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EVs, green ammonia and plant-based proteins could supercharge net zero – study

Three “super-leverage points” could catalyse decarbonisation in sectors covering 70% of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new report…

Non-fungible trees: Web3’s new carbon market

The streets of Brasilia, Brazil’s capital, erupted in celebration at the inauguration of the nation’s new president on 1 January…

Can software and data improve ESG in mining?

The mining industry remains one of the world’s biggest polluters, yet it is a cornerstone of the world’s economy, and…

Why we all should consider the carbon footprint of ‘dark data’

For many, sectors such as construction, aviation and heavy industry are the first that come to mind when considering the…

The path to green crypto

The sight of a forlorn and dishevelled Sam Bankman-Fried, former CEO of one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, being…

Localised electricity pricing could accelerate the UK’s net-zero transition – study

Reforming the UK electricity market so wholesale prices reflect local supply and demand could foster large-scale investment in renewable energy…

Lithium-ion battery pack prices rise for first time since 2010

The price of lithium-ion battery packs – including those used in electric vehicles, buses and energy storage projects – has…

How to achieve a just transition for fossil fuel workers

Poland produces more coal than any other country in the EU. For southern Polish towns like Libiąż, coal runs as…

How does sustainability software fit into climate action?

https://youtu.be/FIJSQzLi8xI Energy Monitor reporter Dave Keating (left) speaks with Christina Shim, vice-president and head of strategy at IBM Sustainability Software,…

What crypto, web3 and data storage can do for the climate

https://youtu.be/thM4Jg6RPgA Energy Monitor reporter Dave Keating (left) speaks with Alan Ransil from Filecoin Green at the COP27 summit in Sharm…