Inflation Reduction Act EV tax credits could hurt sales

Inflation Reduction Act EV tax credits could hurt sales

Tesla cars charge next to a traditional Texaco gas station on July 17, 2022 in Nephi, Utah. With more electric cars on the road, lack of charging infrastructure is becoming more of a problem for EV owners. George Frey | Getty Images Proposed tax credits of up to $7,500 for electric vehicles under the Inflation … Read more

Landfill Gas Bitcoin Mining Garbage Money – Bitcoin Magazine

Landfill Gas Bitcoin Mining Garbage Money – Bitcoin Magazine

Daniel Batten is a climate tech investor, author, analyst and environmental campaigner who previously founded and led his own tech company. Why A Climate Tech Investor Got Excited About Gases From Garbage Since 2013, climate technology has grown at a similarly astounding pace to bitcoin itself: up 210% in the last year, and up 20.933% … Read more

Port of New York and New Jersey battles a shipping container pile-up

Port of New York and New Jersey battles a shipping container pile-up

The Port of New York and New Jersey announced new tariffs on Tuesday related to empty containers and export volumes in its battle to reduce container congestion. Both loaded and empty containers that are considered long-dwelling will be subjected to a quarterly “container imbalance fee.” The tariff will be effective as of September 1, pending … Read more

Putin’s new gas squeeze condemns Europe to recession and winter of rationing

Putin’s new gas squeeze condemns Europe to recession and winter of rationing

Europe has previously received around 45% of its annual gas supplies from Russia. Leonhard Foeger | Reuters Europe’s descent into an economic contraction looks to have been confirmed with Russia squeezing natural gas supplies to the region and heavy industry facing tough rationing in the coming months. Just days after Europeans breathed a sigh of … Read more

Airlines criticized for betting on alternative fuels

Airlines criticized for betting on alternative fuels

One of the ways that the sector is seeking to replace conventional fossil jet fuel is by exploring the use of sustainable aviation fuels, or SAF. Justin Tallis | Afp | Getty Images FARNBOROUGH, England – Airline executives at Britain’s Farnborough International Airshow are betting on the use of so-called sustainable aviation fuels to reduce … Read more

Google and Chevron invest in nuclear fusion startup TAE Technologies

Google and Chevron invest in nuclear fusion startup TAE Technologies

Michl Binderbauer, CEO of TAE Technologies Photo courtesy TAE Technologies Google and Chevron are part of a $ 250 million funding raise announced Tuesday for TAE Technologies, a nuclear fusion startup with an unconventional strategy that has now raised a total of $ 1.2 billion. Nuclear fusion is often referred to as the holy grail … Read more

Hilcorp, Exxon Mobil, ConocoPhillips are top greenhouse gas emitters

Hilcorp, Exxon Mobil, ConocoPhillips are top greenhouse gas emitters

A pumpjack pumps oil in the Inglewood Oil Field as seen from the Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area on July 13, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. – US consumer price inflation surged 9.1 percent over the past 12 months to June, the fastest increase since November 1981, according to government data released on July 13. … Read more

Why companies like Stripe, Meta and Alphabet are behind carbon removal

Why companies like Stripe, Meta and Alphabet are behind carbon removal

The market for carbon removal is expanding rapidly, and private money is pouring in from tech companies seeking to help early-stage carbon capture and storage startups scale up and bring costs down. The wave of funding comes as reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change double down on the need to remove billions of … Read more

Bitcoin Environmental Debate Is Wrong

Landfill Gas Bitcoin Mining Garbage Money – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Marie Poteriaieva, a Ukrainian-French crypto industry observer and educator, following the space since 2016. Bitcoin is routinely treated as an environmental pariah: its energy consumption is quite simple to track and quick-label as “anti-ecological.” This statement is wrong on many levels, but public opinion is rarely nuanced, and politicians … Read more