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McKinsey Article Concludes Good News for Emissions: US and EU Emissions Down, Economies UP

McKinsey and Company director Scott Nyquist authored on article entitled Great News on Emissions. Really. He concludes that the US and EU have cut emissions while growing their economies. His article... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Jul 12, 2016

Tax Credits Expire for Waste to Energy and Several Other Project Types Unless Construction Begins

Last year on December 18, 2015 Congressional approval of H.R. 2029, The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016, which President Obama promptly signed into law (P.L. No. 114-113, 114th Cong. 1st... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website f...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Jul 10, 2016

How Disruptive Technology Can Provide Money-Making Emissions Reductions

I recently published an article entitled How Disruptive Technology Can Provide Money-Making Emissions Reductions. This article explores the disruptive technologies that are changing the way companies... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Nov 11, 2015

Automotive Manufacturing: Follow-up

Earlier in the week, Zintro experts responded to an article in Global Manufacturing Magazine, which discussed how the automotive industry has become increasingly competitive as manufacturers battle for positions in... Read More The post Aut...
by Zintro Blog on Nov 25, 2014

Governor Brown Takes on Climate Change in California

California Governor Jerry Brown has pledged to lead in the fight against climate change. His goal is to put 1.5 million zero-emission cars on the roads of his state over... Read More The post Governor Brown Takes on Climate Change in Califo...
by Zintro Blog on Sep 26, 2014

Governor Richardson Takes on Climate Change in California

California Governor Jerry Brown has pledged to lead in the fight against climate change. His goal is to put 1.5 million zero-emission cars on the roads of his state over... Read More The post Governor Richardson Takes on Climate Change in C...
by Zintro Blog on Sep 26, 2014

Climate Change and Global Warming Part 2

Yesterday’s post focused on a leaked draft of a United Nations Report obtained by Bloomberg.com The document claims that humans risk causing irreversible and widespread damage to the planet if... Read More The post Climate Change and Glob...
by Zintro Blog on Sep 9, 2014

Climate Change and Global Warming Part 1

A leaked draft of a United Nations report  obtained by Bloomberg.com claims humans risk causing irreversible and widespread damage to the planet unless something is done quickly to limit fossil... Read More The post Climate Change and Glob...
by Zintro Blog on Sep 8, 2014

The Future of EV Vehicles in China- Part 2

Last week, we posted the first of two blogs about electric-vehicles in China. Bloomberg recently reported that the government in China may give as much as 100 billion yuan ($16 billion)... Read More The post The Future of EV Vehicles in Ch...
by Zintro Blog on Sep 5, 2014

The Future for EV Vehicles in China

Bloomberg reports that the government in China may give as much as 100 billion yuan ($16 billion) in funding to build electric-vehicle charging facilities with the hope of spurring demand... Read More The post The Future for EV Vehicles in...
by Zintro Blog on Aug 28, 2014

Renewables Infrastructure Group Buys Three U.K. Solar Farms

The Renewables Infrastructure Group has agreed to buy three U.K. solar farms from a venture between British Solar Renewables Ltd. and Banco Santander SA. The photovoltaic farms total 56.6 megawatts... Read More The post Renewables Infrastru...
by Zintro Blog on Aug 21, 2014

Another Look at United Nations Environmental Assembly

Last month we spoke with Zintro expert Rick Rybeck about the first United Nations Environmental Assembly (UNEA) taking place in Kenya. The Associate Press described it as a weeklong event... Read More The post Another Look at United Nations...
by Zintro Blog on Aug 11, 2014

Inquiry Roundup – Renewable Resources

Green Building Convergence of renewable energy and energy efficiency and building performance…. View inquiry Hydroelectricity Russian strategic consulting co is looking for international expert(s) in hydroelectric industry with profound knowle...
by Zintro Blog on Jul 11, 2014

United Nations Environmental Assembly Meets in Kenya

Areas such as climate change, pollution, land degradation and access to water effect people all over the world, regardless of their country. The first United Nations Environmental Assembly opened in... Read More The post United Nations Envi...
by Zintro Blog on Jun 24, 2014

SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers and BMW Group Invest $200M

After already investing $100 million in the facility, SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers and BMW Group announced plans to invest $200 million to triple carbon fiber (CF) capacity at their plant... Read More The post SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers a...
by Zintro Blog on May 15, 2014

Examining Climate Finance

Climate finance is the focus of the last chapter in the most recent 1,000 plus page report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), representing the first time in... Read More The post Examining Climate Finance appeared firs...
by Zintro Blog on May 5, 2014

Client Receives Greenhouse Gas Permit for $1.2 Billion Natural Gas Power Plant in West Texas

EPA Region 6 just issued the following press release for a permit granted to our client governing green house gas emissions. Permit allows construction of $1.2 billion natural-gas fired plant; will... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Apr 29, 2014

CCEI Partners with ExxonMobile for Renewable Chemicals Project

The Catalysis Center for Energy Innovation (CCEI), a U.S. Department of Energy-Energy Frontier Research Center led by the University of Delaware, is partnering with ExxonMobil on a two-year research project... Read More The post CCEI Partne...
by Zintro Blog on Apr 22, 2014

Tesla Motors in the Fast Lane?

Electric car manufacturer Tesla Motors Inc. is back in the news. The company just released the first few renderings of their new Model S, designed by high-performance sports car manufacturer... Read More The post Tesla Motors in the Fast La...
by Zintro Blog on Apr 21, 2014

What Do “Primordial Soup” and Climate Change Solutions Have in Common?

In my last blog, I mentioned the class I am teaching at in Climate Change Law at the University of Texas Law School. One of my classes I mentioned consisted of inviting several companies and the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
by The New Carbon Cycle on Apr 19, 2014


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