Tag: environmental policy

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Goldman Sachs revises Environmental Policy Framework

December 17, 2019

Via: Energy Global

Goldman’s updated environmental policy framework includes pledges to decline financing that directly supports new thermal coal mines and upstream Arctic oil exploration and development. Instead, the company is targeting US$750 billion in sustainable finance growth themes by 2030. Bloomberg states […]

News and Policies, State

Alaskan Oil Zombie Roams The Capitol

December 26, 2017

Via: Forbes

After nearly 50 failed attempts over 40 years, the United States Senate, specifically one maverick Senator from Alaska whose vote the leadership badly needed for the new tax Act, adorned it with a particularly bad idea. It authorized oil-drilling leases […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Why Isn’t Texas Saving Energy and Water through Solar Floatovoltaics?

March 7, 2016

Via: Energy Collective

Symbiosis – in which different species have a cooperative or mutually beneficial relationship – is everywhere in nature: honeybees receive vital nutrients from flowers while delivering pollen (male) directly to the female parts of the flower; pilot fish gain protection […]