Tag "Paris Climate Accord"

Clean Power Initiatives Everywhere: What Now?

In a recent post named “The Paris Climate Accord: What’s Next for Utilities?” I talked about how the new emission regime will likely impact utilities because a similar set of circumstances drove wealth-destroying behavior in the Eighties. Today, I want to explore other angles of this phenomenon. In mid-2015, President Obama announced the EPA’s Clean... more

The Paris Climate Accord: What’s Next for Utilities

Now that the Paris Climate Accord has been signed by the who-is-who of the world polluting powers, the globe can sigh in relief. But stop, not so fast! What really has changed? Countries agreed to a below 2 degree Celsius compared to pre-industrial levels. The New York Times assessed the main implications as “more ambitious”... more