US Senate introduces new carbon capture legislation

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US Senators have introduced new carbon capture legislation aimed at supporting development of innovative climate technologies. The Carbon Removal, Efficient Agencies, Technology Expertise (CREATE) Act boosts research and development of carbon removal technologies that advance global sustainability by removing harmful greenhouse gas emissions from the air. “In order to advance carbon capture, utilisation and storage technologies we need […]

Dubai Oceans Summit for sustainable blue economies

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The MENA Oceans Summit in Dubai sought to address ocean health, biodiversity, nature-based solutions and sustainable blue economies. The summit, under the patronage of the Dubai Ministry of Climate Change & Environment and Goumbook a social sustainability enterprise, aimed to accelerate the pace of ocean action and brought together diverse stakeholders around common needs and […]

£19.5 billion benefit from rollout of smart meters

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Consumers and business in UK were promised a £19.5bn benefit from smart meters but costs involved are £13bn and rising. The UK Department for Energy Security and Net Zero (DESNZ) forecast total costs of the rollout at £13.5 billion but it is likely that the cost per smart meter will be higher because average installation […]