Australia has work do make EV’s climate friendly

For electric-powered transportation to make good climate sense in a given region, no more than roughly 0.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent should be emitted into the atmosphere for every MWh(Megawatt-hour) of electricity generated. The clock is ticking on carbon intensity, and nations need to slash their electric power emissions below the 0.6 tonne mark by 2020 in order to meet international goal of keeping global warming to no more than 2 degrees he said. After 2020, all nations must act fast to reduce intensity by more than 90 per cent by 2050 to prevent further warming.

>readmore> ClimateSpectator

About groundswellbasscoast

This is on behalf of local climate change group. Material is selected by Bernie McComb and does not necessarily represent opinion of whole group.
This entry was posted in Events local and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s