Low carbon energy

Climate change litigation is driving the transition
27 January 2020
The huge court cases being filed against oil and gas companies are motivating them to invest in a low carbon future
US states continue to lead on climate
22 January 2020
Resistance is growing to federal unwinding of US environmental protections, while states are increasingly determined to take action
Transition leaders more optimistic on profits
20 January 2020
Confidence in hitting financial targets is correlated with investment in efficiency and decarbonisation, finds DNV GL report
COP markets failure may see UN by-passed
17 January 2020
Independent efforts may gather their own momentum after deadlock in Madrid
How to decarbonise by 2050
10 January 2020
Improved technologies, incubated by leading energy companies and new ventures, will be needed to realise decarbonised vision
Interview: Convincing Europe to embrace nuclear power
26 October 2018
Tim Yeo faces an uphill struggle in trying to persuade Europeans to think nuclear
Czech Republic seeks a new path
17 July 2018
Political turmoil and divisions over how to reform the state-controlled utility ČEZ are creating headaches for the nuclear envoy
UK doubles down on nuclear power plans
6 June 2018
London is stepping up its talks with Hitachi over the proposed Wylfa Newydd plant
France's nuclear plans under pressure
16 April 2018
Flaws found at a flagship reactor could curb EDF’s technology export ambitions
Nuclear next for Egypt
6 September 2017
The country's expanding energy mix is aimed at ensuring steady electricity supply, thus minimising the risk of social unrest
Nuclear power in the EU has fallen out of fashion
25 May 2016
Nuclear is more prone to popularity peaks and troughs than many other energy sources, and it’s not looking good at the moment
The energy transition reality gap
16 December 2019
Industry predictions for the demand for oil and the speed of the energy transition vary wildly. If it cannot coalesce around a compromise plan, politicians and investors may seize the initiative
Japan oil demand cut could be swift
11 December 2019
The Asian nation’s consensus culture means renewable energy could very quickly take a substantial chunk out of conventional hydrocarbons requirements
Lord Browne: Engage on climate or face regulation
29 November 2019
Former BP CEO calls on oil & gas industry to start constructive dialogue with governments over environmental concerns—or risk misguided and ineffective legislation
UK prime minister promises $1bn CCS injection
19 November 2019
Does electoral pledge indicate that carbon capture and storage (CCS) is finally being taken seriously?
Big investors put pressure on big oil
15 October 2019
Oil firms may still able to raise billions of dollars for big upstream projects, but institutional investors are starting to demand emissions reduction measures
Solving the CCS cost conundrum
3 October 2019
Changes to the energy mix and government-backed development of CCS would put the climate goal within reach, according to DNV GL
Climate change litigation is driving the transition
27 January 2020
The huge court cases being filed against oil and gas companies are motivating them to invest in a low carbon future
US states continue to lead on climate
22 January 2020
Resistance is growing to federal unwinding of US environmental protections, while states are increasingly determined to take action
Transition leaders more optimistic on profits
20 January 2020
Confidence in hitting financial targets is correlated with investment in efficiency and decarbonisation, finds DNV GL report
COP markets failure may see UN by-passed
17 January 2020
Independent efforts may gather their own momentum after deadlock in Madrid
How to decarbonise by 2050
10 January 2020
Improved technologies, incubated by leading energy companies and new ventures, will be needed to realise decarbonised vision
Dividing lines appear in transition approaches
7 January 2020
Differences have emerged between how IOCs and NOCs are tackling the energy transition—and the size of oil and gas reserves also has a big impact