The Fuse


Europe Announces Sweeping Climate Plan

This week EU unveiled arguably the most ambitious suite of climate policies globally. But several questions must be answered before these proposals can become law.

topics: Climate Policy, European Union

New Crisis Brings New Opportunities to Advance U.S. Manufacturing and Strengthen Its Global Presence

Meeting the decarbonization demands presented by the climate crisis will require a more advanced grid, greater diversity in power and fuel sources, and a rethinking of personal mobility.

topics: Biden administration, Biofuels, ethanol, Hydrogen, Renewables, Transportation

IEA: Gas Demand is Growing. That’s a Climate Problem

Natural gas consumption is expected to bounce back after a tough 2020 – at a time when governments are looking to reduce their reliance on fossil fuels.

topics: IEA, Natural Gas

No-Deal From OPEC+. But Analysts Say Stalemate is “Unsustainable”

The turmoil at the OPEC+ meeting injects uncertainty into the market—and may presage the challenges ahead.

topics: Biden administration, oil, Oil Demand, Oil Dependence, Oil Prices, Oil Production, Saudi Arabia

Canada Announces Plans to Phase Out ICE Vehicles by 2035

The Canadian government announced a landmark new regulation that would ban gasoline and diesel vehicle sales by 2035, adding its name to the list of governments phasing out the internal combustion engine.

topics: Canada, Electric Vehicles, Energy Policy