Tagged Carbon

COURTS: Exxon goes to trial next week over secret carbon costs

By Ben Schultz Exxon being held accountable? It seems so…The New York Supreme Court is bringing out the big guns to prosecute Exxon for misleading shareholders about the financial risks it faces from climate change. Click headline for full article Read Full Article Here For more great articles: The Energy Collective – The world’s best…

HDC-6 NEPTUNE captures Hyundai’s vision for zero carbon emission fuel cell electric truck technology and design

By Blagojce Krivevski Hyundai Motor Company revealed today the first rendering images of its concept for a hydrogen-powered fuel cell electric truck, HDC-6 NEPTUNE. Hyundai will debut its latest commercial truck concept during this year’s North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta. In addition, Hyundai Translead (HT) will also reveal its eco-friendly, high-performance refrigerated concept…

The U.S. Southeast: A Hotspot For Uneconomic Fossil Power, Already Costs Consumers Millions, Risks Billions In Stranded Assets

By Energy Innovation Several major utilities in the U.S. Southeast have recently announced goals to reach low- or zero -carbon status. But you won’t exactly get whiplash trying to keep up with a wave of immediate fossil fuel shutdowns following these commitments.The targets from utilities like Southern Company and Duke Energy stretch out three decades…

‘Artificial leaf’ successfully produces clean gas

A widely-used gas that is currently produced from fossil fuels can instead be made by an ‘artificial leaf’ that uses only sunlight, carbon dioxide and water, and which could eventually be used to develop a sustainable liquid fuel alternative to gasoline. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renewable Energy News — ScienceDaily

EU ETS revenues can help unlock the clean energy transition

By FORESIGHT Contributor A recent World Bank study reveals global carbon revenues are rising sharply, but only around 42% are used for environmental projects. It shows European and American citizens prefer their governments to spend carbon revenues on low-carbon initiatives, so why is political will lagging behind asks Susanne Dyrbøl from Rockwool GroupIncreased attention to…

Why modified carbon nanotubes can help the reproducibility problem

Scientists have conducted an in-depth study on how carbon nanotubes with oxygen-containing groups can be used to greatly enhance the performance of perovskite solar cells. The newly discovered self-recrystallization ability of perovskite could lead to improvement of low-cost and efficient perovskite solar cells. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Solar Energy News —…

The Driven Podcast: Leading the charge to electric transport

By Giles Parkinson ACT climate change minister Shane Rattenbury outlines the territory’s zero emissions strategy for transport, starting with the government fleet. The post The Driven Podcast: Leading the charge to electric transport appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

Coal power takes dive in September, as renewables hit new record

By Tristan Edis & Sarah Morton September’s generation data marks noticeable turning point for National Electricity Market. Wind and solar push coal to lowest levels since carbon price. The post Coal power takes dive in September, as renewables hit new record appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

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