Carbon & Sustainability


China Three Gorges nears deal for Dubai renewable firm Alcazar

Monday, August 23, 2021, 6:39 AM MDT

State-owned China Three Gorges Corp. is nearing a deal to acquire Dubai-based wind and solar developer Alcazar Energy Partners, people…

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Alaska ruling shows Big Oil’s uphill battle in climate-fears era

Friday, August 20, 2021, 6:55 AM MDT

Even the climate-conscious Biden administration supported ConocoPhillips’s $6 billion oil development on Alaska’s Northern Slope, but that couldn’t stop a…

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Norway’s $1.4 trillion wealth fund puts oil stocks on notice

Friday, August 20, 2021, 6:52 AM MDT

The sovereign wealth fund of Norway, which manages $1.4 trillion in assets, said there are oil companies in its portfolio…

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ADM teams up with Marathon in renewable diesel push

Friday, August 20, 2021, 6:48 AM MDT

Marathon Petroleum Corp. will invest in an Archer Daniels Midland Co. soybean plant to ensure feedstock for biodiesel production, the…

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Escalating U.S.-China solar rift threatens Biden green goals

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 6:47 AM MDT

The first big test of Joe Biden’s lofty clean-power ambitions may not be sweeping climate legislation that needs congressional approval,…

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China approves renewable mega-project for green hydrogen

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 6:33 AM MDT

The Chinese region of Inner Mongolia has approved a massive power project that will use solar and wind to produce…

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U.K. plans subsidy-driven hydrogen boost on path to net zero

Tuesday, August 17, 2021, 7:08 AM MDT

Hydrogen could be vital to U.K. efforts to eliminate greenhouse gases by changing the way vehicles are fuelled, factories are…

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BHP quits oil, piles into potash in overhaul for CEO

Tuesday, August 17, 2021, 6:46 AM MDT

BHP Group unveiled the most sweeping change to its business since the world’s biggest miner was created two decades ago,…

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Cost to bury carbon near tipping point as emissions price soars

Monday, August 16, 2021, 7:20 AM MDT

Skyrocketing carbon prices and a “code red” warning about the threat posed by climate change are giving fresh momentum to…

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Large methane cloud in Iraq coincided with gas pipeline leak

Monday, August 16, 2021, 6:26 AM MDT

A pipeline run by Oil Pipelines Co. in Iraq leaked liquefied petroleum gas on July 20, close to where a large…

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With new urgency, climate scientists recommend carbon removal

Friday, August 13, 2021, 6:26 AM MDT

The latest scientific assessment from the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change generated plenty of grim headlines on Monday,…

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U.S. Senate blueprint is lauded as potentially historic climate legislation

Thursday, August 12, 2021, 6:51 AM MDT

The $3.5 trillion budget framework the Senate narrowly passed early Wednesday sets the stage for a deluge of spending on…

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