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Farmers struggle to break into booming carbon-credit market

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When Microsoft Corp made a massive purchase of carbon credits in January, it turned to a relatively new source: farmers who plant crops meant to trap carbon in the soil.

The credits are financial instruments generated by projects that …

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EU to seek fossil fuel phase-out in energy charter treaty talks: document

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BRUSSELS – The European Union’s executive will push for a 10-year phase-out of the protection for fossil fuels under an international energy treaty, following calls from some countries to quit the accord unless it can be aligned with Europe’s …

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Big Oil CEO says going green ‘will have a cost for everybody’ — and governments need to explain that

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LONDON — The chief executive of French oil major Total called on governments to explain the cost of carbon neutrality pledges, urging policymakers to make the “affordability” of an energy transition clear to everybody.

His comments come at a

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Green is the new black in boom for clean energy funds

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LONDON – Investors are pouring money into green funds, banking on a Joe Biden presidency in the United States for a further boost to the renewable and alternative energy industry at the expense of traditional oil and gas businesses.…

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Energy industry veterans to launch hydrogen investment fund

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LONDON  – Two energy industry veterans plan to launch an investment fund focused on hydrogen this year as more and more governments include the niche fuel in their global warming battle plans.

Hydrogen has long-been touted as a potential …

Oil Prices and Jobs: What will Move the Needle Next?

Oil Prices and Jobs: What will Move the Needle Next?

Oil & Gas 360® Industry Leadership Survey Results

Oil & Gas 360® completed a survey of industry executives last week. The survey was offered to 3,000 current industry leaders working at the highest level.

rig_silhouette_sunriseThe purpose was to gather …

Where You See a Depleted Oil Well, Quidnet Sees Green Energy Storage

Where You See a Depleted Oil Well, Quidnet Sees Green Energy Storage

With Hollywood seed funding, startup is testing abandoned oil and gas wells as grid-scale energy storage solution for wind and solar generation

“Our goal is to get to a cost point that’s potentially lower by a factor of about ten