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 20171209 High-speed rail presents major opportunities for decarbonisation of transport

Ист.: International Energy Agency

High-speed rail (HSR) passenger activity totalled 625 billion passenger kilometres in 2015 with China, Europe and Japan together accounting for 95% of the global total. HSR is also the fastest growing passenger rail transport service worldwide – while global high-speed rail activity has grown steadily since 2005, growth accelerated to nearly 70% over ...
Мета: High-speed rail, HSR, China, Europe, Japan, CO2 emission savings, Paris Agreement, Темы: Энергетика, Социум,

 20171212 Commentary: Unlocking energy savings from buildings

Ист.: International Energy Agency

The past decade has seen major changes across the energy sector, from the emergence of solar PV or shale oil and gas to electric vehicles and high-efficiency lighting. But one sector has seen very little change. The building sector represents about 30% of global final energy use, and its energy-savings potential is massive. For now, however, it represents...
Мета: Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction, GABC, IEA, Paris Agreement, Темы: Энергетика,

 20171213 World Bank Group will stop financing upstream oil and gas after 2019

Ист.: CNBC

53672531 Keith Wood | Stone | Getty Images The World Bank Group will cease to finance upstream oil and gas after 2019, it was announced Tuesday. The global financial institution said at the One Planet Summit in Paris that its decision would "align its support to countries to meet their Paris goals." In exceptional circumstances, consideration would...
Мета: The World Bank, One Planet Summit, One Planet Summit, Paris Agreement, Donald Trump, Темы: Энергетика, Транснацики, Война, Будущее,

 20171214 What Was The Point Of Emmanuel Macron"s Climate Summit?

Ист.: Forbes Energy

Paris was swirling with activity today as political and business leaders converged on the city to attend French President Emmanuel Macron’s One Planet Summit. It had two objectives. On one, Macron succeeded. But on the other, the results were discouraging. The summit marked the two-year anniversary of the signing of the Paris climate agreement in t...
Мета: Emmanuel Macron, Donald Trump, Paris Agreement, MaroÅ¡ Å efčovič, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jorgo Riss, Greenpeace EU, Темы: Энергетика, Социум,

 20171214 Will Xi help Trump re-enter the Paris Agreement?

Ист.: Columbia SIPA Center on Global Energy Policy

breakthrough agreement between the United States and China paved the way for a global deal on climate change two years ago. Now, China might help President Trump find a path back into that accord, the Paris Agreement. White House officials have said vaguely that any chance of Trump reversing his plans to leave the Paris climate pact would involve a "heads...
Мета: China, Trump, Paris Agreement, George David Banks, Xi Jinping, Jim Connaughton, Emmanuel Macron, Keohane, nvironmental Defense Fund, Xie Zhenhua, Jerry Brown, U.S. Energy Information Administration, Nakano, Kevin Gallagher, Urgewald, Темы: Энергетика, Социум, Транснацики, Война, Будущее,

 20171216 IEA hosts joint data meeting with experts from IPCC

Ист.: International Energy Agency

The International Energy Agency hosted a two-day joint meeting with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, gathering energy statisticians and inventory experts from across 25 countries and organisations. The meeting examined ways improve the quality of data, nationally and globally, to better track the progress of climate policies. IPCC experts ha...
Мета: International Energy Agency, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC, United Nations International Recommendations for Energy Statistics, Paris Agreement, Clean Energy Transitions Programme, Темы: Энергетика, Транснацики,

 20171220 The China Carbon Market Just Launched, And It"s The World"s Largest. Here"s How It Can Succeed.

Ист.: Forbes Energy

On Tuesday, December 19, China formally launched its national carbon market. By setting a carbon price on the country"s largest greenhouse-gas emitters, China has launched a new, crucial endeavor in its efforts to tackle pollution and climate change . While the first phase of the market only covers power generation, this step will still have major climate...
Мета: China, national carbon market, carbon, Paris Agreement, Northeast U.S. Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, Темы: Энергетика,

 20171220 Steel for windpower: a burgeoning market

Ист.: Platts

Offshore wind is “on a high” with costs having fallen by around 50% since 2015, the Global Wind Energy Council said in its Wind Energy Outlook 2016: Wind Power to Dominate Power Sector Growth document. GWEC outlines scenarios where wind, offshore and onshore, could supply 20% of global electricity by 2030, generating 2,110 GW, creating 2.4 million new...
Мета: Global Wind Energy Council, Paris Agreement, Steve Sawyer, Orsted, Dong Energy, Peter Bachmann, Scottish Equity Partners, Mines and Money conference, Темы: Энергетика,

 20171221 The Breakthrough Energy Coalition is gearing up to support clean energy innovation in five priority areas.

Ист.: Engerati

Two years ago, Microsoft’s Bill Gates led the founding of the Breakthrough Energy Coalition as a multibillion dollar initiative to support clean energy innovation towards meeting the COP 21 Paris Agreement. Last year the Coalition launched Breakthrough Energy Ventures as an over $1bn investor-led fund to build new, cutting-edge energy companies to deliv...
Мета: Microsoft, Bill Gates, Breakthrough Energy Coalition, Paris Agreement, Breakthrough Energy Ventures, Engie, Isabelle Kocher, Badar Khan, National Grid Ventures, Темы: Энергетика, Транснацики,

 20171221 Commission welcomes agreement on energy performance of buildings

Ист.: European Comission Energy

political agreement on new rules for improving the energy performance of buildings was reached today between negotiators from the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission. The Commission"s proposal forms part of the implementation of the Juncker Commission priorities – in particular "a resilient Energy Union and a forward-looking climate change ...
Мета: European Parliament, Juncker Commission, Maroš Šefčovič, Miguel Arias Canete, Paris Agreement, European Parliament and the Council, EPBD, energy performance contracts, EPC, European Fund for Strategic Investments, Темы: Энергетика, Россия,

 20171225 The world should go for zero emissions, not two degrees

Ист.: EnergyPostEU

Two years after the climate summit in Paris, euphoria has largely evaporated, writes Oliver Geden, Head of Research Division EU/Europe at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP). There has been little sign of additional ambition in climate change mitigation since. One fundamental reason, according to Geden, is that the target of “...
Мета: Oliver Geden, German Institute for International and Security Affairs, SWP, Paris Agreement, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, UNFCCC, COP23, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC, fossil-fuel, Темы: Энергетика, Транснацики, Будущее,

 20171227 U.S. Mining Reforms Are Crucial To Energy Security

Ист.: Forbes Energy

One quietly growing problem in the U.S. energy sphere is our rapidly growing reliance on foreign nations for commodities that are crucial to our economic growth and national security. Back in the mid-1950s, we were fully reliant on foreign sources for just 8 minerals. Today, that number has more than doubled to 20, most importantly including "rare earth" ele...
Мета: U.S., USGS, Paris Agreement, BNEF, CIA, China, Silver Peak, Темы: Энергетика, Транснацики, Война, Будущее,

 20180122 Hydrogen is key to unlocking the full offshore wind potential of the North Sea

Ист.: World Energy Consul

The North Sea will play a crucial role in the energy transition of North West Europe, once again, according to a new report by the Netherlands member committee of the World Energy Council. The call for clean energy in Europe is increasing, and the North Sea will be crucial in the search for efficient routes that enable the large scale energy transition re...
Мета: North West Europe, World Energy Council, Paris Agreement, Hydrogen, power-to-gas, Темы: Энергетика, Будущее,