Environment


Rise of EVs spells end of the oil era

Rise of EVs spells the end of the oil era

(ATF) Falling battery prices, environmental concern and electrification of transportation by crude-dependent countries like India and China could bring the oil era to an end, a strategist at financial think tank Carbon Tracker told Asia Times Financial on Friday.China’s has set a target for 20% of all cars on its …

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China must nix its coal addition to reach carbon neutral pledge

China must nix its coal addition to reach carbon neutral pledge

(ATF) Beijing had seemingly bitten off more than it can chew when it announced in late September that the country of 1.4 billion people will become carbon neutral by 2060, while ensuring that green-house gas emissions would peak by next decade.When Chinese President Xi Jinping made his surprise announcement to …

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