By Ben Geman, Axios, May 2, 2023
The big picture: Curtailing "Chevron" could be a one-two punch with last year's ruling, said Michael Burger, executive director of Columbia University's Sabin Center for Climate Change Law.
By Petra Sarge, Bloomberg Green, May 2, 2023
Al Jaber said the UAE “will encourage smart government regulation to jump start the hydrogen value chain and make carbon capture commercially viable.” While the technologies are needed to mitigate emissions from hard-to-abate sectors, their deployment globally is currently far from the scale needed to cut emissions quickly enough to avoid the worst impacts of global warming.
By Jeff St. John, Canary Media, May 1, 2023
Getting polluting commercial trucks off the road is a climate, health and equity imperative. These trucks make up 7 percent of vehicles but are responsible for more than a quarter of greenhouse gas emissions and more than half of the smog-forming nitrogen oxides and health-harming fine-particulate pollution from vehicles, Sam Wilson, senior vehicles analyst at the Union for Concerned Scientists, noted in an April blog post.
But the new rules will be hard to meet.
Editor’s note: Velocity AK and Velocity Truck Rental & Leasing are not affiliated, but we are excited to share a name with a company that is innovating in such an important space!
Climate Adaptation & Supply Chains: Everstream Analytics’ AI Solution
Climate Rising, April 26, 2023
EV charging while on the move, microbiomes getting forgotten in climate talks, critical minerals for national security, and more!
Oil giant makes mining move, Occidental and BlackRock wade into DAC technologies, and more energy excitement!
Velocity President Rysen Shirzadi provides his insight into our role as young professionals in the evolving energy space.
From Tetris to clean energy, creating a carbon time machine, and balloons are the new straws.
A myriad of new fuels see potential, but are many of them just hot air?
From the Supreme Court to AI improving supply chain, here's what we are following this week.
Stories about court cases, permafrost and an electronic nose(?!). Happy Friday.
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The pros and cons of a climate emergency, anti-styrafoam rhetoric, and using mining waste to capture CO2.