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decarbonize

[dē′kär·bə‚nīz]
(chemistry)
To remove carbon by chemical means.
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The Aberdeen organisation is to launch the Net Zero Solution Centre to accelerate the development and deployment of decarbonising technologies in the offshore sector and position the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) as the world's first net zero oil and gas basin.
| Decarbonising Transport Through Electrification (DTE), a Whole System Approach Led by Professor Liana Cipcigan of Cardiff University, the network aims to identify challenges to an integrated, cross-sector electrified transport system - looking at energy networks, electric vehicle charging infrastructure, electric and hybrid aircraft and the electrification of the rail network.
Professor Greg Marsden, who leads the DecarboN8 network, has been appointed as the Decarbonising Transport Champion and will co-ordinate between each Network+ and act as a champion of the decarbonising transport challenge to the government, policy and industry.
Given the differing opinions strongly expressed in the discussion, it is evident that this is a dramatic development for the industry to consider and that not everyone is ready to board the decarbonising bus.
A study commissioned by the British government on how the country could get to net-zero emissions noted there was still no serious plan for decarbonising UK heating systems.
The project, which will be located near Belmullet, Co Mayo, is being led by the European Marine Energy Centre Environment Minister Richard Bruton said: "Decarbonising our electricity supply will be crucial to becoming a leader in climate change.
According to the Government's Clean Growth Strategy - which experts believe places increasing emphasis on decarbonising the UK - by 2050, the UK 'will also likely need to fully decarbonise how we heat our homes'.
"As well as assisting social landlords in decarbonising their heating, the fund will also encourage innovative thinking and fresh ideas, and is open to expressions of interest from today.
Decarbonising UK housing stock is critical and forms a key part of the UK government's clean growth strategy.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug.21 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal, on Monday said India and the rest of the world need to focus on the "common shared goal" of decarbonising, decentralizing and digitizing the energy sector to ensure full benefits to society in terms of a better life and a safer and clean environment.
"The (Middle East) governments' long-term ambitions for greater energy independence by decarbonising their economies will be the key drivers for the transition to a clean energy world," NBAD said in its report 'Financing the Future of Energy'.