Albanese government releases first ‘climate change statement’, but remains behind on emissions targets

Albanese government releases first ‘climate change statement’, but remains behind on emissions targets

The Albanese government says despite being behind on its promised target of a 43 per cent emissions reduction by 2030, Australia is on track to achieve a 40 per cent reduction.  Key points: The government on Thursday delivered Australia’s first annual climate change statement It is also released an emissions projection report, which is part of the Australia’s … Read more

Renault plans to harness geothermal energy and help heat plant

Renault plans to harness geothermal energy and help heat plant

A Renault logo photographed in Bavaria, Germany. The French automotive giant says it’s targeting carbon neutrality in Europe by 2040 and globally by 2050. Igor Golovniov/Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images The Renault Group is working with French utility Engie on the development of a geothermal energy project at the automaker’s Douai facility, with … Read more

A big new Exxon Mobil climate deal that got assist from Joe Biden

A big new Exxon Mobil climate deal that got assist from Joe Biden

Could it be that Big Oil’s next big thing got a big assist from Joe Biden? Maybe, if carbon capture and storage is indeed as big a deal as ExxonMobil’s first-of-its-kind deal to extract, transport and store carbon from other companies’ factories implies. The deal, announced last month, calls for ExxonMobil to capture carbon emitted … Read more

US house speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks at Cop27 – watch live – Guardian News

US house speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks at Cop27 – watch live – Guardian News

US house speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks at Cop27 – watch live  Guardian News House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks at COP27 climate summit  CBS News Nancy Pelosi mobbed by cameras at Cop27 as midterms hang in balance  The Independent Many Republicans think climate crisis is a hoax, says Nancy Pelosi  Guardian News View Full Coverage on Google News

Pakistan says apocalyptic flooding reinforces the need for reparations

Pakistan says apocalyptic flooding reinforces the need for reparations

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt — Pakistan’s foreign minister says catastrophic flooding that submerged one-third of the country earlier this year reaffirms the need for wealthy countries to deliver on reparations, a highly contentious issue that has taken center stage at the U.N.’s flagship climate conference. Reparations, or “loss and damage” funding, are seen as a fundamental … Read more

Renault is betting the market for gasoline cars will continue to grow

Renault is betting the market for gasoline cars will continue to grow

Renault sees the internal combustion engine continuing to play a crucial role in its business over the coming years, according to a top executive at the French automotive giant.   On Tuesday, it was announced that the Renault Group and Chinese firm Geely had signed a non-binding framework agreement to establish a company focused on … Read more

Climate activists risk five years in jail for Van Gogh soup attack in

Climate activists risk five years in jail for Van Gogh soup attack in

Italy’s prime minister slams stunt as “vandalism, pure and simple”. Italian climate activists who threw vegetable soup over a Van Gogh painting at an exhibition in Rome on Friday risk hefty fines and up to five years in prison, according to news reports in Italy. The Rome prosecutor’s office has opened an investigation into the blitz … Read more

Lidar makers Ouster and Velodyne agree to merge

Lidar makers Ouster and Velodyne agree to merge

The New York Stock Exchange welcomes Ouster Inc. (NYSE: OUST), today, Friday, March 12, 2021, in celebration of its Initial Listing. To honor the occasion, Ouster CEO Angus Pacala, joined by Chris Taylor, Vice President, NYSE Listings and Services, rings The Opening Bell®. NYSE Lidar makers Ouster and Velodyne have agreed to merge, combining roughly … Read more

Biden's alliance with the left has worked, but will it last? – LNP | LancasterOnline

Biden's alliance with the left has worked, but will it last? – LNP | LancasterOnline

Biden’s alliance with the left has worked, but will it last?  LNP | LancasterOnline