Biden Brings World Leaders Together At Climate Summit

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2021 02:11:06 +0000

The world’s industrialized nations — the biggest polluters — are very far from achieving the necessary reductions to meet Paris Agreement goals.

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G20 Environment Ministers: No Consensus on Phasing Out Coal

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 16:36:54 +0000

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The U.S., UK and other countries want world governments to commit to a phaseout of the use and financing of coal-fired power generation, but officials who met at the G20 Environment Ministers Meeting summit in Naples, Italy, this past week ended their talks without an agreement on the future of the fuel. The topic will […]

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6 Global Banks Come Together to Decarbonize Steel

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sat, 29 May 2021 17:51:38 +0000

Originally published on RMI.org. Leading lenders to the global steel industry — Citi, Goldman Sachs, ING, Societe Generale, Standard Chartered, and UniCredit — are working together to develop a climate-aligned finance agreement to support steel sector decarbonization. Several top lenders to the steel sector — Citi, Goldman Sachs, ING, Societe Generale, Standard Chartered, and UniCredit — […]

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“A Moral Imperative” — Joe Biden Commits To Halving US Emissions

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Sat, 24 Apr 2021 14:59:29 +0000

Hiding behind the coattails of Big Oil is no longer the stance of the US. Instead, President Joe Biden told 40 world leaders that the US would halve its global warming emissions by the end of the decade. “This is a moral imperative, an economic imperative,” Biden exclaimed. “A moment of peril, but also a […]

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US Should Pledge To Cut Heat-Trapping Emissions At Least 50% Below 2005 Levels by 2030

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2021 01:03:59 +0000

Courtesy of Union Of Concerned Scientists. By Rachel Cleetus President Biden has brought the US back into the Paris Agreement and has announced a Leaders’ Climate Summit, now set for April 22 — Earth Day. The administration has said it will develop and submit its nationally determined contribution (NDC) under the Paris Agreement ahead of the summit. An appropriately […]

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Scotland Banks On Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trains For Zero Emission Railway By 2035

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 01 Jan 2021 18:42:30 +0000

Scotland is on track to roll hydrogen fuel cell trains into its railway system, hopefully with green H2 to grease the decarbonization wheels

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Rising To The Challenge 5 Years After Paris Climate Agreement

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Sun, 13 Dec 2020 02:40:16 +0000

On the fifth anniversary of the adoption of the Paris Agreement — December 12th, 2020—countries are coming together for the “Climate Ambition Summit 2020” to commit to new and more aggressive climate actions as required under the Paris Agreement

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Trump Blows Offshore Wind War Bigly, On Top Of Electoral College & Popular Vote Losses

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 19:21:12 +0000

Scotland aims to power UK and Europe with offshore wind turbines and new undersea cables, leaving US behind in the dust (for now)

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