Jocelyn Timperley

Jocelyn Timperley holds an undergraduate masters in environmental chemistry from the University of Edinburgh and a science journalism MA from City University London. She previously worked at BusinessGreen covering low carbon policy and the green economy.

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Renewable Hydrogen ‘Already Cost Competitive’, Say Researchers

Hydrogen produced using renewable electricity is “already cost competitive” in niche applications, a new paper says, adding that it is likely to match industrial-scale alternatives in about a decade.

February 26, 2019

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CCC: Farming needs a ‘Revolution’ for UK to Meet Climate Goals

Greenhouse gas emissions from the land-use and agriculture sector are set to increase unless the UK’s “unsustainable” approach changes, warns the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) in a report published recently.

November 27, 2018

IEA: Clean Energy Transition Makes Reforms ‘Inescapable’ for Oil States

A changing energy system is posing “critical questions” for many of the world’s largest oil and gas producing countries, the International Energy Agency (IEA) says.

November 1, 2018

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Q&A: Why Cement Emissions Matter for Climate Change

Cement use is set to rise as global urbanisation and economic development increases demand for new buildings and infrastructure. Along with other parts of the global economy, the cement industry will need to dramatically cut its emissions to meet the Paris Agreement’s temperature goals.

September 25, 2018

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Clean Energy Investment ‘Must Be 50% Higher’ to Limit Warming to 1.5C

An extra $460bn per year needs to be invested on the low-carbon economy globally over the next 12 years to limit global warming to 1.5C, a new paper says.

July 10, 2018

New Study Questions Impact of Ending Fossil Fuel Subsidies

Ending the world’s fossil fuel subsidies would reduce global CO2 emissions by 0.5 to 2.2 gigatonnes (Gt) per year by 2030, a new study says. The research, published by Nature, concludes that the removal of subsidies would lead to bigger emissions reductions in oil and gas exporting regions…

February 20, 2018

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