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  • Finnish firms launch ‘world’s first’ hub for CO2 removal certificates

    A new marketplace offering science-based carbon dioxide (CO2) removal certificates, claimed to be the first in the world, has been launched. Puro has been set up by a group of Finnish businesses in collaboration with global financial solutions company South Pole and Swedish bank SEB and aims to find a way to verify, compare and […]

    Posted at April 18, 2019 » By : » Categories : News » Comments Off on Finnish firms launch ‘world’s first’ hub for CO2 removal certificates
  • CCUS ‘crucial to driving global decarbonisation agenda’

    There must be a greater focus on the business case for utilising carbon that is captured from fossil fuel power plants. That’s the view of Fatima Al-Foora Al Shamsi, CEO of the Organising Committee of the World Energy Congress, who believes carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) is crucial to drive the global decarbonisation agenda […]

    Posted at April 17, 2019 » By : » Categories : News » Comments Off on CCUS ‘crucial to driving global decarbonisation agenda’
  • Presidential hopeful pledges to ban fossil fuel production on public land

    US Senator Elizabeth Warren has pledged to ban new fossil fuel production on federal lands on the first day she becomes president in 2020. She says if she is voted in, she will immediately place a “total moratorium” on oil and gas leases on public land and offshore territory through signing an executive order. The […]

    Posted at April 17, 2019 » By : » Categories : News » Comments Off on Presidential hopeful pledges to ban fossil fuel production on public land