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How innovator Bill Gross’s solar breakthrough could decarbonize heavy industry 4.3.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The renowned entrepreneur and investor discusses the evolution of Heliogen and his new concept for capturing carbon.
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Trend: Commercial buildings go all-electric 2.3.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
All signs point to the next generation of commercial buildings becoming all-electric.
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Investment analysts conclude that greener businesses rule 25.2.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Investment returns on firms driving the transition to a green economy are easily outstripping those of their fossil fuel competitors, new analysis suggests.
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Coal-fired Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad converting to oil 24.2.2020 Denver Post: News: Local
The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad has debuted its first locomotive that runs on oil, a more environmentally friendly fuel source that holds less fire risk than a traditional coal-burning engine.
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Delta lifts off with $1 billion pledge to become carbon neutral 20.2.2020 GreenBiz.com
The airline plans to invest in aircraft renewal, sustainable jet fuel, weight reduction, and CO2 offsetting and sequestration projects.
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The Sunrise Movement Is Taking the Fight to Big Oil’s Home Turf 15.2.2020 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in HuffPost and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. Sunrise Movement, the youth campaign behind the Green New Deal, called 25,000 Iowans and persuaded 7,000 to sign pledges to vote for the candidate who advocated the most ambitious plan for rapidly lowering planet-heating emissions along with guaranteeing federal […]
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Delta Air Lines vows to become carbon neutral by the end of the decade 15.2.2020 LA Times: Business

Chief Executive Ed Barstian announced the the $1-billion initiative will start in March.

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BP announces net zero by 2050 ambition 13.2.2020 GreenBiz.com
New CEO at the global oil giant plans to step up its investment in non-oil and gas activities. Campaigners argue much more detail is required on how the company will pivot towards net zero emissions.
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Gadget, power thyself 13.2.2020 GreenBiz.com
I have no scientific basis for this statement, but I’d be willing to wager one of the first things readers of this newsletter do when they find themselves in any sort of temporary lodging or work location or travel lounge is hunt for a place to plug in. In the not-so-distant future, new forms of energy harvesting and in situ renewable power generation could make the practice of outlet worshipping a thing of the past, at least for very discrete use cases.
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New Jersey sets its sights on a decarbonized economy 13.2.2020 GreenBiz.com
The state is planning comprehensively for economy-wide decarbonization, and putting meaningful, near-term policies in place to affordably reduce emissions.
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Travel by plane and you might get 'flight shamed.' This worries airlines 7.2.2020 LA Times: Business

Some airlines fret U.S. travelers will avoid flying to help fight climate change. Carriers are touting their green ways, but environmentalists cry 'greenwashing.'

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6 lessons on zero-carbon energy systems from countries leading the way 6.2.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
From Brazil to Denmark and India to Turkey, nations around the world are strategizing to decarbonize.
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Why Is Sustainable Urban Transport a Great Investment? 5.2.2020 THE CITY FIX
Transport is the world’s fastest growing source of energy-related carbon emissions. It accounted for 23% of energy-related GHG emissions in 2010, and, within that, urban transport was the largest single source. Depending on where you live, transport also contributes anywhere ...
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Maersk is testing a biofuel that could alter the course of shipping 4.2.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The LEO Project, which includes BMW, Levi Strauss, H&M and Marks & Spencer, proposes using a commonly found paper production byproduct as the source of maritime fuel.
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Trend: Last-mile transportation inches closer to home 3.2.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Last-mile freight is a major contributor to local air pollution, often in disadvantaged communities. But there’s some good news amidst all this urban doom and gloom.
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How a new approach to America’s rapidly aging gas infrastructure can align with climate goals 30.1.2020 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Spending on America’s gas systems has grown dramatically in recent years. But that might not be the way to go.
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6 Lessons on Energy Decarbonization from Countries Leading the Way 22.1.2020 WRI Stories
6 Lessons on Energy Decarbonization from Countries Leading the Way Comments|Add Comment|PrintCachi Hydroelectric Plant. Cartago, Costa Rica. Photo by Equesgo16/Wikimedia Commons td { padding:10px; border-right:1px solid white; vertical-align: middle; } td { padding-left:10px; padding-top:8px; padding-bottom:8px; border: none; } tr:nth-child(odd) {background: #fff;} tr:nth-child(even) {background: rgb(255,228,175);} /*-->*/ Getting to a net-zero-carbon energy system is essential. It will be... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Trend: Shipping sails toward decarbonization 20.1.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
The following is adapted from State of Green Business 2020, published by GreenBiz in partnership with Trucost, part of financial information and analytics giant S&P Global.
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What’s polluting Colorado’s air? 125 million tons a year of heat-trapping and hazardous gases 19.1.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
The air pollution that people in Colorado inhale each day comes from myriad sources: factories, cars, buildings and homes, fossil fuel facilities, cattle feedlots.
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Is BlackRock Going Green or Just Greenwashing? 18.1.2020 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. On Tuesday, January 14, the New York Times ran a story in its “Dealbook” business section that contained some startling news. Larry Fink, the founder and chief executive officer of the world’s largest asset manager, BlackRock, announced that his […]
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