A new report by CDP shows that the mining sector is contributing more carbon emissions than it initially shows, if one is to account for the deep and carbon-intensive supply chain where raw materials from mining are used.
Raja Gayam and Sohail Hasnie –
Amid choking pollution, India is pushing hard for wider use of electric vehicles, but many challenges remain. One of them is lack of charging infrastructure, say ADB's Sohail Hasnie and Gayam Motors' Raja Gayam.
Sohail Hasnie –
By 2050, solar energy will be cheaper, batteries more powerful, and appliances ultra energy-efficient that energy will practically be free for consumers. This could be bad news for power utilities, warns ADB's Sohail Hasnie.
Amy Myers Jaffe
and Lewis Fulton –
Can the world reach peak demand for oil by 2040? Switching to electric vehicles is one way to get there, but trends such as ride-sharing programmes and car-free urban zones can be just as critical, writes researchers.
With climate change denier Donald Trump to take office as the next US President, is there still anything positive to look forward to in the energy and climate world? Yes, says Sindicatum Sustainable Resources' CEO, Assaad Razzouk.
2015 was a landmark year for climate action, topped by a universal agreement in Paris. Expect 2016 to be an even bigger year, says Sindicatum Sustainable Resources chief executive officer Assaad Razzouk.
The global gas revolution is poised to significantly raise bills for Australian households and some gas-using businesses, but government should resist calls to intervene to keep prices low, according to ...