Australia has committed to higher growth as part of its G20 agenda. Perhaps it should address its previous commitment to cutting fossil fuel subsidies.
Tag: "fossil fuels"
New US EPA standards mean that 90% of the power plants expected to shut down by 2020 will actually be shut down by 2016.
The energy white paper process is flawed. The hidden costs of health impacts are barely considered, if mentioned at all.
Natural gas has been mooted as a ‘bridge’ fuel recently, but in terms of climate change natural gas is a half measure that risks dangerous procrastination.
Estimates vary, but they all agree that fossil fuel subsidies are back up to the record, pre-GFC levels of 2008.
For the first time in three years, U.S. carbon dioxide emissions related to energy increased in 2013 as coal replaced gas.
One of the many myths about renewable energy, especially solar PV, is that the life-cycle energy inputs are greater than the lifetime energy outputs.
A new study by an interdisciplinary group of scientists and economists has led to calls for more severe emissions cuts, and a tighter carbon budget.
A push to get Norway’s $720bn sovereign wealth fund to invest in renewable energy could have far-reaching effects on the global energy market.
The oil and gas industry, largely in the south-central U.S., may be emitting nearly five times the methane that scientists previously estimated.