Energy & Decarbonization Stories
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.
By absorbing light in a rainbow of hues, the new windows can do double-duty, churning out electricity day and night
The pause of 2020 enabled low-carbon power growth to get ahead of electricity demand growth
Small changes to flight routes could deliver big climate savings
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
Cannabis growing regulations often focus on drug policy, producing unintended environmental consequences
Putting solar farms on water has benefits, but coupling them with hydropower amps them up and could provide almost half of the world's electricity.
First amp up R&D then fade in a carbon tax
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.
Energy subsidies and the G20: Do as I say, not as I do.
Regulators are beginning to rewrite the economic rules