Capping and/or mitigating global warming requires a rapid shift to low-carbon socio-economic systems. From stories about scaling up renewable energy to pioneering work in solar fuels to carbon capture and storage technologies, Anthropocene magazine aims to be a leading voice in the conversation about this great transition.
Attributing water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions to countries rather than industrial sectors is a leading example of how the supply chain world warps geography.
Bond markets are beginning to unlock climate finance
Norway ushers in an era of energy-positive architecture
You could be forgiven if you thought the European Union—historically a leader on low-carbon finance and policy efforts—would have a competitive edge in clean energy markets. But you would need to think again.
China and Ghana are looking less and less like electronic wastebaskets and more and more like leaders in a powerful, informal green economy
Any climate plan that doesn’t consider this question is bound to fail.
A solar border would alleviate a range of binational problems. For one, it would have a civilizing effect.
Turning sunlight into liquid fuels or hydrogen gas could address solar power’s biggest limitations
You would need to drive an electric car more than 50,000 km in Quebec and 150,000 km in Germany to outcompete a conventional car in terms of greenhouse gas emissions
Pictures make a story come alive—and in the climate change story, one of the main characters is invisible. Carbon Visuals helps people “see” the carbon dioxide that’s trapping heat in Earth’s atmosphere.