Fossil Fuel Companies Are Losing Value Globally

CleanTechnica

The Australia Institute recently published a paper detailing how fossil fuels are the worst-performing sector on the ASX 300 and have been for the past decade.

The End Of Fossil Fuels: Is It Here Yet?

CleanTechnica

Are we close to the end of fossil fuels? Sponsored ClimateLaunchpad ClimateLaunchpad 2020 fossil fuels peak oilHas peak oil arrived and what are the impact and opportunities for cleantech? It's been a topic of heated conversation for decades.

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The Fossil Fuel/Renewable Energy Inflection Point: 3 Perspectives

CleanTechnica

The coronavirus may become the inflection point when renewable energy begins to surpass fossil fuels. Clean Power Fossil Fuels coronavirus fossil fuels global heating Pollution Renewable Energy solar Wind

The Coronavirus Should Signal The End Of Fossil Fuels

CleanTechnica

Two recent surveys show Americans are concerned about climate change even in the midst of a pandemic, and prefer economic assistance for clean energy rather than fossil fuels.

Takoma Park, Maryland Debates Fossil Fuel Ban

CleanTechnica

The city of Takoma Park, Maryland is debating a ban on fossil fuels as part of its sustainability plan. Fossil Fuels Policy & Politics fossil fuel ban maryland sustainability plan Takoma Park

Will A Watershed Event Turn The Tide Against Fossil Fuels?

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Fossil Fuel Drilling Is Making Texans Sick (Video)

CleanTechnica

Locals have reported headaches, nosebleeds, and respiratory problems, and they are calling on fossil fuel companies to clean up their act. In Texas, methane leaking from fracking sites is not only heating the planet. It’s also making people ill.

#Fail — Before Epic Tesla Stock Run, 3 Banks Most Funding Fossil Fuels Recommended Selling Tesla [TSLA] Stock

CleanTechnica

The 3 banks most funding fossil fuel development recommended selling Tesla [TSLA] stock at the end of 2019 before its epic run over the past several months. Overall, 5 of the top 10 banks funding fossil fuel growth had a "Sell" rating on.

BP Withdraws From Three Fossil Fuel Industry Trade Groups

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#Sludge Report — Who Is Funding The Fossil Fuel Industry?

CleanTechnica

Banks have provided trillions of dollars in financing for fossil fuel projects in recent years. Fossil Fuels Bank of America Bank of England European Investments Bank fossil fuel investment Greenpeace Jamie Dimon JP Morgan Chase Mark Carney wells fargo

Size Matters: Energy Storage Scales Up To Beat Down Fossil Fuels

CleanTechnica

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BlackRock Has A New Attitude About Fossil Fuel Investing

CleanTechnica

Is this a watershed moment in the campaign to rid the world of the scourge of fossil fuels? Fossil Fuels Green Economy Investment BlackRock Sustainability sustainable investing

Fighting Floods & Fossil Fuels In Texas (Video)

CleanTechnica

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1.35 Cents/kWh: Record Abu Dhabi Solar Bid Is A Sober Reminder To Upbeat Fossil Fuel Pundits

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2020: Fossil fuels are dead, long live the sun

GreenBiz

2020: Fossil fuels are dead, long live the sun. In this strangest of all years, as the death toll mounts from a disease caused by human incursions into once intact ecosystems, we’re observing another death — the demise of fossil fuels.

#Sludge Report: End Of Fossil Fuel Era Closer Than We Know

CleanTechnica

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Bill McKibben Organizing Protests Against Banks That Fund Fossil Fuel Industry

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Whoosh! Wind Power Wins, Pipelines Implode In Fossil Fuel Week From Hell

CleanTechnica

New wind power project sails ahead while fossil fuel stakeholders come to grips with record breaking heat and a fresh round of COVID-19 lockdowns.

Investing In Fossil Fuels = Burying Your Money — 20th Century Fuel Is Staying In The Ground

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350.org On Challenging Facebook’s Fossil Fuel Advertising Profits

CleanTechnica

Despite Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg announcing his support for the Paris Climate Agreement, Facebook continues to take money from many fossil fuel companies via advertising. Fossil Fuels Interviews Media 350.org Facebook

Webinar Wednesday: Fake Climate News (aka Fossil Fuel?d Propaganda) ? The Who, Why, & How

CleanTechnica

We also have seen, for at least the last few years, that clean energy is usually the technologically superior and less expensive option for most uses (compared to traditional fossil energy). We all know clean energy is better for everyone, health-wise.

After 116 Years, Volkswagen’s Zwickau Factory Produced Its Last Fossil Fuel Vehicle Today

CleanTechnica

Today was the last day it produced a fossil fuel vehicle, vehicle #6,049,207 from the factory under Volkswagen's reign, a Golf R Estate. Volkswagen's Zwickau factory is switching 100% to electric vehicles.

FERC Sides With Fossil Fuels In Forcing Renewables To Match Prices

CleanTechnica

The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) announced a directive just a few days before Christmas which will require PJM Interconnection to raise prices of wind and solar power to be in line with the cost of fossil fuels.

