Carbon & Sustainability


​Al Gore says the world has crossed a threshold on renewable energy

Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 6:24 AM MDT

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore told the audience at Bloomberg Green’s virtual live event, “The Time Is Now,” that…

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​Green power beats fossil fuels for first time in Europe

Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 6:13 AM MDT

Renewable power for the first time contributed a bigger share in the European generation mix than fossil fuels as the…

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​Shell says U.K. can bring forward gasoline car sale ban to 2030

Monday, July 20, 2020, 6:24 AM MDT

Royal Dutch Shell plc expects the U.K. can end the sale of gasoline and diesel vehicles in just a decade,…

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​Norwegian billionaire reshapes oil empire for renewable-energy future

Friday, July 17, 2020, 6:37 AM MDT

Billionaire Kjell Inge Rokke is transforming the structure of his business empire as he seeks to revive struggling oil-service firms…

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​Biden touts union jobs in $2 trillion plan to build clean energy

Thursday, July 16, 2020, 6:51 AM MDT

Joe Biden unveiled plans this week to spend $2 trillion creating a clean energy economy, with ambitions to spur millions…

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​Aramco, Exxon make small move to join BP, Shell in carbon curbs

Thursday, July 16, 2020, 6:46 AM MDT

Saudi Aramco has joined with European and U.S. supermajors representing a third of the world’s oil industry to begin curbing…

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​Bloom Energy surges after expanding into hydrogen production

Thursday, July 16, 2020, 6:21 AM MDT

Bloom Energy Corp. soared the most in more than three months after the fuel cell maker announced plans to jump…

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​Environment minister reconsidering decision to stay out of Alberta coal mine review

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 8:42 PM MDT

Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson is reconsidering a decision in December to keep the federal government out of the approvals process…

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​Feds urged to do own review of proposed Alberta coal mine expansion

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 8:41 PM MDT

A lawyer at the centre of a lobbying effort to stop a coal mine from expanding in Alberta says the…

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​Trump poised to streamline Nixon-era environmental reviews

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 6:44 AM MDT

The Trump administration is scaling back requirements that agencies consider environmental consequences when approving new oil wells, pipelines, highways and…

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​Cow burps, leaky pipelines put earth on high-end warming track

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 6:30 AM MDT

Global emissions of methane, a greenhouse gas multiple times more potent than CO2, rose by nine per cent in the…

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​Biden clean-energy plan would accelerate state efforts on carbon

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 6:23 AM MDT

Joe Biden’s $2 trillion plan to revive the economy would rely on boosting jobs in clean energy, and would accelerate…

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