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.
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
It’s a quick, safe and relatively simple way to save up to 16 percent of fuel burned on transoceanic flights while the industry waits for biofuels and electric craft
Spoiler: They are surprisingly similar in ambition—but they also all share the same blind spot.
Bond markets are beginning to unlock climate finance
How far has opinion moved from climate-change denial toward acceptance and, ultimately, action?
By making kelp grow four times faster, a simple technology could provide the massive amounts needed for affordable, ocean-based biofuel and other climate solutions
On multiple environmental measures, “peecycling” almost always comes out ahead
by allowing people to buy and sell energy in small increments from, and to, their neighbors
And other things made from greenhouse gases
Zapping catalysts with microwaves help them extract hydrogen from plastic waste and from water