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04
Aug
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Will EV Adoption Look Like Renewable Electricity Capacity Building: Only Capturing the Incremental Demand?

In 2021, globally, 1 out of 12 new car sales was an electric vehicle (EV),

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20
Jul
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Public Fist Getting Heavier in the Face of Climate Change

During a recent webinar, a senior policy officer of the European Commission made a short, quite plausible, summary of what some name an apparent obsession in Brussels, electromobility as the silver bullet to decarbonize transport

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20
Jun
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Energy Transition: Wars of Religion in the 21st Century?

Readers of this newsletter are highly educated and/or have managing or leadership responsibilities: we should, collectively, engage in, a minima strongly support, our political process, helping to defend the plurality and complementarity of solutions, refusing modern avatars of communitarianism, the necessity to leave no-one behind, the faith in the scientific method to honestly bring forward the pros and cons of the diverse pathways, accepting controversy as part of a fair debate, hoping we will not have to resort to the ancient trial by ordeal, in order to lead us, as soon as practicably possible and as painlessly as possible, out of this climate crisis.

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13
Jun
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Sustainable Aviation: How to Prevent Air Transport from Becoming the First Victim of Frugality?

Resource scarcity, frugality, consumerism downsizing, de-growth: these concepts and trends, originally property of hard-core ecologists,

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13
Jun
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Electrification of Every Activity: a Pipe Dream?

Tripling electricity demand in global energy by 2050: electrification is seen as the magic wand

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22
May
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Globalization Transformation (Part 2): Which Impact in Terms of Cost?

Globalization is morphing, towards lower inter-dependency or towards decoupling, or both, depending on which countries

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