Tag: net-zero emissions

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Shell Sets Net-Zero Target for 2050, Emphasizing Power and Renewables

April 16, 2020

Via: Greentech Media

Shell on Thursday announced a net-zero emissions target for 2050, becoming just the second major European oil company after BP to set its sights on such a goal. An expanded power business will make the biggest contribution to the shift […]

Energy Economics

How Decarbonizing Electricity Can Help Reach U.S. Net Zero Emissions By 2050

November 20, 2019

Via: Energy Collective

Presidential candidates, state governments, and utilities are promoting “net zero” emissions targets to rapidly reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and preserve a safe climate future by helping to limit global warming to well below 2°C. But few of them are […]

News and Policies, World

UK introduces low-carbon plans

October 15, 2019

Via: World Nuclear News

The bill outlines proposals to strengthen the UK’s standards of environmental protection post-Brexit with the establishment of a new public body – the Office for Environmental Protection – which will also hold government and other public bodies to account on […]