New wave of ocean-based energy projects unveiled

With the Ocean Energy Europe 2021 event underway, the EuropeWave project has announced the successful tenderers in its innovative Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) process. Following a strong response to the initial call for tenders, seven successful project teams have been selected by a panel of independent experts, and will share a budget of €2.4 million to […]

Carbon offsets: Tree-planting window dressing, or a viable net zero solution?

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In order to facilitate the energy transition, multiple solutions will need to act in tandem. Michael Nelson investigates the role that carbon offsetting has to play, and whether concerns over ‘greenwashing’ are substantiated. “This is greenwashing,” interrupted Greta Thunberg and Greenpeace’s Jennifer Morgan at COP26’s panel on carbon offsetting, before challenging representatives from BP, Shell, […]