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Will EPA’s plan for broadened biofuels delay EV adoption?

By [email protected] (Bengt Halvorson) The EPA is preparing to set new standards that broaden biofuels incentives and could provide cleaner electricity for EV charging. But the proposal faces criticism from some environmental groups who claim it inadvertently supports the market for internal combustion engines instead. The agency on Thursday released proposed Renewable Fuel Standard… Read…

Why now is the time to transition into utility scale solar

By David Sanchez The transition to utility scale solar is a significant environmental issue facing society today. Solar energy is one of the most environmentally friendly technologies available with an almost unlimited potential to reduce greenhouse gasses and lower the consumption of fossil fuels. The path to utility scale solar is discussed here by David…

UK Small Businesses May Struggle With End of Energy Relief

By [Energy Central] Harun Asad A survey shows without aid from a government program nearly a quarter of companies could close or significantly alter their operations. The post UK Small Businesses May Struggle With End of Energy Relief appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Read More Read Full Article Here For more great articles:…

Leeward Renewable lines up financing for two solar pv projects

By Renewable Energy World Dallas-based Leeward Renewable Energy said it closed around $420 million in construction-to-term financing from MUFG Bank Ltd. and a $195 million tax equity commitment from Wells Fargo for its Big Plain Solar Facility in London, Ohio and its Oak Trail Solar Facility near Moyock, North Carolina. MUFG served as the green…

The environmental price of building new wind farms #AUS

By National Wind Watch South Korean–owned Ark Energy says it is confident its controversial $1 billion Chalumbin wind farm, adjacent to World Heritage-protected rainforests in North Queensland, will be given final approval by the Commonwealth. In what is expected to be the first of several renewables projects challenged by environmentalists, Ark Energy has significantly scaled…

Mazda to electrify all its models by 2030

By Blagojce Krivevski The Mazda Motor Corporation today announced an update to the Mazda mid-term management plan update and management policy up to 2030. The announcement highlighted that Mazda is positively responding to the highly uncertain business environment and is renewing its commitment to achieving carbon neutrality in all its operations by 2050. In recent…

US Commits to Zero-Emissions Heavy Trucks

By [Energy Central] Harun Asad Officials have signed on to sell only zero-emission heavy vehicles by 2040. The post US Commits to Zero-Emissions Heavy Trucks appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Read More Read Full Article Here For more great articles: The Energy Collective – The world’s best thinkers on energy & climate

Shell Report Outlines Steel Industry Decarbonization Possibilities

By [Energy Central] Harun Asad Access to affordable renewable energy and policies supporting clean transitions are among the topics addressed. The post Shell Report Outlines Steel Industry Decarbonization Possibilities appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Read More Read Full Article Here For more great articles: The Energy Collective – The world’s best thinkers on…

Building Sustainability Into the EV Battery Supply Chain

By [Energy Central] Jane Marsh Building sustainability into the EV battery supply chain will require action from automakers and suppliers, as well as greater adoption of new technologies. These supplies rely on raw-materials mining that is harmful to the environment and utilizes unethical labor practices. The supply chain needs to shift to more sustainable batteries…

De facto ban on solar farms in England to continue, Coffey signals

By Helena Horton Environment reporter Environment secretary dashes hopes Sunak government will reverse policy to help reach net zero targetsCop27 live – latest news updatesThe de facto ban on solar farms will be continued by Rishi Sunak’s government, the environment secretary has signalled.Thérèse Coffey, fresh from her visit to Cop27, suggested to parliament that she…

Environmental DNA successfully assesses changes in marine biodiversity

Environmental DNA has been found to successfully assess changes in marine biodiversity when key implementation steps are followed. The post Environmental DNA successfully assesses changes in marine biodiversity appeared first on Innovation News Network. Science Aquaculture Biodiversity BiologyBrought to you by: EV Driven Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Electric Vehicles

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