Monday, July 6, 2020

What World Will Give Up to Save Climate? Top Bank Asks

(Bloomberg) --The “question of our age” is how much societies are willing to sacrifice in economic growth to reverse climate change, according to a...
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A Decade of Climate Science Confirmed What We Already Knew

(Bloomberg Opinion) --Over the last decade, scientists learned a great deal about the climate, much of it concerning the connection between global warming and...
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AI To Boost Global GDP by $5.2 Trillion, Key to Sustainable...

Artificial Intelligence (AI) will be the key enabling technology in achieving renewable energy and sustainability targets, and boost global gross domestic product (GDP) by...
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Fighting Shipping Pollution Is Bad For the Planet

(Bloomberg Opinion) --The shipping industry is getting serious about cutting sulfur dioxide emissions. People who live along busy shipping lanes will see health benefits...
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Goldman Sachs Strengthens Environment Policy as Global Talks Falter

(Bloomberg) --Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has tightened its policy on fossil fuel financing in a move welcomed by environmental groups, just as global talks...
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Why Bitcoin Mining Is Being Touted as a Solution to Gas...

(Bloomberg) --A Denver-based company that installs data centers at shale drilling sites to take advantage of excess natural gas supplies says it now has...
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World Bank asks GCC economies to focus on environmental sustainability as...

The economic growth in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is estimated to drop to 0.8 per cent in 2019 as compared to 2 per...
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An Exxon-Owned Firm Figured Out How to Curb CO2 in 1991

(Bloomberg) --Back in 1991, when climate policy was in its infancy, an Exxon subsidiary came to a startling and prescient conclusion about how to...
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Saudi Aramco Pitches Itself as the Low-Carbon Investors’ Choice

(Bloomberg) --Since 1980, the year Saudi Aramco was fully nationalized, the world’s largest oil producer has pumped about 116 billion barrels of crude oil...
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Step Up on Climate Change or Risk Divestment: Billionaire Warns Companies

(Bloomberg) --TCI Fund Management Ltd., the firm run by billionaire hedge fund manager Christopher Hohn, warned companies in its portfolio to step up their...
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