The steel sector, which is accountable for an estimated 7-9 per cent of global carbon emissions, has set its sights on decarbonisation, having already reached its first technological breakthrough. While greening this high-carbon-intensity commodity is no easy feat, its progress could provide a blueprint for other comparable commodities.
ARTICLE: Raconteur/The Times – How Europe’s new carbon adjustment mechanism will impact global infrastructure
The transitional phase of a radical new carbon emissions policy will begin in the European Union next year with major impacts expected for infrastructure, both inside and outside the bloc. What should firms expect?
As leaders finally grasp the gravity of the plastic pollution problem, new efforts are being made to build […]
Standard metrics of national wealth don’t account for the environmental costs of economic growth. Could the adoption of […]
INTERVIEW: Raconteur/ The Times – Compassionate CEO: Paul Polman on repaying business’s debt to society
Unilever’s former boss wants to transform the private sector by persuading all corporate leaders to create purpose-driven enterprises. […]
The restoration of a 40-year-old uranium mine located in unique ecology in the Northern Territory of Australia gives […]
Natural gas is an easy-to-deploy hydrocarbon producing 50 per cent less emissions than coal, but is transitioning to […]
A new report by the International Energy Agency highlights the oil and gas industry’s huge methane emissions problem […]
As the goal to reach net zero in the UK rapidly approaches, we examine Boris Johnson’s 10-point plan […]
FEATURE: Future Power Technology – Carbon inequality: redressing the balance for universal sustainable energy access
Around 13% of the global population don’t have access to energy for their basic needs. Meanwhile, high energy […]