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Articles by Jocelyn Timperley

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Explainer: These six metals are key to a low-carbon future

Explainer: These six metals are key to a low-carbon future

The deployment of renewables and electric vehicles is expected to skyrocket as the world strives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Q&A: How will China’s new carbon trading scheme work?

Q&A: How will China’s new carbon trading scheme work?

China has unveiled some details of its much-anticipated emissions trading scheme, confirming its move to a national carbon market after several years of regional pilots projects.

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IEA: Renewable electricity set to grow 40% globally by 2022

IEA: Renewable electricity set to grow 40% globally by 2022

The world’s renewable electricity capacity is set to rise sharply over the next five years, the IEA says, expanding 43% on today’s levels.

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Explainer: How viable are floating offshore windfarms?

Explainer: How viable are floating offshore windfarms?

World’s first floating windfarm is being installed near Peterhead in Scotland. Will they be able to compete against fixed offshore wind turbines or other sources of energy?

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Renewables growth breaks records again despite fall in investment

Renewables growth breaks records again despite fall in investment

Falling costs allowed the world to add record new renewable capacity even as investment fell, according to a new report.