Governments may no longer be investing in the capture of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. But a new study says that doesn’t mean it’s a bad idea. 39 more words
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In the wake of the Paris negotiations last month there certainly are many positives which can be drawn from the debate. Levels of public interest in climate change and the recognition from politicians across the globe of the need to address the issue is undoubtedly higher than ever before. 957 more words
The massive methane leak that’s prompted a state of emergency in Los Angeles is an on-going environmental disaster and a reminder that gases pumped underground — including stored natural gas and sequestered carbon dioxide — have the potential to come back up. 755 more words
Anyone viewing news that covered the adoption of the Paris Agreement on climate change on 11 December 2015 would have seen clear evidence of the reality of the old saw, ‘There was dancing in the streets’. 583 more words
The world’s population is expected to exceed nine billion by 2050. With this growth there will be an increasing demand for energy.
As it stands, fossil fuels provide more than 85 per cent of the world’s energy. 502 more words