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CAPTURING CO2 TO SAVE THE PLANET?!

By | 2018-11-13T15:01:16+00:00 November 13th, 2018|Categories: Featured, M·Blog|Tags: , , , |

2030! 12 years is the time We have to avoid catastrophic environmental breakdown according to the recent United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report published in October. To prevent that, the most ambitious plan conceived in the COP21 should be implemented and fulfilled. More than limiting the CO2 emissions, reducing and controlling those is [...]

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New hope for the EU ETS Market

By | 2018-06-12T15:34:05+00:00 February 28th, 2018|Categories: Coal, Energy Markets, M·Blog|Tags: , , , |

In February 27th the European Emission allowances (EUA) were traded above the 10 €/tone closing that day’s session at 10.21 €/tone, values not witnessed since 2012. The bullish trend initiated on the second half of 2017, when the EU started to address the future of the EU ETS market, was heavily felt in November after a [...]

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COP 23: small steps towards the Paris Agreement

By | 2018-06-12T15:34:06+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Coal, Energy Policies, M·Blog|Tags: , , |

On November 17, the twenty-third Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP23), held in Bonn (Germany), ended. Many have cataloged it as the Convention of the small steps. Thus, it has been possible to achieve small progress towards fulfilling the preparations for the implementation of the final objective, which [...]

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Climate Change:¿How did we get here and what ´s causing it?

By | 2018-06-12T15:37:19+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Coal, Energy Policies, Featured, M·Blog, Spain|Tags: , , , |

Since the beginning of the industrial era, the consumption of energy derived from fossil fuels (coal, oil and natural gas) has been constantly increasing. Society as we know it until now, is based on these sources of energy, and we have founded our economy on them, but the burning of these fossil fuels is responsible for [...]

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The United States and the Paris Agreement

By | 2017-07-05T11:39:33+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Categories: Energy Policies, M·Blog|Tags: , , , |

What we previously knew as climate change is only what we now call global warming. We soon realized that the problem was much more serious than a simple increase in the average temperature of the planet. In the last 50 years, the trend of global warming has escalated twice as much as it did in the [...]

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The American breakthrough in the fight against climate change

By | 2017-06-16T09:54:44+00:00 August 17th, 2015|Categories: Energy Markets, Energy Policies, M·Blog|Tags: , , |

The efforts carried out to dethrone King Coal from its role of primary source in the production of electricity seem endless at every latitude. The determination shown by countries around the world in fighting climate change bodes well. Only last May, Norway announced its sovereign wealth fund, was about to accelerate the end of coal by [...]

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