 Oct 2020 09:10 China Economic Net China's solar industry is expected to embrace faster growth as the country aims to have CO2 emissions peak before 2030 and achieve carbon neutrality before 2060. The forecast was outlined by experts at a photovoltaic conference held Thursday in Jintan, …
  • Column: Joe Biden finds a way to handle a brat like Trump 23 Oct 2020 04:24 Los Angeles Times - California The Donald Trump who showed up for the debate Thursday was the glum one. Someone had told him to keep a lid on it, and he was visibly chastened. “I get treated very badly,” he moped early on. “No president should have to go through what I went through.” …
  • 8 Years After Sandy, New York City Lags On Climate. Will The 2021 Election Change That? 23 Oct 2020 01:43 HuffPost In 2007, then-Mayor Michael Bloomberg proposed a blueprint to transform New York into “the first environmentally sustainable 21st-century city,” a lofty vision for change in an increasingly hot and urbanized world. Five years later, Superstorm Sandy hit, …
  • Carbon capture and storage can rapidly reduce emissions in sectors that have few other options 22 Oct 2020 20:50 Phys.org Today, the Energy Futures Initiative (EFI) and Stanford University released "An Action Plan for Carbon Capture and Storage in California: Opportunities, Challenges, and Solutions," a report providing policymakers with options for near-term …
  • Capture of CO2 and Hydrogen as Part of Latin America’s Energy Future 22 Oct 2020 19:46 Inter Press Service Climate Change, Development & Aid, Editors' Choice, Energy, Environment, Featured, Headlines, Integration and Development Brazilian-style, Latin America & the Caribbean, Projects, Regional Categories Energy Two new green hydrogen projects will …
  • Atos Reports 2020 Third-Quarter Results 22 Oct 2020 17:41 HPCwire PARIS, Oct. 22, 2020 — Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announces its revenue for the third quarter of 2020. Elie Girard, CEO, said: “Our ongoing Spring transformation is enabling the group to adapt rapidly to meet customer needs in …
  • The myth of electric cars: Why we also need to focus on buses and trains 22 Oct 2020 14:41 Phys.org California recently announced that it plans to ban the sales of gas-powered vehicles by 2035, Ontario has invested $500 million in the production of electric vehicles (EVs) and Tesla is quickly becoming the world's highest-valued car company. It almost …
  • Electrifying Homes And Cars Could Save The Climate And $2,500 Per U.S. Household 22 Oct 2020 14:22 HuffPost Optimistic visions of America’s climate future look dramatically different from life today. The population abandons the suburbs for dense, efficient urban housing. Personal cars give way to bikes and green public transit. Those who can make the sacrifice …
  • 10 priorities for energy transformation pathway 22 Oct 2020 11:35 Trade Arabia Siemens Energy has published the main 10 priorities to enable facilitate a successful long-term energy transition and enable countries to thrive in the lower-carbon world based on the discussions held during the MEA Energy Week. The virtual conference, …
  • Energy Efficiency Services Ltd to invest in Thailand's e-mobility player SWAG 22 Oct 2020 11:10 Economic Times NEW DELHI: State-owned Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) on Thursday said it is planning to invest in SWAG EV, which uses clean energy to provide swappable batteries for electric motorbikes in Thailand. There are around 21 million motorbikes in …
  • Business Maverick: China Has Copper Flying Like a FANG Stock: Clara Ferreira Marques 22 Oct 2020 09:44 Daily Maverick Copper’s rebound from four-year lows in March mirrors the rally in that other gravity-defying asset class, the FANG-powered U.S. stock market. Copper’s rally has exceeded expectations, given that the most pessimistic forecasts for pandemic-related supply …
  • Brown instigates initiative to change status quo surrounding climate change 22 Oct 2020 06:15 Brown Daily Herald - Rhode Island Effectively addressing climate change entails changing a status quo that has been accepted for decades. The University’s new three-year Climate Solutions Initiative aims to use research, innovation and collaboration to overcome climate inertia — the …
  • Energy metals require significant investment, says Wood Mackenzie 22 Oct 2020 04:34 Northern Miner An investment of at least US$1 trillion will be needed in “key” energy transition metals over the next 15 years “to meet the growing demands of decarbonization,” reports consultants Wood Mackenzie, noting that the figure is nearly twice the amount invested …
  • Baker Hughes Co. (BKR) Q3 2020 Earnings Call Transcript 22 Oct 2020 01:31 The Motley Fool Image source: The Motley Fool. Baker Hughes Co. (NYSE:BKR) Q3 2020 Earnings Call Oct 21, 2020, 9:00 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the …
  • Revov South Africa Goes Big On Second-Life Batteries For Stationary Storage Applications 22 Oct 2020 00:38 CleanTechnica Batteries Published on October 21st, 2020 | by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai 0 October 21st, 2020 by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai  Electric vehicle batteries last much longer than a lot of people think. Non-EV owners’ battery experience, and ultimately the …
  • NextEra Energy's (NEE) CEO Jim Robo on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 21 Oct 2020 19:07 Seeking Alpha NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) Q3 2020 Earnings Conference Call October 21, 2020 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Matt Roskot – Investor Relations Jim Robo – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rebecca Kujawa – Executive Vice President Finance and Chief …
  • Baker Hughes Company (BKR) CEO Lorenzo Simonelli on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 21 Oct 2020 18:15 Seeking Alpha Baker Hughes Company (NYSE:BKR) Q3 2020 Earnings Conference Call October 21, 2020 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Jud Bailey - Vice President of Investor Relations Lorenzo Simonelli - Chairman and CEO Brian Worrell - CFO Conference Call Participants James …
  • OGCI Reports Significant Progress 21 Oct 2020 12:11 Rigzone The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) has reported “significant progress” on its aggregate upstream methane and carbon intensity targets. According to the OGCI, the collective upstream methane and carbon intensity of member companies’ aggregated …
  • LISCR Opposes EU Emissions Trading Scheme - Liberian Daily Observer 21 Oct 2020 08:13 Liberian Times Says tax implications “would have a particularly disproportionate effect on developing countries, an issue which is a key concern to Liberia” The Liberian Shipping and Corporate Registry (LISCR) has announced its opposition to the recent proposal from the …
  • Environmental issues 21 Oct 2020 01:22 Inside Higher Ed If you had to guess, how many flights would you say you have taken in your career? We, the authors of this piece, estimate that we have collectively logged more than 1,000 flight segments for professional reasons over the course of our careers. This …
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