Carbon Pricing and Lighting, EVs, Heat Pumps, & Electric Everything

Credit to Author: Brad Rouse| Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 01:43:33 +0000

What does the US need to do to help the world prevent the worst of climate change? End the use of fossil fuels fast. Many are stepping up to the challenge with aggressive goals. The EU wants to be fossil free by 2050. Joe Biden’s campaign wants the US to be fossil free by 2050 as well, based on his stated climate policy

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Denmark To Address Carbon Emissions With New Universal Fees — Final Negotiations This Fall Could Be Historic

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 22:01:58 +0000

Finally something is getting real in the big plan of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Denmark by 70% by 2030. The Danish national media outlet reports this week that a majority coalition of the parties in parliament has agreed to introduce a tax on emissions of greenhouse gases for all sectors

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Carbon Pricing & The Energy Transition

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 14 Jun 2020 05:32:28 +0000

We are making great progress, with costs of solar, wind, and batteries continuing their decline. But we are not moving fast enough to turn the tide on human-caused climate change. One study I saw recently said we need to be installing wind and solar at triple the current rate to get to 90% renewable just for electricity by

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We Should Not Bail Out Oil Companies

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 24 Apr 2020 02:22:37 +0000

We should not bail out oil companies. But we probably will since Trump is scrambling to do just that. As we know, the price of oil in the US fell below zero for the first time ever the other day

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A Tale Of Two Oil States: Norway & Alberta, Canada

Credit to Author: Barry A.F.| Date: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 19:10:00 +0000

Both Norway and Alberta, Canada are economies that gain huge profits from selling oil. They have huge natural reserves of it and make ginormous profits from feeding our “need” for oil powered transportation. However, their method of deploying those profits is in sharp contrast, and interestingly it even guides their philosophies and how they view climate change

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Echo Chambers Warp Policy Debate — CleanTech Talk Podcast

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 21:02:15 +0000

In the second half of this interview for our CleanTech Talk podcast series, Michael Barnard, Chief Strategist of TFIE Strategy Inc. and CleanTechnica contributor, sits down to continue a conversation with Ed Dolan, economist, writer, and Senior Fellow at the Niskanen Center, about climate change communication and action across political divides

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Climate Change Communication Across Political Canyons — CleanTech Talk Podcast

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Sun, 19 Apr 2020 18:57:56 +0000

In the first half of this interview for our CleanTech Talk podcast series, Michael Barnard, Chief Strategist of TFIE Strategy Inc. and CleanTechnica contributor, sits down to talk with Ed Dolan, economist, writer, and Senior Fellow at the Niskanen Center, about climate change communication and action across political divides

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What Is The Best Approach To Putting A Price On Carbon Emissions In The US?

Credit to Author: Kurt Lowder| Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 23:39:50 +0000

Forward by Kurt Lowder My friend and mentor, Bill Hurly, now retired, has found a fulfilling mission in fighting for climate change. He has been heavily involved with Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) in San Antonio, Texas. I have attended a number of his presentations on the topic of climate change and what the CCL is [&hellip

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