Raizen Energia SA, Brazil’s biggest ethanol exporter, is the sugar-cane processor most at risk from a U.S. plan to cut biofuel mandates, threatening the South American country’s $6.4 billion export market.
By the time climate change reduces crop yields or frequently floods New York City subways, it would be too late to avert damage without better forecasting tools, a panel of scientists said in a report released today.
As the U.S. prepares to release an environmental review of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, opponents are arguing that the project can’t meet a standard for carbon emissions that President Barack Obama set in June.
The U.K. will seek to extend a freeze on carbon curbs on foreign flights in the European Union’s carbon market to avoid the risk of a trade war and facilitate a global deal to cut pollution from the industry.
EnBW Energie Baden-Wuerttemberg AG is in talks with natural gas producers to boost its share of mid- to long-term supply contracts for the fuel, according to the head of the German utility’s trading unit.