World view

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To make it a practical choice there needs to be more than goodwill and targets.

21.03.2018
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Environment ministry will release a three-year action plan to meet air pollution reduction targets by 2020.

20.03.2018
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The falling cost of solar power and batteries is having a “significant impact” on the coal sector, says national mining company in Coal Vision 2030 consultation.

22.02.2018
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In a move that has polarised Green politicians and activists, Genesis Energy has announced it will keep burning coal until as late as 2030. With James Shaw and Greenpeace lining up on opposite sides of the issue, Thomas...

22.02.2018
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Can China transform its energy economy? For the last 30 years rapid economic growth – based on heavy industry, manufacturing and construction – has been sustained by hydrocarbons.

22.02.2018
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Genesis Energy has pushed back plans to stop burning coal for power generation to 2030, a move that has sparked the ire of environmentalists.

12.02.2018
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Nearly 60% of US carbon pollution comes from power and transportation, and power is already decarbonizing fast.

20.01.2018
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Opec’s influence, bringing back coal and responses to climate change.

21.12.2017
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The election of the sixth Labour-led government heralds a new direction for climate change policy in New Zealand.

18.11.2017
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Global average carbon dioxide concentrations rose by 0.8% during 2016, the largest annual increase ever observed.

22.10.2017
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The Japanese government is moving ahead with its plans to build up to 45 new coal fired power stations. The power plants will utilise high energy, low emissions (HELE) technology that use high-quality black coal. Japan is...

16.02.2017
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A breakthrough in the race to make useful products out of planet-heating CO2 emissions has been made in southern India. A plant at the industrial port of Tuticorin is capturing CO2 from its own coal-powered boiler and using it...

04.01.2017
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