New Green Hydrogen Project Warns Natural Gas Stakeholders: Get Out!

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 17:05:50 +0000

A gas-and-electric utility dreams of a decarbonized future for the US with an assist from green hydrogen and long duration energy storage.

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Yes, Industrial Waste Disasters More Likely From Climate Change

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 12:17:18 +0000

The threat of a catastrophic failure unleashing a 20-foot wall of industrial wastewater over nearby homes and businesses in Piney Point, Florida, illustrates the danger of widespread reliance on industrial waste ponds across the U.S., the New York Times reports. Many of these ponds, filled with toxic, sometimes radioactive, byproducts of climate-change causing activity like coal […]

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What It Takes To Realize A Circular Economy For Solar Photovoltaic System Materials

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 17:27:27 +0000

NREL Analysts Advance Understanding of Options, Opportunities To Repair, Reuse, or Recycle Solar Photovoltaic System Materials

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In-Depth, 3-Year NREL Analysis: Los Angeles 100% Renewable Energy Study

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 19:16:21 +0000

Unprecedented in scale and the first of its kind — the Los Angeles 100% Renewable Energy Study (LA100) provides insights into how the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) can meet its clean energy targets established in 2016 and 2017. LADWP, the largest municipal utility in the country, currently generates more than half of its electricity from renewable and zero-carbon resources.

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From Wet Waste to Flight: Scientists Announce Fast-Track Solution for Net-Zero-Carbon Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2021 20:00:34 +0000

A Novel Pathway for “Drop-In” Sustainable Aviation Fuel May Lift Net-Zero Flights Off the Runway Sooner Than You Think

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The US CLEAN Future Act — What’s In It?

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2021 03:40:12 +0000

Originally published on WRI’s Resource Institute Blog. By  Dan Lashof, Devashree Saha, Karl Hausker, Greg Carlock, Kevin Kennedy, and Tyler Clevenger  U.S. Representative Frank Pallone, chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, together with subcommittee chairs Bobby Rush and Paul Tonko, introduced the CLEAN Future Act on March 2, 2021. While numerous climate bills are introduced in each Congress, this proposal […]

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Hydrogen Folly Grows: 55% Used In Oil Refineries — Demand Will Drop, Not Rise

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2021 03:52:37 +0000

Governmental expenditures on hydrogen are very useful, in other words, but should be very carefully targeted to where they actually add value, which is almost entirely in displacing black and gray hydrogen in non-oil and gas markets with green hydrogen.

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Alberta Oil Sands Emissions Alone Are 3 Times The Global Market For CO2

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2021 19:15:53 +0000

Alberta’s crude oil from steam-assisted gravity drainage has a carbon debt just for extraction and in province processing that’s as large as the total annual global consumption of CO2. Shipping, refinement and use make that three times bigger.

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New York Must Keep Up Climate & Environmental Wins in 2021

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 15:48:33 +0000

In 2021, New York State must keep up the fight for a cleaner, healthier and more equitable future for all

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For CO2 Reduction From Existing Buildings, Heat Pumps Are Better Than Efficiency

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Mon, 28 Dec 2020 18:24:01 +0000

Heat pumps and decarbonization of grids are the clear climate change winners. For building owners, the annual cost savings are greater, sometimes much greater, for efficiency measures

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