Top Banker For Fossil Fuel Companies Has Low Price Target On Tesla [TSLA]

CleanTechnica

According to a report in The Guardian, the top banker for fossil fuel companies is JPMorgan Chase. In fact, in the past few years it has provided $22.8 billion more in financing than #2 Citi for oil, gas, and coal companies — $75.6 billion versus $53.8 billion.

US DOE Clobbers Fossil Fuels With $$$ For Bioenergy & Solar Fuel R&D

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Renewable Hydrogen Will Drink The Fossil Fuel Milkshake

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Renewable hydrogen from water is the end game, and fossil fuel stakeholders better hold on to their milkshakes as wind and solar power rise up. Clean Power Wind Energy Denmark Electricity Energy Hydrogen Ørsted Renewable Energy

Sweden Takes Another Step Toward Freedom From Fossil Fuels

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One country after another announced plans or potential plans to stop selling fossil fuel vehicles by a certain year — 2030, 2040, Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Policy & Politics gas car bans Sweden Sweden gas car ban

#EC2019 Part 1: Fossil Fuel Greenwashing Invaded A Climate Solutions Conference

CleanTechnica

And we can't let the fossil fuel industry continue to get in the way of progress, as they clearly did on Friday at the Vancouver, BC climate solutions conference. We have to do better.

Fossil Fuel Vehicles Plummet 40% In Sweden As EVs Triple To Over 30% Market Share

CleanTechnica

January saw fossil fuel passenger vehicle sales plummet in Sweden by almost 40% year on year, with diesels more than halved, as plug-in vehicle market share climbed to over 30%.

The Guardian bans fossil fuel advertising

GreenBiz

The media group will no longer accept advertising from oil and gas companies, despite acknowledging decision will have implications for its revenues. Corporate Strategy media oil Oil & Gas

What If The Restrictions On Tobacco Ads Applied To Climate-Polluting Products?

CleanTechnica

If governments are serious about climate action, they should restrict the promotion of goods with heavy carbon footprints.

3 Banks Funding Fossil Fuels The Most Keep Telling You To Sell Tesla Stock [TSLA]

CleanTechnica

The update this week: despite a surprise profit in quarter 3 and much of the market swinging in the other direction, the Tesla analysts at these top 3 fossil fuel funders are holding steady on their bearish stance and recommendation to sell.

So You Think We're Reducing Fossil Fuel Use? Think Again.

Jim Conca

If you think we’re doing a good job of curbing fossil fuel use, you're mistaken. Oil production is exploding in America. Growth in coal in the developing world shows no sign of slowing, and gas has kicked into high gear most everywhere. Renewables are increasing slower.

Dow embraces circularity. and fossil fuels

GreenBiz

Dow is looking to lead on the circular economy — not so much on moving away from fossil fuels. Circular Economy chemical recycling Dow GreenBiz 20 Natural Gas Renewable Energy Solar Wind Power

Hydrogen In, Fossil Fuel Out For Leading Steelmaker, Eventually

CleanTechnica

A new "green" hydrogen pilot plant in Austria aims at decarbonizing industrial processes, beginning with steel, with an assist from renewable. Clean Power Electricity Energy H2FUTURE Hydrogen Renewable Energy voestalpine

Green Tech vs. Fossil Fuel Jobs: Which Are You More Likely to Land?

U.S. Green Technology

Green tech jobs happen to be more plentiful than fossil fuel jobs today. Image from [link] Question for you: Are you more likely to find a job in fossil fuels or in green technology? The post Green Tech vs. Fossil Fuel Jobs: Which Are You More Likely to Land?

Why Are We Subsidizing Fossil Fuels? Seriously

CleanTechnica

Yet the Trump Administration continues propping up the fossil fuel industry — despite the sector facing real financial problems that began long before the COVID-19 pandemic. Supporting renewables can cut emissions and boost the economy, all while providing cost-competitive energy.

Miscommunication, Twitter Wars, & Who Actually Benefits

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The End Of Oil & Gas: A Different View

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Atlantic Coast Pipeline Is Dead, Judge Orders Dakota Access Pipeline Shut Down

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Fossil Fuels Atlantic Coast Pipeline Dakota Access Pipeline Earth justice fossil fuels social justiceTwo pipelines bit the dust this week, and it's only Monday.

FERC Data Shows Fossil Fuels Are Failing

CleanTechnica

For the first time, FERC is projecting a net decline of US fossil fuel capacity over the next three years.

Just How Much Does Tesla Get In Subsidies Anyways?

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3 Banks Funding Fossil Fuels The Most Are Tesla [TSLA] Bears

CleanTechnica

Thanks to some work by Rainforest Action Network and The Guardian, as well as a post from a member of a Tesla forum, I recently wrote an article highlighting that the #1 fossil fuel development financier happens to also be an extreme Tesla [TSLA] bear.