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Tag Archives: Carbon Emissions

China Pledges to Be Carbon Neutral By 2060

Woman on bicycle. Mask. Smog. City

REUTERS, SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON, Sept 22 (Reuters) Chinese President Xi Jinping announced plans to boost his country’s Paris climate accord target on Tuesday and called for a green revolution, just minutes after U.S. President Donald Trump blasted China for “rampant pollution.” Addressing the U.N. General Assembly, Xi said China would achieve a peak in carbon dioxide …

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European Parliament Votes to Make Ships Pay for Their Pollution

Smoke from container ship

REUTERS, SEPTEMBER 16, 2020 If left unchecked, the IMO has said CO2 emissions from maritime transport could increase by up to 250% by 2050 from 2012 levels By Kate Abnett BRUSSELS, Sept 15 (Reuters) – The European Parliament on Tuesday voted in favour of including greenhouse gas emissions from the maritime sector in the European Union’s carbon market from 2022, …

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Apple to remove carbon from supply chain, products by 2030

The Apple Inc. logo is seen hanging at the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in Manhattan

REUTERS, JULY 21, 2020 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said on Tuesday it plans to remove carbon emissions from its entire business, including its products and sprawling supply chain, over the next decade. The iPhone maker said its global corporate operations such as offices and data centers are already carbon neutral but that it will extend its effort to the …

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Extinction Rebellion isn’t asking. They’re demanding and putting big oil on notice

Large group of protestors carrying banner that reads "Rebel for Life"

PortandTerminal.com, January 7, 2020 Police in Scotland arrested protesters with an environmental group called Extinction Rebellion after they boarded an oil jack-up rig to protest it leaving for the North Sea. The group has 3 demands. DUNDEE, SCOTLAND – Three environmentalists from a group called Extinction Rebellion climbed aboard a jack-up rig in Scotland and stayed on it for five …

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BP – “How energy evolved in 2018”

PortandTerminal.com, June 15, 2019 BP released its 68th annual edition its Annual Statistical Review last week which provides a detailed overview of global energy production and consumption in 2018. The report is one of the private statistical resources most utilised by academics and decision makers, and one of the most complete and trustworthy sources of its type available. Bob Dudley, …

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