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Live from Oxford: Fossil Fuel Supply & Climate Policy - an International Conference

Live from Oxford: Fossil Fuel Supply & Climate Policy - an International Conference

How can climate policy limit the supply of fossil fuels in addition to reducing demand? Watch the event, aired live from SEI Oxford, to learn more about this daunting challenge.

Can a rugged Latin American palm become a major sustainable biofuel source?

Can a rugged Latin American palm become a major sustainable biofuel source?

A new study shows large potential for the macaw palm (Acrocomia aculeata), but warns more research is needed before commercial-scale cultivation.

Can water infrastructure help Lesotho build a more climate-resilient future?

Can water infrastructure help Lesotho build a more climate-resilient future?

Water is one of the country’s greatest natural resources. A new report based on SEI analysis shows new projects can boost domestic water security without compromising water exports.

Can offsets and biofuels make future international aviation growth ‘carbon-neutral’?

Can offsets and biofuels make future international aviation growth ‘carbon-neutral’?

An SEI analysis finds significant potential for alternative jet fuels and especially offsets to reduce emissions, but stresses the importance of high standards and certification to avoid negative impacts.

Collaborative approach needed to manage groundwater

Collaborative approach needed to manage groundwater

21 of California’s groundwater basins and sub-basins are ‘critically overdrafted’. It is time to work together to break entrenched positions and find more sustainable solutions.

How can Asian cities better manage air quality?

How can Asian cities better manage air quality?

A major conference in South Korea highlights the need for a systematic approach to tackling air pollution – and highlights tools and resources to help cities take action.

Exploring the case for supply-side climate policies

Exploring the case for supply-side climate policies

The Paris Agreement makes no mention of fossil fuels, but speakers at two events hosted by SEI at COP21 emphasized the need to end subsidies and limit new oil and coal production.

Fossil fuel supply ‘a crucial omission’ from Paris climate deal

Fossil fuel supply ‘a crucial omission’ from Paris climate deal

Along with trying to reduce consumption, policy-makers should consider measures that target the production of coal, oil and gas – but key questions remain about how best to do so. Climate Home, UK

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