Decarbonization Weekly

Decarb Weekly 2/9/23

Decarb Weekly, by Industria Partners, is a collection of articles focusing on trends and transactions in industrial decarbonization and climate tech. 

Chart of the Week: 

LNG expansion plans threaten global climate progress – Canary Media

Recent Market News: 

  • A wave of electric vehicles is headed toward America’s highways as questions loom about the grid’s ability to support the increased demand that comes with the push towards electrification. – WSJ
  • The European Space Agency launched a new program aimed at researching the feasibility of launching solar structures into orbit, and then transmitting the energy generated back to the ground. – Wired
  • Minnesota passed a new climate law last week requiring the state’s power utilities to use 100% clean electricity by 2040. – Canary Media 
  • Even as governments double down on green energy, surging profits from fossil fuels pull traditional energy companies in the other direction. – WSJ


  • 1/31/23: Boston Metal, an MIT spinout working to curb emissions from steelmaking, announced a $120 million Series C funding that will fund the first full-scale green steel plant. – Canary Media

In-Depth Read:
IEA’s Electricity Market Report: Low-emissions sources are set to cover almost all the growth in global electricity
This episode is trash: How the food we waste heats up the planet, and how we can fix it by Catalyst with Shayle Kann

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