In Bluegrass State, Nucor’s Green Steel Trumps Anti-Wokedness

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2023 13:35:42 +0000

green steel nucor kentuckyWoke or not, Kentucky is behind a new green steel factory that supports President Joe Biden’s goal for offshore wind development in the US.

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The Megaproject Paradox: Why Rail Projects Struggle To Deliver On Time & Budget

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2023 22:30:18 +0000

DALL·E generated image of futuristic high speed rail in china 3d renderRail requires a lot more tunnels, and as the data shows, any time you are digging tunnels, fat-tailed risks abound and projects operate more slowly.

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Unpacking The Iron Law of Projects: Black Swans Vs Gray Rhinos In Clean Energy

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2023 16:45:17 +0000

DALL·E generated image of a black swan fighting a gray rhinoGray rhinos are about the strategic perspective of what is important to do, and black swans are about the tactics of dealing with it most effectively and efficiently. Gray rhinos say focus on big issues like climate change, and black swan awareness help us deliver climate solutions.

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Modularity & Scale In Big Cleantech Projects: Insights From Bent Flyvbjerg’s “How Big Things Get Done”

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2023 18:47:47 +0000

DALL·E generated image of megaproject failureProjects have what are called fat-tail risks and results. There’s a lot more variation at the extremes than for other things like human height.

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Sustainable Transportation for All: US Blueprint Lays Out Plan for Decarbonization

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Sat, 14 Jan 2023 01:10:48 +0000

DALL·E generated image of a futuristic transit trainThere’s a lot to like in the new US transportation decarbonization blueprint. It’s actually very good in most ways, which is excellent to see given that the US hydrogen strategy from late last year was so poor. And it’s needed.

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Politician Embarrassed For Telling The Truth: Cabinet Minister Criticizes Norway’s Green Hydrogen Goals

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Thu, 12 Jan 2023 18:38:26 +0000

DALL·E generated image of a politician embarrassed because he told the truthNorway is just a rich, European Algeria with a big piggybank. That means it’s going to survive the transition adequately, but its economy is going to radically transform.

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6000 US Flights Grounded: NOTAM Failure Serves As A Wake-up Call For Digital Air Traffic Control

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2023 16:49:21 +0000

DALL·E generated image of grounded airplanesThe FAA’s NOTAM system failure serves as a reminder that while the benefits of DATC are clear, the path to full implementation and acceptance will be neither smooth nor quick. It will require a concerted effort from all stakeholders in the industry and a willingness to invest in and fully embrace the technology.

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EU Companies Can Benefit From US Commercial Clean Vehicle Credit After All

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2023 15:45:56 +0000

Commercial Clean Vehicle CreditBut the European Union is still not completely satisfied with recent concessions from Washington on its historic set of green energy subsidies. Instead, the EU is urging the US to add more benefits for European car manufacturers.

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A Glimpse Into The Post-Oil Era: How The Uneven Impacts Of 2025-2030 Peak Oil Demand Will Shape The Future Of Energy

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2023 17:59:22 +0000

DALL·E generated image of oil barrels getting smaller left to rightAs Sheikh Zaki Yamani, a former Saudi oil minister, once said, “The stone age came to an end not for a lack of stones, and the oil age will end, but not for a lack of oil.” But some oil will still be being pumped at the end, and it won’t be heavy, sour, far from water crude.

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BLUETTI Users Always Get More Than Power for Off-Grid Living

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 05 Jan 2023 15:00:07 +0000

Our “Share Your Story” campaign is in full swing, ending on January 15, 2023. All participants have the chance to win free solar generators, solar panels, outdoor gear, coupons, and BLUETTI Bucks, which can be used to redeem BLUETTI lifestyle products along with other perks! Share Your Story with Us! “We’d love to hear from […]

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