ImpactAlpha, July 7 – A federal judge ordered a shutdown within 30 days of the Dakota Access Pipeline on Monday, citing an Army Corps of Engineers “error” in omitting a full environmental impact statement. The contested pipeline, opposed by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and a broad coalition of activists, was increasingly an economic millstone
ImpactAlpha, July 3 – Technology to capture, store and use carbon dioxide could take 500 million tons of the greenhouse gas per year out of the atmosphere by 2030, a 10-fold increase from today, according to a new McKinsey report. Key to making the technology cost-effective: a price on carbon. The development of carbon-negative technology
In a post-COVID world, governments may tax animal-grown meat rather than subsidize it.