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 brewing in the mining industry as ESG debate heats up

What’s brewing in the mining industry as ESG debate heats up

Summary The mining industry is witnessing growing calls to adopt new standards to meet Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) compliance. Various mining space players are taking active steps with ESG on their agendas. With more educated co...

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Can nuclear energy be the foundation stone for sustainable development?

Can nuclear energy be the foundation stone for sustainable development?

Summary Nuclear energy is one of the cleanest sources of energy, accounting for around 10% of the global electricity generation. It is a source of carbon-free electricity. Nuclear technology use is not only limited to electricity generation bu...

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Explained: Climate Change and the Role of Mining Industry

Explained: Climate Change and the Role of Mining Industry

Summary The Paris Agreement on climate change has laid down a long-term goal of lowering the global average temperature by 20C compared to pre-industrial levels. Produced primarily from industrial activities, carbon dioxide emissions contribute...

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How climate change policies are impacting oil giants: opportunity vs risk

How climate change policies are impacting oil giants: opportunity vs risk

Summary The oil & gas sector needs to address the global calls for lowering carbon emissions. The sector’s operations and the products produced create considerable global emissions. The introduction of climate change policies can hel...

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How can a shift in clean energy initiatives spark job creation in Australia?

How can a shift in clean energy initiatives spark job creation in Australia?

Summary Australia has been observing significant progress in renewable energy resources. The transition to renewables will create jobs in the local manufacturing industry and create new opportunities for an array of Australians. Australia&rsqu...

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Elon Musk Calls for Renewable Energy Audits by Bitcoin Miners

Elon Musk Calls for Renewable Energy Audits by Bitcoin Miners

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO and Bitcoin flip-flopper Elon Musk said on Thursday that concerns about Bitcoin’s environmental impact could be addressed by audits of renewable energy used by its miners. Source: © Niserin | Megapixl.com In a...

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