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decarbonize

[dē′kär·bə‚nīz]
(chemistry)
To remove carbon by chemical means.
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"Our updated climate scenario analysis framework responds to that call and makes clear that total decarbonization is the only path forward for electric power companies."
It is our sector's responsibility to maintain a sharp focus on decarbonization, sustainable production, cost management, and the need to embrace innovative technologies to secure long-term supply of sustainable and affordable energy.
has already decreased carbon emissions and it will play a critical role in the decarbonization of electric power around the world.
"The European Union launched the Sustainable and Smart Gas Infrastructure Declaration today, calling for recognition of the role that the gas infrastructure will play in the decarbonization of the energy system, while also identifying that gas has the characteristics to easily store energy for longer periods, transport and be more easily used by certain sectors that would be challenging to electrify," reads a message from Eurogas.
Anew report from the Climate Majority Project, Net-Zero by 2050: Investor Risks and Opportunities in the context of Deep Decarbonization of Electricity Generation, details the urgency of global decarbonization and the risks and opportunities for electric utilities and their investors.
Taxing carbon incentivizes economy-wide decarbonization, and carbon costs can be stepped year-over-year to accelerate progress without the sort of wrenching dislocations implicated in the GND.
Renewable energies will trigger the power sector decarbonization. In addition, electrification of end-use will enable migrating other traditional fossil-based energy uses to clean electricity.
"The only possible way to achieve this decarbonization in our industry is by fully transforming to new carbon neutral fuels and supply chains."
And there's more still: At the core of the decarbonization plan are "just transition" strategies that involve re-training fossil fuel sector workers in solar and wind energy.
"Members of this coalition, when launched, would not only commit to actions on decarbonization and climate resilience in their insurance and investment activities, but also raise their climate ambition, in line with the Paris Agreement," Axa said.
"The only possible way to achieve the so-much-needed decarboniZation in our industry is by fully transforming to new carbon neutral fuels and supply chains," Maersk's Chief Operating Officer Soren Toft in a statement.