Decarbonization Weekly

Decarb Weekly 7/27/23

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: 

Developing countries need up to 12x more clean-energy investment within a decade to hit climate and energy-access goals – CarbonBrief 

Recent Market News:

  • MassMutual has committed as much as $514 million in financing to renewable energy developer Low Carbon. MassMutual formed a JV with the firm in 2021 to back solar, wind, and energy-storage projects. – WSJ
  • The carbon credit market is growing into a new opportunity: plugging oil and gas wells. The emerging industry pairs carbon market financing with oilfield service providers to plug wells and generate carbon credits. – Inside Climate News
  • In the first half of this year, wind and solar generated more power than coal in the U.S. Wind and solar produced 343 terawatt-hours total between January and June 2023, while coal produced 296 terawatt-hours over the same period. – Canary Media


  • 7/25/23: TotalEnergies will invest $1.7 billion into Total Eren and add 3.5 gigawatts of hydroelectric, solar, storage, and wind projects of renewable capacity to its portfolio. – Hart Energy
  • 7/11/23: Vår Energi, a Norwegian oil and gas producer has bought Feistein CCS, a large-scale carbon capture and storage solutions start up. – Offshore Technology

In-Depth Read:
Pitch Deck Teardown: CleanHub’s $7M seed deck
What’s the next big trend in clean energy? – The Carbon Copy 

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