Sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) is expected to play a substantial role in the decarbonisation of air travel, but challenges around its source, use, technology, lifecycle emissions reduction potential and impact on food security must be addressed if it is to fulfil its potential.
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US Steel has announced the close of a $290 million green bond issue that is to expand its decarbonisation plans through expansion of its electric arc furnace.
To hit its 2060 net zero pledge, Indonesia will need to almost triple energy investment by 2030, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in its latest report. That means an extra $8 billion in investment a year by the end of this decade compared with a business-as-usual pathway.
Alternative investors KKR and GCM Grosvenor have together made a structured investment in renewable energy developer Arevia Power to ramp up new solar and wind projects throughout the United States.
Japan appears to be stepping up its efforts to invest in Africa, which may be seen as a proxy for the west's efforts to counter China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Differences between China and Japan’s approach in Africa may result in different outcomes for the continent.
Alstom’s is hailing the rollout of its first fully hydrogen powered train, as a giant step forward in green mobility. It is operating on the first 100% hydrogen fuelled route in Germany, leapfrogging delays in electrifying Europe’s railroads and will likely add fuel to the argument for hydrogen to be viewed as transition fuel.
United States Steel Corporation, Equinor US Holdings, and Shell US Gas & Power are to jointly develop a clean energy hub in the Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania region.
Surging oil and gas prices and European supply uncertainty resulting from Russia’s ongoing attacks on Ukraine are the latest examples of the challenges and risks of global fossil fuel dependency.
A new collaboration between the Toyota Research Institute (TRI) and Northwestern University aims to develop the world’s first nanomaterial “data factory” using machine learning to accelerate the development of materials that will be critical in the clean energy transition.
India has announced new, stronger climate targets putting further pressure on economic transition. While compliant with the Paris Agreement, India’s history of setting and missing ambitious targets begs the question if the new targets are for real, or just for show.