Paris Climate Agreement
In episode 7 of Rob Hopkins' podcast, "From What If To What Next", Kate Raworth – an economist and author of Doughnut Economics [...]
Renewable energy production is necessary to halt climate change and reverse associated biodiversity losses. However, generating the required technologies and infrastructure will drive [...]
On episode 4 of the Energy vs Climate podcast, energy experts David Keith, Sara Hastings-Simon and Ed Whittingham discuss their recent editorial in [...]
Low Carbon Transition
The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) identifies 23 minerals that will be critical to the development and deployment of solar panels, wind [...]
In this paper, the authors explore the possible evolution of four scenarios of copper demand in Europe to 2050.
Clean energy technologies generally require more minerals than their fossil fuel-based counterparts.
This report explores how the planet can meet the demand for the minerals which will be needed to deliver on the clean energy [...]
Can we achieve economic growth and global prosperity whilst simultaneously reducing – or even reversing – the environmental degradation caused by extracting the [...]
This paper analyses the underlying tension between the need for rapid decarbonisation, including that required for scaling up ocean-based renewable energy, and the [...]
What is in your smartphone and can it be recycled? Kim Preshoff investigates the sustainability of phone production.
The European Commission sets out its vision for a climate-neutral EU.
We can't create new land and new energy systems at the click of a mouse. And as we sit, exchanging free ideas with [...]
This study aims at estimating the future demand for raw materials in wind turbines and solar PV following several decarbonisation scenarios.
Comparing Environmental, Social, and Economic Impacts of Supplying Base Metals from Land Ores and Seafloor Polymetallic Nodules.
Metals are a key enabler of economic development and human progress, and a requirement for the expansion of clean energy.
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