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Green aluminium already cost competitive and huge opportunity for Australia

Green aluminium already cost competitive and huge opportunity for Australia | RenewEconomy — Read on http://www.google.com.au/amp/s/reneweconomy.com.au/green-aluminium-already-cost-competitive-and-huge-opportunity-for-australia/amp/ Aluminium good option as carrier for green hydrogen finished product exported to world markets, especially to replace so much aluminium supplied from dirty coal … Continue reading

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Startup promises green steel by 2025 as decarbonisation race heats up – ABC News

Competition to produce emissions-free steel in commercial quantities increases, with American startup Boston Metal claiming its unique steel-making technology will be viable by 2025. — Read on http://www.abc.net.au/news/2022-02-08/startup-promises-green-steel-by-2025/100811450 looks like this might even be a race

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Ford F-150 Lightning can seamlessly power a home for three days

Electric vehicles are increasingly including the capability to serve as backup power sources. But how exactly will that work? Ford has provided a closer look at how the F-150 Lightning’s 131-kWh battery will keep the lights on in the average … Continue reading

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Australian coal: What will happen to $50B/year industry?

Questions about the future of coal drive some of the deepest divisions in modern Australia. Do we really want to be the last coal exporter in the world? — Read on http://www.smh.com.au/business/the-economy/it-s-a-50b-a-year-export-industry-how-long-until-coal-s-rivers-of-gold-run-dry-20210924-p58ue9.html Why do they exaggerate? From the graphic showing … Continue reading

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The march of the Arctic trees and what it reveals about the climate crisis

The Arctic Treeline circles the world in an almost unbroken ring, almost like a green halo. But as the climate warms the trees are marching towards the pole at an unprecedented speed, turning the white Arctic green. It’s not the … Continue reading

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Shell’s ‘Milestone’ CCS Plant Emits More Carbon Than It Captures

four out of five U.S. CCUS projects have been written off as failures. And 81% of the carbon captured to date through CCUS has been pumped underground to force more oil to the surface — Read on http://www.theenergymix.com/2022/01/24/shells-milestone-ccs-plant-emits-more-carbon-than-it-captures-independent-analysis-finds/ more $Billions … Continue reading

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Renewable hydrogen costs “expected to plummet” by 2030 – here’s how

New BloombergNEF research says 2022 is set to mark an inflection point for global green hydrogen investment – provided governments get on board. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/renewable-hydrogen-costs-expected-to-plummet-by-2030-heres-how/ so how long before @AngusTaylorMP stops wasting taxpayers money on brown coal to … Continue reading

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Ultra-low cost solar “stretch goal” gets federal funding boost

ARENA opens up to $40m in funding to expressions of interest from projects that promise to materially reduce the levelised cost of solar. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/ultra-low-cost-solar-stretch-goal-gets-federal-funding-boost/ “ARENA said the R&D funding program would be aligned with the Agency’s own … Continue reading

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Forest people offer the best hope of saving them

23 August, 2021 − Trees are vital for solving the climate crisis. But there’s nothing simple about the forested world, as forest people know. — Read on http://www.theenergymix.com/2021/08/23/forest-people-offer-the-best-hope-of-saving-them/ A must read, extra context, next time drought in Murray Darling is … Continue reading

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Climate reality: A realistic path to a brighter future

Climate reality: A realistic path to a brighter future — Read on johnmenadue.com/climate-reality-a-realistic-path-to-a-brighter-future/ https://johnmenadue.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/climate-change-sign-2.jpg

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