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Technology to reduce energy-related CO2 emissions

Technology could reduce energy-related CO2 emissions by 64% globally up to 2050. This the conclusion of a report released by financial institute ING. The report ‘Thechnology, the climate saviour‘ analyses to what extent technology can reduce energy related CO2 emissions by lowering fossil fuel demand up to 2050. It addresses technologies for energy efficiency, electrification and renewables, and…

Climate agreement: gas consumers will pay the bill later

In the Climate Agreement presented on Tuesday, the target to emit less CO2 has been tightened up considerably; to 49% in 2030. That is a lot higher than the agreements in the Paris Climate Agreement (40%) or the current Coalition Agreement. To achieve this goal, large investments are needed in sustainable energy sources, such as…

No more room for procrastination

“The Netherlands needs to switch to a more sustainable energy system as quickly as possible. A Climate Agreement on how this should be achieved, is currently being negotiated. “Everyone understands something should be done — now.” Interview Olof van der Gaag- Director NVDE Sustainable energy has been a topic of debate in this country for…