Tagged Net Zero

How To Reach U.S. Net Zero Emissions By 2050: Decarbonizing Electricity

By Energy Innovation Presidential candidates, state governments, and utilities are promoting “net zero” emissions targets to rapidly reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and preserve a safe climate future by helping to limit global warming to well below 2°C. But few of them are exploring exactly how the U.S. could achieve the ambitious goal of remaking…

How To Reach U.S. Net Zero Emissions By 2050: Decarbonizing Buildings

By Energy Innovation Presidential candidates, state governments, and utilities are promoting “net zero” emissions targets to rapidly reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and preserve a safe climate future by helping to limit global warming to well below 2°C. But few of them are exploring exactly how the U.S. could achieve the ambitious goal of remaking…

How To Reach U.S. Net Zero Emissions By 2050: Decarbonizing Industry

By Energy Innovation Presidential candidates, state governments, and utilities are promoting “net zero” emissions targets to rapidly reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and preserve a safe climate future by helping to limit global warming to well below 2°C. But few of them are exploring exactly how the U.S. could achieve the ambitious goal of remaking…

Europe’s Energy Giants Line Up to Endorse Green Deal

By [email protected] The European Union’s newly proposed Green Deal raises “significant questions” for the oil and gas industry, analysts said, but the plan was broadly welcomed by companies across the energy sector. On Wednesday the European Commission presented a sweeping 50-point plan centered around achieving net zero status in Europe by 2050. The proposals include…

Designing net zero and resilient economies

By FORESIGHT Contributor The launch of the Santiago Action Plan at the COP25 meeting in Madrid by finance ministers is an important step to ensure finance ministries play their role in accelerating the zero carbon transition, says Dileimy Orozco Policy Advisor at E3G At COP25 in Madrid yesterday (December 9, 2019), the Coalition of Finance…

How can I best convert amount of construction materials for a building into associated greenhouse gases and equivalent energy generation that would cause the same emissions?

By Jason Price Hi Energy Central Community.I am working on an article related to industrial heat and net zero. I began digging into Apple’s Campus 2 “Spaceship” and came across lots of facts and figures on the construction of this new, circular building.I am seeking assistance in helping calculate the entire C02 and a relatable…

Our vision for a net zero carbon construction sector

By FORESIGHT Climate & Energy The global building and construction sector can reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050 if it makes changes along the whole of the production and supply chain, says Cristina Gamboa, CEO at the World Green Building Council, the global network leading the transformation of the built environment towards sustainability across…

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