Lying, Cheating Oil & Gas Companies Stick Taxpayers With Cleanup Bill

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sat, 25 Sep 2021 16:20:40 +0000

US taxpayers get to pay twice for oil and gas.

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Adapt To Survive — A Carbon Tracker Report

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sat, 25 Sep 2021 00:42:56 +0000

Oil companies need to adapt to avoid massive losses and stranded assets. Unfortunately, I expect that they will milk the cow until it is dead. Despite constant dire warnings issued at an increasing rate from the world’s top scientists, oil companies appear to be searching for yet more fossil fuels to exploit and to burn. […]

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Virtuous Cycles of Technology Adoption

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sat, 07 Aug 2021 16:01:06 +0000

What creates the “S” curve of technology adoption? It is a virtuous cycle. Positive change creates more change. The opposite is also true — a vicious cycle speeds the rapid decline of outdated technology. In a new report, Carbon Tracker identifies 7 of these paired cycles which are creating “S” curves and speeding us toward […]

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Reach for the Sun — New Report from Carbon Tracker

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 15:00:49 +0000

With a myriad of very colorful charts, a new report from Carbon Tracker makes the point that the majority of new global generating power will be wind and solar. The authors predict a leapfrog effect in countries where there is no developed power grid. As power needs increase, people will simply install low-cost solar panels […]

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Oil & Gas Majors Must Cut Output 35% By 2040 To Reach Paris Targets

Credit to Author: Joshua S Hill| Date: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 16:27:28 +0000

A new report from independent financial think tank Carbon Tracker has concluded that the world’s seven leading oil and gas majors must cut production by an average of 35% by 2040 if global emissions are to be reined in and kept “well below” 2°C, in accordance with the Paris Agreement’s commitment. 

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