Climate Change

Why graphite is crucial to global green transition

 Why graphite is crucial to global green transition

Highlights Natural graphite is found in two commercial varieties –crystalline (flaky) graphite and amorphous graphite. The incorporation of low-carbon emission technologies would require the extraction of large quantities of minerals. Th...

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What’s on offer in Biden’s US$2-trillion Green Energy Investment Bill?

What’s on offer in Biden’s US$2-trillion Green Energy Investment Bill?

Highlights Global warming and worldwide extreme weather events have sparked the nations to rise to the occasion and take action against climate change Joe Biden-led US Government is planning to introduce a US$2-trillion budget bill for fighting...

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Are Sodium-ion batteries ready to takeover lithium-ion batteries' boom?

Are Sodium-ion batteries ready to takeover lithium-ion batteries' boom?

Highlights The increased utilisation of portable gadgets and advancement in technology has stimulated the use of batteries. The industry is looking for alternatives that can be utilised in the manufacturing of batteries to minimise shortcomings...

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Why is blue hydrogen our best bet to beat global warming?

Why is blue hydrogen our best bet to beat global warming?

Highlights Hydrogen has gained unprecedented attention across the globe in the past few decades to combat the climate change issues. Most of the total hydrogen produced around the world is sourced through fossil fuels. The primary objective be...

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Which are the top 5 NZX clean energy stocks of 2021?

Which are the top 5 NZX clean energy stocks of 2021?

Highlights The New Zealand government has been given a draft plan for the country’s emissions reductions for 2022-25 by the Climate Commission. Trustpower appoints a new GM, Growth and Trading. Mercury NZ gets a BBB+ rating from S&P ...

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Which are 4 NZX green stocks for 2022 and beyond?

Which are 4 NZX green stocks for 2022 and beyond?

Highlights:Stats NZ, along with the Ministry for the Environment has released a report on the country’s air quality. The said report draws a comparison of each pollutant present in the NZ atmosphere with WHO air quality guidelines. The repo...

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Will crypto industry’s carbon offset save the climate?

Will crypto industry’s carbon offset save the climate?

    Highlights BitMEX, a crypto exchange, is looking to purchase carbon credits to become ‘carbon-neutral’ Carbon offsetting requires the polluter to strike a deal with someone who has carbon credits Such deals ...

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5 NZX energy stocks that can be explored before 2022

5 NZX energy stocks that can be explored before 2022

Highlights  Demand for energy will never stop to cease as energy stocks are the backbone for industrial growth. Trustpower reveals the appointment of GM, Corporate Services. Z Energy will pay an interim dividend of 7.0 cps on 8 December. ...

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La Nina: Colder winters & ensuing energy crisis in Asia

La Nina: Colder winters & ensuing energy crisis in Asia

Every year we see worsening weather conditions: extreme temperature, unpredictable rain, draughts and floods, excessive heat waves, etc. And now these changes in weather are affecting the world-supply-chains. Winters are here and one of the aspects...

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Which are 5 NZX renewable energy stocks to consider in November?

Which are 5 NZX renewable energy stocks to consider in November?

Highlights  NZ Government is working effortlessly towards climate change and is planning to invest in carbon technologies of the future. Contact Energy releases its monthly operating report for October. Trustpower reveals the final tradin...

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COP26: A Battle Between Politicians and Thousands of Climate Change Protesters

COP26: A Battle Between Politicians and Thousands of Climate Change Protesters

Highlights “Fridays for Future, Scotland” has been leading protest rallies in Glasgow.  Greta Thunberg has called COP26 discussions, “blah, blah, blah.”  Protesters insist closer targets and intermediate goals...

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