Applications may be limited to natural gas processing, where carbon dioxide fumes are easier to capture. Pairing carbon capture with fossil fuel power generation, touted as a viable decarbonisation strategy, may be an expensive pipe dream.
Recent carbon-neutrality pledges may seem ambitious, but merely serve to promote a new set of false climate solutions under a different guise. Such pledges may persuade many people, but the climate isn’t buying it.
Maureen Santos and
As governments’ efforts to tackle climate change accelerate, asset owners with significant long-term capital tied up in coal-fired generation will need to reconsider the role of their facilities to avoid their assets becoming stranded.
Narsingh Chaudhary and
The Philippines has ended new coal development as it pursues a low-carbon future. Don Paulino of non-profit Philippine Energy Independence Council and boss of Shell's exploration arm, argues why natural gas should remain in the energy mix.