A recent report from the IEA stressed the crucial role of emerging economies in reducing CO2 emissions, as their growing demand for energy creates a unique opportunity for them to be early movers in deploying low-carbon technologies.
The reaction to the recent agreement between G7 leaders to phase out fossil fuel use by the end of this century was generally very positive, with some environmental campaigners hailing the move as historic.
The goal of the bridging strategy presented in the International Energy Agency’s new World Energy Outlook Special Report on Energy and Climate Change, published on Monday, is to achieve a peak in global energy-related emissions as early as 2020.
On May 29, 2015, the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2014, 2015 and 2016. We believe, along with many in the biofuels industry, EPA’s proposal was a step in the wrong direction.