Tagged Net Zero

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…

Europe’s Energy Giants Line Up to Endorse Green Deal

By info[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…

GBCA backs new global vision for net zero carbon by 2050

By Press Release A bold global vision for dramatic reductions in embodied carbon across the built environment has been endorsed by the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) with leading Australian companies also pledging their support. The post GBCA backs new global vision for net zero carbon by 2050 appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full…

Amazon buys 100,000 Rivian electric trucks

Amazon and Global Optimism announced The Climate Pledge, a commitment to meet the Paris Agreement 10 years early. Amazon becomes the first signatory of this pledge. The Climate Pledge calls on signatories to be net zero carbon across their businesses by 2040—a decade ahead of the Paris Accord’s goal of 2050. Read Full Article Here…

NT backs massive solar push to reach zero emissions target

By Sophie Vorrath Northern Territory backs massive investment in solar as part of goal to reach net zero emissions and create renewable export industry. The post NT backs massive solar push to reach zero emissions target appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

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