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The oil and gas giant ramps up its investment in the largest carbon offset developer in the U.S., as it increases focus on natural climate solutions in support of its net-zero targets.
December 22, 2020 by Michael Holder
An analysis indicates the net zero transition is set to rapidly escalate in 2020s, leaving carbon-intensive industries looking increasingly uncompetitive.
December 17, 2020 by Michael Holder
Pollution, poverty and race collide in many other disadvantaged communities across California — and the country — and some argue that the state’s climate policies haven’t helped.
December 16, 2020 by Julia Rosen
Plus, biodiversity is in style.
December 4, 2020 by Heather Clancy
“Negative emissions” technologies are specifically called out under the innovation portion of the President-elect's platform, the first time the category has gotten that kind of focused attention.
December 3, 2020 by Heather Clancy
The industries that make up the zero-emission vehicles sector — infrastructure providers, automakers, mobility startups — are one of the sectors that could gain the most from the Biden win.
November 11, 2020 by Katie Fehrenbacher
Both parties used to love the idea of carbon pricing. So why are they giving up on it?
September 28, 2020 by Shannon Osaka
Citing new urgency, CEOs are pushing U.S. lawmakers to come to their side on 'market-based' climate policies including a price on carbon.
September 14, 2020 by Elsa Wenzel
Figures from BP, Shell, Unilever, Nestlé and BlackRock are among members of the new Taskforce on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets.
September 10, 2020 by Michael Holder
The largest study on the subject explored data for 142 countries over more than two decades.
September 1, 2020 by Paul Burke
U.N. aviation body ICAO condemned by climate campaigners for controversially changing CORSIA carbon offset scheme rules.
July 7, 2020 by Michael Holder
What happens when more than 300 businesspeople descend, virtually, on Capitol Hill to advocate for climate action amid a pandemic and economic crisis?
May 18, 2020 by Joel Makower
The Energy Transitions Commission outlined the priorities and they are backed by high and low carbon businesses alike.
May 11, 2020 by James Murray
Nuclear plants, CCS and whole-building retrofits should not be prioritized over smaller cheaper alternatives, study argues, while acknowledging small scale technologies do not offer a panacea.
April 14, 2020 by Michael Holder
Some green groups welcome International Civil Aviation Organization's decision to exclude 'questionable' carbon credits from the industry's Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation.
March 19, 2020 by Catherine Early
From Apple to Unilever to Coca-Cola and PepsiCo, more big companies are partings ways with industry associations that support policies at odds with corporate sustainability goals
March 2, 2020 by Toby Hill
The state is planning comprehensively for economy-wide decarbonization, and putting meaningful, near-term policies in place to affordably reduce emissions.
February 13, 2020 by Mark Dyson
'Blue carbon' markets could be a crucial pathway for increasing private investment in coastal and marine conservation projects.
February 12, 2020 by Shimul Bijoor
Deep decarbonization only happens if every polluter pays, not just the environmentally conscious.
February 8, 2020 by Mark Jaccard
Bold new commitment will see the tech giant charge an internal carbon fee not just on emissions from its direct operations, but on those of its supply chain.
January 16, 2020 by Heather Clancy
Some researchers contend there is an opportunity for ecological restoration that could help fight climate change and stem the loss of biodiversity.
January 14, 2020 by Richard Conniff