Alphabet Inc.'s Google aims to power its data centers and offices using solely carbon-free electricity by 2030, its chief executive told Reuters, building on its previous goal of matching its energy use with 100 percent renewable energy.
Carbon. You might not think about it very much, but you wouldn't be alive without it. It's the main ingredient in organic compounds found in all living organisms on Earth, but exactly where carbon comes from has been a matter of some debate.
Global carbon emissions from the fossil fuel industry could fall by a record 2.5 billion tons this year, a reduction of five percent, as the coronavirus pandemic triggers the biggest drop in demand for fossil fuels on record.
The Finnish government has a lot of catching up to do if it intends to reach its carbon neutrality goal by 2035, reported Helsingin Sanomat, the largest subscription newspaper in Finland and the Nordic countries
In the turbid, frigid waters roaring from the glaciers of Canada’s high Arctic, researchers have made a surprising discovery: For decades, the northern rivers secretly pulled carbon dioxide from the atmosphere at a rate faster than the Amazon rainforest.
A total of 57 carbon pricing initiatives are now implemented or scheduled for implementation globally, up from 51 in April 2018 according to the World Bank’s annual State and Trends of Carbon Pricing report.