Posts Tagged ‘Carbon dioxide’

Industry and campaigners spar over South Africa’s carbon tax

by AFP/ pic by AFP
SOUTH AFRICA • Johannesburg’s new carbon tax has provoked a storm of criticism from environmental campaigners who said it is too ...

TNB Research pushing forward commercialisation through innovation

The talent at work at the national utility firm has seen its foray into technical solutions and innovation resulting in value creation of about 6 times its ...

Bhutan is all alone in carbon-neutral nation club

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • There’s a tiny nation nestled in the Himalaya mountains with so many trees — and so little pollution — that it actually gobbles ...

How burying CO2 under the sea can help the climate change fight

The CCS facilities are capable of handling just 7.5% of the emissions that the world will need eliminated yearly by 2025
NEW YORK • A Cold War-era ...

Oil majors’ big legal fear is averted — for now

LONDON • Oil companies have for now managed to avoid the legal liability of paying potentially billions of dollars for protection against the impact of ...

Carbon pollution hit 800,000-year record in 2016

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • Carbon dioxide (CO2) levels surged to their highest level in at least 800,000 years because of pollution caused by humans and a ...